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Mold Repairer in Clinton, MA at Expert Staffing Inc

Date Posted: 7/31/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Key Responsibilities

  • Repair and revise molds and secondary tooling
  • Troubleshoot complex mold problems and help keep production molds in efficient operating condition
  • Assembly and disassembly of all components required in mold repair process
  • Provide documentation for NC tool paths to the toolroom
  • Attend redline, AQP/PAR meetings if required
  • Schedule repair/revision work to meet due dates.  Coordinate with and provide direction for others.
  • Evaluate new mold performance in production
  • Set up and operate toolroom equipment, including manual and/or CNC
  • Subcontract to vendors providing the required information in coordination with mold manufacturing/repair managers
  • May be responsible for heat treating all steels commonly used in mold manufacturing
  • May be responsible for welding including micro welding
  • Support/communicate with production team, other mold manufacturers/repairers, apprentices and engineers
  • Troubleshoot and assemble manifold system
  • Maintain tools so they stay in correct working order
  • Do minor maintenance on machines in toolroom
  • Ability to work in a team environment to assure tooling responsibilities are covered for production needs even on off shifts
  • May require being on call during weekends


  • Where applicable, individual is pre-planning safety into work activities to improve performance
  • Proactively identifies safety concerns
  • Complies with Environmental Management System Program SOP’s/WI, Policy & Program elements and encourages responsible use of resources
  • Actively participate in continual improvement/innovation, corrective action and internal/external customer satisfaction

Job Requirements

Required Qualifications

Education / Experience

  • Two-year degree in machine tooling or similar discipline; or equivalent mix of education and experience
  • Completed apprentice program; or equivalent experience
  • Minimum five (5) years’ experience at a journeyman level including exposure to a variety of mold manufacturing and plastic injection molding processes/technologies

Skills / Competencies

  • Strong problem solving/troubleshooting skills
  • Strong written verbal and interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong working knowledge of plastic injection molds
  • Demonstrable mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to work under minimal supervision
  • Ability to successfully work on/lead several projects simultaneously