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SIMTEC Silicone Parts, LLC is recognized as one of North America’s top solutions provider for Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR) and Multi-Shot LSR components. Our customers include Fortune 100 companies that have entrusted us with production of their automotive, life science, industrial, and consumer components.

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SIMTEC Team

As we continue our growth, we are looking for passionate, qualified, talent to join our unique, innovative, dynamic, growing company! If you are a dedicated individual looking for an opportunity to begin or advance your career please submit your resume for consideration.

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Positions Available

Toolmaker

Industrial Maintenance Mechanic

Material Handler

Injection Molding Specialist

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Current Openings at SIMTEC Silicone Parts (Miramar, FL)

Toolmaker

Position:               Tooling Maintenance Specialist/Toolmaker

Department:        Tool Room

Reports to:           Vice President of Production

FLSA status:        Non-Exempt

Revised:               August 2019

 

Position Summary

To successfully perform this job, the individual must be able to perform each essential job responsibility satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable an individual with disabilities to perform the essential job responsibilities. Job descriptions represent a general outline of job responsibilities and qualifications. They are not intended to be comprehensive in nature. In addition, jobs evolve over time and, therefore, their descriptions may not reflect the precise nature of the position at a given point of time.

General Description:  Ensure that all tooling and molds are clean and well maintained at all times to ensure proper functioning, quality and performance.

 Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintenance: Repair all production related equipment, hardware and tools as needed, this will include general maintenance and replacement of production machine parts to limit chance of production breakdowns. Document tooling maintenance in accordance with internal and external requirements. Develop/update process documents to show proper repair and maintenance techniques
  • Tool Making: Machine, grind, and EDM tooling components according to drawings
  • Cleaning: Clean, repair and maintain molds and inserts in accordance with the tool supplier’s maintenance schedule and instructions
  • Work environment: Maintain a clean and organized work space. Maintain a safe work environment by assuring conformance to policies and good practices.Address safety issues immediately – people, equipment or work area.

 Additional Job Responsibilities:

  • Conduct special projects as assigned
  • Assist in training new team members

 Required Skills and Competencies:

  • High school diploma, or equivalent
  • 3 to 5 years experience working in machinery maintenance in a manufacturing facility
  • 5 years experience in CNC machining (lathe , Mill, EDM)
  • Ability to read electrical, hydraulic, and tool prints
  • Expert knowledge and use of common manual repair tools
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
  • High level attention to detail with ability multi-task and prioritize work
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

 Preferred Skills and Competencies:

  • Associate degree in industrial maintenance or related field
  • 2 years working in mold maintenance, welding or hydraulics

Working Conditions:

  • Ability to work in confined area with loud noise, extreme temperatures, standing for 8+ hours
  • Ability to perform light to moderate physical tasks often, ability to lift up to 80 pounds
  • Exposure to chemicals used to clean and maintain tools and machinery

About SIMTEC Silicone Parts, LLC

SIMTEC is a leading, U.S.-based Extraordinary Solutions provider exclusively focused on the customized, serial production of Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR), LSR over-molded and 2-Shot (LSR/Thermoplastic) solutions, and Multi-Shot (LSR/Thermoplastic and Metal) injection molded components. As a technology driven company, for more than 17 years SIMTEC has been envisioning and manufacturing high precision, tight tolerance solutions for global innovative leaders in the automotive, life science, electronic, infant and personal care industries. SIMTEC Silicone Parts is ISO 9001, ISO 13485, and ISO/TS 16949 certified, as well as cGMP compliant. The company is a proud member of the RICO GROUP.

 

Industrial Maintenance Mechanic

Position:               Industrial Maintenance Mechanic

Department:        Production

Reports to:           VP Production

FLSA status:        Non-Exempt

Revised:               August 2019

 

Position Summary

 To successfully perform this job, the individual must be able to perform each essential job responsibility satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable an individual with disabilities to perform the essential job responsibilities. Job descriptions represent a general outline of job responsibilities and qualifications. They are not intended to be comprehensive in nature. In addition, jobs evolve over time and, therefore, their descriptions may not reflect the precise nature of the position at a given point of time.

