Preventive Maintenance Technician

Date: 13-May-2022

Location: Kulim, 02, MY

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: None

Requisition ID: 5472


About Teleflex Incorporated

Teleflex is a global provider of clinically effective medical technologies designed to improve the health and quality of people’s lives. We apply purpose driven innovation – a relentless pursuit of identifying unmet clinical needs – to benefit patients and healthcare providers. Our portfolio is diverse, with solutions in the fields of vascular and interventional access, interventional cardiology, surgical, anesthesia, cardiac care, interventional urology, urology, emergency medicine and respiratory care. Teleflex employees worldwide are united in the understanding that what we do every day makes a difference. For more information, please visit


Global Operations - Global Operations is a complex and diverse organization within the company which is responsible for product fulfilment to all our customers from end to end. We pride ourselves on being totally Customer Centric in our unrelenting focus on Improving Quality, Service and Value as perceived by our customers. Our employees are dedicated to the Global Operations Enterprise Excellence journey. Join a dynamic, growing team that offers healthcare providers an array of medical technology solutions that make a difference in patients’ lives.

Position Summary

Principal Responsibilities

  • Responsible for troubleshooting, maintain day-to-day and general preventative maintenance for all machines and equipment in Silicone Molding. Electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic machinery responsibilities will be a primary functionality. 
  • Assist process engineer and the moulding operations to improve change over and response times to processing and/or production needs to improve/ reduce machine downtime.
  • Assist in the achievement of the moulding department goals regarding to product quality and process control standards.
  • Maintains a safe work environment in keeping with 5S and general housekeeping principles. Performs a variety of cleaning and general maintenance tasks as necessary.
  • Provide input and obtain information to and from data terminal. Prepare the daily machine downtime report if required.
  • Participate the preventive maintenance and periodic checks on assigned equipment as instructed.
  • Observe specific parts of equipment and materials in process to determine or analyse the cause of machine malfunctions. Repair and/or make any necessary adjustments to equipment to obtain desired operating results.
  • Maintain all related process documents as per ISO requirements.
  • To perform any other duties as and when directed by the superior/ management
  • Perform any other relevant and related responsibilities that may be assigned from time to time as required by superior.

Education / Experience Requirements

•    Diploma/ Certificate in Mechanical/ Mechatronic/ Machinery or Plastic Engineering
•    5 years and above hands-on experience in machinery, plastic molding process and electrical. Experience as a process / maintenance technician in molding industry is preferred.

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

1.    Skills
•    Must be able to communicate (written and verbal) in English and Malay language. 
•    Good troubleshooting skills in Silicone or Plastic Injection Molding (vertical/ horizontal).
•    Versatile in running Silicone (LSR) Molding Machine, Injection Molding Machine and Vertical Injection Molding machine.
•    Knowledgeable in mechanical drawing, pneumatic diagram, hydraulic diagram will be an advantage.
•    Ability to hands-on in machinery maintenance task is required to be a competent molding maintenance technician.
•    Able to manage all spare part as per required through good spare part management. 
•    Good communication skills enable the technician to exchange machinery/ process ideas with engineer/ superior.
•    Able to develop new process parameters for new products.

Note: As with all positions, due to the dynamic nature of Teleflex Medical business, key responsibilities may evolve and change over time. 

Teleflex is an equal opportunities employer

Teleflex is the home of Arrow®, Deknatel®, Hudson RCI®, LMA®, Pilling®, Rüsch®, UroLift® and Weck® – trusted brands united by a common sense of purpose. Teleflex, the Teleflex logo, Arrow, Deknatel, Hudson RCI, LMA, Pilling, Rüsch, UroLift and Weck are trademarks or registered trademarks of Teleflex Incorporated or its affiliates, in the U.S. and/or other countries.

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