Mold Set-up Technician - Third Shift

Hartville, OH 44632

Posted: 06/22/2024 Employment Type: Temp-To-Hire Job Category: Machining Job Number: 21 - 172616 lm Pay Rate: $13 to $15/hr, based on experience

Job Description

We are seeking a Mold Set-up Technician to perform duties related to exchanging molds in injection molding machines.  This is a third shift opportunity.  

Job Responsibilities:

  • Proper procedures of  mold installation including molds with SM Process
  • Read work order, install proper molds with correct inserts using Mold Set-up Sheet, Scientific Molding Process Diagrams, and Mold Set-up Checklist
  • Clean molds parting line, cavity/core inserts, part chute or conveyor belts, and lubrication of pins, bushings, and other moving parts
  • Clean and protect against rust with light oil of mold base and machine platens when required and clean and safe work place
  • Clean up after all mold installations and return mold to their proper location
  • Communicate all mold/machine issues or damage before installing or removing 
  • Train personnel in grinding and material handling
  • Take care of tools and report any missing or broken tools
  • Be back-up to Assistant Supervisor and start up injection machine
  • Perform other duties as needed



Job Requirements


  • Must have a High School Diploma or GED
  • Must be an accomplished individual with a working knowledge of injection molding manufacturing floor, mold storage, and handling with minimum 1 year experience; Injection machine processes preferred
  • Must understand and demonstrate all safety requirements for the use and handling of molds, injection machines, and equipment
  • Must be certified and able to operate a forklift
  • Must improve ability in accordance with the skilled labor training matrix
  • Must be highly motivated and able to work independently
  • Must have the ability to lift up to 50 pounds with heavier weights at times
  • Must have strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Work boots are required

Only those candidates that can pass a background check and drug screen will be considered

Area Temps still believes that the best way to serve both our employees and our customers is through personal service. To apply for this Third Shift Mold Set-up Technician position, please submit your resume to, call (216) 575-7145, or TEXT “your name & 172616” to (216) 458-1784. 

Additional Information

For over 35 years, Area Temps has been committed to providing Northeast Ohio companies with office staffing services, technical, skilled trades, industrial and professional staffing solutions.  We measure our success by the thousands of people who have accepted permanent positions with our client companies, either through a direct hire or after successfully completing an initial temporary assignment.

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With over 30 years experience in Greater Cleveland and thousands of people employed successfully each year, Area Temps still believes that the best way to serve both our employees and our customers is through personal service. When you apply online, we'll review your work skills and location preferences within 24 hours. Qualified candidates will be contacted to arrange for a personal interview, and our personnel supervisors will work with you to find the perfect assignment.

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