Mold Maker in Indianapolis, Indiana at Beckman Coulter Life Sciences

Date Posted: 11/15/2018

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Job Description

Job ID: BEC009664

About Us

At Beckman Coulter, we are dedicated to advancing and optimizing the laboratory. For more than 80 years, we have been a trusted partner for laboratory professionals, helping to advance scientific research and patient care. We do challenging work on a global scale, and are invested in growing our associates’ careers. We embrace continuous improvement, and are passionate about moving science and healthcare forward.

We have a vital role at Beckman Coulter: our focus on innovation, reliability and efficiency has led us to become the partner of choice for clinical, research and industrial customers all over the world.

Beckman Coulter is a Danaher company, operating in two industries: Diagnostics and Life Sciences. 


The mold maker apprentice is responsible the following:
o Repair and preventative maintenance of injection molds, inserts, and related fixtures in order to ensure continuous production and a smooth operation; troubleshooting and identifying tooling issues.
o Disassembling, cleaning and assembling molds for production to achieve 100% cavitation rate at start up.
o Setting up and operating tool room equipment, including lathe, mill, and surface grinder
o Performing functional testing and inspections to predefined methods and sequences of operations within tolerance specifications
o Maintain proper inventory of spare parts.
o Maintain mold history records, e.g. documenting preventive maintenance and repairs.
o Ability to understand and adhere to policies and procedures
        Qualified candidates will have the following:

Job Requirements


  • o High school diploma or equivalent education plus minimum of 2 years hands on experience as an apprentice in a tool room environment.
  • o Proficiency in the set-up and operation of tool room equipment
  • o Proficiency in the use of precision measuring equipment
  • o Relevant experience of 2+ years, Plastics Industry preferred
  • o Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • o Ability and desire to work in a team oriented environment
  • o Ability to perform to schedule in flexible, dynamic work environment with minimal supervision

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 67,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $18.3B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,200% over 20 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.


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