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At IntriPlex, our employees are our most valuable appreciating assets. We understand that the success of our business today and tomorrow rests squarely with our people. We do our very best to attract, develop, and retain outstanding human resources. The result is a culture of precision that is developed and nurtured at our core.

The IntriPlex Approach

Our 30+ years of success comes from hiring the right person the first time. We remain committed to finding and retaining leaders and team members who have both the desire and talent to live and breathe the “exactness” that resonates in our team. Our employees are fully engaged in improving our products and processes, and the mission is clear—we are dedicated to bringing innovative and enabling precision component solutions to our customers so that their products can meet and exceed the expectations of their customers. We remain diligent in our commitment to superior world-class quality and customer service. We want everything that we do and every point of contact to reflect that.

OUR FAVORITE REASONS TO WORK AT INTRIPLEX

An atmosphere of respect

IntriPlex fosters a professional yet “family style” work environment where everyone is treated with dignity and respect. Our people genuinely care about the well-being of our customers and of one another.

Creativity in Diversity

IntriPlex is very proud of the diversity in our organization. This diversity in the background, experience, and culture of our people provides multiple viewpoints that form fertile ground for creativity.

Continuous learning

Curiosity is our compass. Our commitment to accomplishing incredible things emboldens us to tackle big challenges. Experience autonomy in your career with new opportunities and complex problems to support individual development.

Comprehensive benefits

Medical, Dental, & Vision Insurance

Life and AD&D Insurance

401-K with Company Match

Competitive Salary with Performance Compensation

Section 125 FSA Account

At IntriPlex, we approach our work with the same integrity and passion as we do each product we create. We believe that our success is made by our dedicated team who believes in our mission to deliver the highest quality service and product. We want our employees to have fulfilling careers driven by curiosity and commitment. The challenges we solve are serious, but we have fun every day because we love what we do.

OPEN POSITIONS


Job Title: Tool & Die Maker
Department: Manufacturing
Reports To: Program Manager, Stamping Technology
Hours: 6:30 am – 3:00 pm, M-F
Pay Scale: $40 – $50 per hour

 

SUMMARY
The Tool & Die Maker will perform maintenance, trials, and troubleshoot complex stamp and dies. The position is a key part of a close-working manufacturing and engineering group that supports our internal and external customers and the operations of the company.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
As follows. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Requires general knowledge of construction and maintenance of progressive metal stamping dies and ability to actively engage in new product/part development.
  • Sets up and operates all basic machine tools, mills, lathes, grinders, and machinist hand tools.
  • Capability to grind die components to +/-.0001” tolerance on tool steel and carbide is strongly preferred.
  • Knowledge of shop inspection procedures, mechanical, optical, and computer-assisted measuring equipment.
  • Understanding of SPC manufacturing environment.
  • Analyzes and interprets specifications, including blueprints, engineering sketches, and verbal information.
  • Requires general knowledge of various tool steels and their application.
  • General knowledge of jigs and fixtures, automated machinery, and basic shop machine maintenance.
  • This job requires the ability to work in multiple locations and/or to relocate to a different state.

 

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES
None

 

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made for individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

  • Language Skills: Ability to read, analyze and interpret scientific and technical journals.  Ability to respond to common inquiries.
  • Math Skills: Strong math skills, and problem-solving ability necessary.
  • Reasoning Ability: Analytical skills necessary to maintain and troubleshoot precision, high-speed progressive dies.
  • Physical Demands: Proper lifting techniques are required.  Extended periods of standing may be required.  Ability to lift up to 50 lbs on occasion.
  • Work Environment: May require occasional exposure to the manufacturing areas where certain areas may require the use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses with side shields, and mandatory hearing protection.

For the most part, room temperatures are ambient lighting with traditional office equipment.

 

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE

  • Two years of technical school, and ten years of experience in tool and die making specifically progressive tooling. Previous involvement with new product development activities including tooling and process advancement working closely with tool designers preferred. Managerial experience is considered a plus.

 

IntriPlex Technologies is a global leader in high volume, precision metal stamping and forming technology, well-recognized for engineering excellence, product quality, and a broad product innovation portfolio across multiple industries. Today, IntriPlex places a growing focus on advancing battery technology with critical breakthrough stamping solutions for prismatic and cylindrical battery cell components. Our customers choose us to partner with them for innovative precision metal stamping solutions. We’re headquartered in Santa Barbara, California. We manufacture in the USA and Thailand.

 

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Job Title: In-Process / Final Inspector
Department: Quality
Reports To: Director of Quality / Quality Engineer
Hours: 6:00 am – 2:30 pm, M-F
Pay Scale: $23.00 – $25.00 an hour, depending on experience

 

SUMMARY
We are looking for a responsible In-Process / Final Inspector who performs visual and dimensional inspection of parts OTP (off the Press), OTP final inspection. The ideal candidate will possess a trained eye for detail and will be reliable and committed. In depth knowledge and comprehension of quality standards is essential.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
(Other duties may be assigned)

  • Inspects in-process production by confirming specifications, conducting visual and measurement tests, communicating required adjustments to production supervisor.
  • Approves finished products by confirming specifications, conducting visual and measurement tests
  • Inspect parts under the microscope or 10X magnification for possible visual defects
  • Measure product dimensions and compare the final product to the specifications. Inspect parts using the following equipment; custom micrometers/gauges and gauge pins, optical comparator, Zygo Interferometer, non-contact vision system (Vision CMM)
  • Identify defects during inspection process
  • Complete / Update job travelers with inspection status
  • Record recurring defects on move-tickets to send to next process operation
  • Maintains safe and healthy work environment by following standards and procedures, and complying with legal regulations

 

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES
None

 

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty with confidence and consistency. The requirements listed below are representative of knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made for individuals with disabilities.

