Mold Setter

Green Lane, PA

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Description

Mold Setter/Mold Machine Operator

Green Lane PA, 18054

Shifts available: 1st, 2nd and 3rd 

Pay-rate based on the experience! 

 

SUMMARY:

Change molds on injection molding machines, set-up process and troubleshoot. 

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Select the correct mold per the work order, determine its suitability for the job, and set it up according to the process instructions
  • Ensure all loose pellets and purging are removed from the top of the machine, under sleds and that the correct material is being used
  • Maintain a safe and efficient operation of molds and machines while in production and make any necessary adjustments
  • Coordinate with the supervisor what changes are scheduled and what priority order is required
  • Assist with operator’s breaks as necessary
  • At shift start, always discuss with the previous mold setter any existing problems or changes and follow through with the same procedure with the on-coming mold setter

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and ability required. 

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

High school diploma or one to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience

LANGUAGE SKILLS:

Ability to read, analyze and interpret drawings, work orders and procedures. Must know how to read and write English, all paperwork requirements must be in English

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS:

Ability to work with basic mathematical concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions to practical situations.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

Walk, stand and reach with hands and arms. This job also requires lifting of 30 lbs. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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