General Description:  Provide support for all facility maintenance, preventive maintenance, equipment repair, and troubleshooting of facility equipment and process support systems. Maintain or repair property, production areas, and equipment through preventive maintenance program; ensures all maintenance and repairs are completed in a timely, cost-effective manner and according to all specifications.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintenance:  Maintain facility and repair all production related equipment, hardware and tools as needed; this will include general maintenance and replacement of production machine parts to limit chance of production breakdowns. Document maintenance in accordance with internal and external requirements. Develop/update process documents to show proper repair and maintenance techniques. Perform troubleshooting and repair techniques on manufacturing equipment, electrical/electronic and mechanical systems.
  • Housekeeping:  Ensure that all equipment is clean and ready for use. Perform monthly test on all safety systems.
  • Work environment: Maintain a clean and organized work space. Maintain a safe work environment by assuring conformance to policies and good practices. Address safety issues immediately – people, equipment or work area. Interface with VP Production regarding maintenance need and ensures timely response to requests.
  • Quality: Demonstrate accuracy and thoroughness; Looks for ways to improve and promote quality; Provide feedback for improved performance; Ensure work quality.

Additional Job Responsibilities:

  • Conduct special projects as assigned
  • Assist in training new team members

Required Skills and Competencies:

  • High school diploma, or equivalent
  • 3 years experience working in industrial maintenance environment
  • Expert knowledge and use of common manual repair tools
  • High level attention to detail with ability multi-task and prioritize work
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

 Preferred Skills and Competencies:

  • Associate degree in industrial maintenance or related field
  • 1 year working in mold maintenance, welding or hydraulics

 Working Conditions:

  • Ability to perform light to moderate physical tasks often, ability to lift up to 80 pounds
  • Working with light to heavy machinery
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to work in confined area with loud noise, extreme temperatures

About SIMTEC Silicone Parts, LLC

SIMTEC is a leading, U.S.-based Extraordinary Solutions provider exclusively focused on the customized, serial production of Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR), LSR over-molded and 2-Shot (LSR/Thermoplastic) solutions, and Multi-Shot (LSR/Thermoplastic and Metal) injection molded components. As a technology driven company, for more than 17 years SIMTEC has been envisioning and manufacturing high precision, tight tolerance solutions for global innovative leaders in the automotive, life science, electronic, infant and personal care industries. SIMTEC Silicone Parts is ISO 9001, ISO 13485, and ISO/TS 16949 certified, as well as cGMP compliant. The company is a proud member of the RICO GROUP.

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Material Handler

Position:               Material Handler

Department:        Production

Reports to:           VP Production

FLSA status:        Non-Exempt

Revised:               May 2019

 

Position Summary

To successfully perform this job, the individual must be able to perform each essential job responsibility satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable an individual with disabilities to perform the essential job responsibilities. Job descriptions represent a general outline of job responsibilities and qualifications. They are not intended to be comprehensive in nature. In addition, jobs evolve over time and, therefore, their descriptions may not reflect the precise nature of the position at a given point of time.

General Description: 

Responsible for assisting with the set up and operation of the injection-molding machines to mold parts and components in compliance with customer specifications. Monitor injection molding machines as well as related equipment and supplies to ensure continued production of quality parts.

 Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Material Handling: Assist with raw material changes, and support production by following procedures to ensure that lines are equipped with an adequate supply of trays, containers, etc. for de-molded parts.
  • Quality Assurance:  Complete visual inspections of parts produced and notify Injection Molding Specialists and QA department of non-conforming parts.
  • Work Environment: Adhere to cleanliness standards and product safety guidelines, including machine cleaning assignments. Maintain a safe work environment by assuring conformance to policies and good practices. Address safety issues immediately –people, equipment or work area.