  • Written and verbal communication skills
  • Basic math skills
  • Basic computer skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Analytic skills
  • Documentation skills
  • Hand/eye coordination
  • Reporting skills
  • Blueprint / GD&T reading

For the most part, room temperatures are ambient lighting with traditional office equipment.

 

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE

  • High school diploma
  • Experience with measuring devices such as meters, gauges, computers, calipers, and other measuring instruments
  • 3-5 years quality inspector experience

 

SPECIFIC PHYSICAL DEMANDS

  • Sit and/or Stand for long periods of time
  • Able to lift 40lbs

 

IntriPlex Technologies is a global leader in high volume, precision metal stamping and forming technology, well-recognized for engineering excellence, product quality, and a broad product innovation portfolio across multiple industries. Today, IntriPlex places a growing focus on advancing battery technology with critical breakthrough stamping solutions for prismatic and cylindrical battery cell components. Our customers choose us to partner with them for innovative precision metal stamping solutions. We’re headquartered in Santa Barbara, California. We manufacture in the USA and Thailand.

 

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Job Title: Press Operator
Department: Quality
Reports To: Senior Director of Operations & Engineering
Hours: 6:30 am – 2:00 pm, M-F
Pay Scale: $92K – $95K

 

SUMMARY
The Quality Engineering Manager is responsible for the IntriPlex’s Quality Management System, incoming material, in-process and outgoing product quality inspection, inspection equipment and gages, as well as customer quality communication for IntriPlex’s US products. This individual leads the inspection team and interfaces with other production and engineering groups utilizing strong communication skills, solid quality engineering fundamentals and a proactive and innovative approach to help IntriPlex improve its systems, win new business, and execute well during production.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
As follows. Other duties may be assigned.

 

Maintains and updates the Quality Management System to ISO 9001 standards and new customer requirements.  Leads the Inspection and Quality Technician team.  Develop capable inspection procedures for new products.  Coordinates the activities of visual, dimensional, mechanical and test inspections relating to source, first article, receiving, in-process, final and test operations using company or customer supplied specifications, drawings, equipment and/or procedures.  The position is a key part of a close working Quality group that supports the operations of the company, including Production and Product Engineering. The general responsibilities of the position include:

 

  • Write all in-process and final inspection procedures.
  • Responsible for selection of gauging used and the programming of Nikon CMM vision, contact gage and other systems to verify the quality of stamped components.
  • Oversee the inspection activities and seek out improvements to methods and systems to improve product quality or productivity.
  • Interact directly with external customers to address all aspects of IPT quality. Set quality goals for specific products or customers and perform actions to meet those goals.
  • Responsible for data package output, as required, to customer shipments.
  • Respond to customer inquiries and complaints. Use and maintain SCAR and NCMR systems.
  • Manage calibration of all metrology equipment.
  • Perform and coordinate metrology correlations and improvement activities both internally and with customers.
  • Travel when required to support external customer and/or vendor issues. (i.e. correlation exercises).
  • Develop and maintain an incoming material inspection system. Provide detailed documentation for the system, training of inspector(s) and reporting of incoming inspection system data.
  • Manage Discrepant Material (DMR) and Vendor Corrective Action (VCAR) system. Work directly with supplier and manufacturing to assure optimum material quality is supplied to manufacturing.
  • Develop suppliers’ capabilities and new suppliers as needed to support production requirements.

 

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES
Supervision of inspection team and Quality Assurance Technician.

 

CAPABILITIES

  • Strong verbal and written communication.
  • Windows-based PC applications (MS Office), Excel VBA programming, etc.
  • SPC methods and data analyses using Excel or software such as MiniTab. DOE and Six Sigma experience preferred.
  • SPC data management systems and programming, Infinity QS preferred.
  • Vision-based and contact CMM programming, Nikon preferred.
  • GD&T and ANSIY14.5 drawing interpretation.
  • Precision contact measurement tool specification, selection and use.
  • Gage capability analyses.
  • Visual inspection methods and standards.
  • Supervision and training of employees.
  • General safety, Lock-Out/Tag-Out and Haz-Mat experience preferred.

 

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE

  • BS in Engineering or equivalent degree and/or equivalent experience.
  • Five (5) years of manufacturing experience with at least three (3) in Quality Engineering related activities.
  • ISO 9001.
  • Measurement System Analyses.
  • American Society for Quality (ASQ) Certified Quality Engineer (CQE) preferred.
  • Automotive industry is a plus.
  • IATF 16949 is a plus.

 

IntriPlex Technologies is a global leader in high volume, precision metal stamping and forming technology, well-recognized for engineering excellence, product quality, and a broad product innovation portfolio across multiple industries. Today, IntriPlex places a growing focus on advancing battery technology with critical breakthrough stamping solutions for prismatic and cylindrical battery cell components. Our customers choose us to partner with them for innovative precision metal stamping solutions. We’re headquartered in Santa Barbara, California. We manufacture in the USA and Thailand.

 

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