Shop Technician (R&D Molding/Casting)

Job TitleShop Technician (R&D Molding/Casting)

Job Description

Philips is a diversified technology company, focused on improving people’s lives through meaningful innovation. With a century of history and more than 450 innovative products and services, we are ready to meet today’s challenges in healthcare by creating solutions that deliver better care to more people at lower cost.

Philips Respironics is a global leader in the sleep and respiratory markets, we’re passionate about providing solutions that lead to healthier patients, practices, and businesses. For us, innovation in sleep apnea management, oxygen therapy, noninvasive ventilation, and respiratory drug delivery is driven by gaining insight into the needs of our customers.

Your responsibilities

As Shop Technician you will build silicone tools and utilize Rapid Prototype molds to cast urethane and RTV (room temperature vulcanization) silicone parts, and finish masters for prototype parts to meet customer requirements. You will also perform a variety of duties such as mixing materials, assembling mold parts, filling molds, and stacking molds to mold and cast a wide range of products.

We are looking for

An understanding of mold splits, undercuts, venting/gating and other basic molding techniques and methods a plus. In addition, your experience should include knowledge of basic shop equipment (including band and table saws, vertical mill, drill press, vacuum casters and ovens), measuring tools and devices, and understanding of the characteristics of silicones, urethanes, and epoxies, and a basic understanding of computers. Related college or trade school education is also an advantage. Occasional lifting of 50 pounds may be required.

Philips is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, creed, citizenship, disability, protected veteran or marital status.

As an equal opportunity employer, Philips is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans’ Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.


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