 Additional Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist with secondary operations functions
  • Inspect and package finished goods
  • Assist in training new team members
  • Improve quality of production and improve plant efficiency through process improvements
  • Conduct special projects as assigned

Required Skills and Competencies:

  • High School Diploma, or equivalent
  • Mechanical aptitude with the ability to learn and adapt
  • Good verbal communication
  • Good mathematical skills
  • High level attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a team environment and as well as work independently

Preferred Skills and Competencies:

  • Familiarity with software programs including ERP, Microsoft Office, AutoCAD
  • Experience working in a Lean manufacturing environment (Six Sigma, Kaizen)
  • Lift truck certified

 Working Conditions:

  • Physically able to bend, squat, twist, climb, push/pull, reach & lift up to 50 pounds
  • Ability to handle and grip small parts
  • Ability to work in confined area with loud noise, extreme temperatures, standing for 8+ hours
  • Occasional travel

About SIMTEC Silicone Parts, LLC

SIMTEC is a leading, U.S.-based Extraordinary Solutions provider exclusively focused on the customized, serial production of Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR), LSR over-molded and 2-Shot (LSR/Thermoplastic) solutions, and Multi-Shot (LSR/Thermoplastic and Metal) injection molded components. As a technology driven company, for more than 17 years SIMTEC has been envisioning and manufacturing high precision, tight tolerance solutions for global innovative leaders in the automotive, life science, electronic, infant and personal care industries. SIMTEC Silicone Parts is ISO 9001, ISO 13485, and ISO/TS 16949 certified, as well as cGMP compliant. The company is a proud member of the RICO GROUP.

Injection Molding Specialist

Position:          Injection Molding Specialist

Department:   Production

Reports to:      Vice President of Production

FLSA status:   Non-Exempt

Revised:           March 2019

To successfully perform this job, the individual must be able to perform each essential job responsibility satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable an individual with disabilities to perform the essential job responsibilities. Job descriptions represent a general outline of job responsibilities and qualifications. They are not intended to be comprehensive in nature. In addition, jobs evolve over time and, therefore, their descriptions may not reflect the precise nature of the position at a given point of time.

General Description: 

Responsible for assisting with the operation of injection-molding machines to mold parts and components in compliance with customer specifications. Monitor injection molding machines as well as related equipment and supplies to ensure continued production of quality parts.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

Machine Operations:

  • Start-up and shut-down of Injection Molding Machines and auxiliary equipment
  • Inspection of product manufacturing according to control plan and work instructions
  • Daily preventive maintenance on production equipment (mold, injection molding machine, chiller, plastic pallets dryer, temperature control unit, vacuum pump), etc.
  • Verify production process against documented process
  • Keep the assigned injection molding machine clean and organized under the 5S System
  • Report scrap and rejects in the IT system
  • Create product labels in the IT system
  • Assist in Secondary Operations as needed (post-cure, sorting), etc.
  • Check and restock the raw material (plastic pallet, master batch, silicone, silicone color, boxes, dividers, and trays), etc.

Work Environment:

  • Adhere to cleanliness standards and product safety guidelines, including machine cleaning assignments
  • Maintain a safe work environment by assuring conformance to policies and good practices
  • Address safety issues immediately – people, equipment and work area.

Additional Job Responsibilities:

  • Work close with the shift supervisor and QA to ensure product quality
  • Must be punctual and reliable

Required Skills and Competencies:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Mechanical aptitude with the ability to learn and adapt
  • Five years’ experience working on injection molding ecosystems
  • Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills in English language
  • High level attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment

Preferred Skills and Competencies:

  • Mechanical Engineering Degree
  • Basic knowledge of hydraulics, pneumatic’s, electrical and mechanical operations

Working Conditions:

  • Ability to maintain a flexible schedule to accommodate additional work time as necessary
  • Ability to perform moderate lifting to up 50 pounds and physical tasks associate with heavy equipment, machinery, and production materials including operating forklifts
  • Ability to handle and grip small parts
  • Ability to work in confined area with loud noise, extreme temperatures
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time (8+ hours)

 About SIMTEC Silicone Parts, LLC

SIMTEC is a leading, U.S.-based Extraordinary Solutions provider exclusively focused on the customized, serial production of Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR), LSR over-molded and 2-Shot (LSR/Thermoplastic) solutions, and Multi-Shot (LSR/Thermoplastic and Metal) injection molded components. As a technology driven company, for more than 17 years SIMTEC has been envisioning and manufacturing high precision, tight tolerance solutions for global innovative leaders in the automotive, life science, electronic, infant and personal care industries. SIMTEC Silicone Parts is ISO 9001, ISO 13485, and IATF 16949 certified, as well as cGMP compliant. The company is a proud member of the RICO GROUP.