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Plastic injection mold- Mold Maker

Torrance, CA 90501

Posted: 04/30/2024 Industry: Automotive Job Number: c375b248-00b6-4b47-bbba-390c0eff5643 Pay Rate: 20-40

Job Description

  • Job Description: Mold Maker/Toolmaker


    General Overview:

    We are seeking a skilled Mold Maker/Toolmaker to join our team and play a pivotal role in the fabrication and maintenance of plastic injection molds, cutting tools, jigs, fixtures, and more. As a vital member of our team, you will be responsible for analyzing specifications, laying out fabrication processes, and crafting high-quality components to exacting standards.




    - Set up and teardown equipment, ensuring smooth operation throughout the fabrication process.

    - Perform manual machining tasks on a variety of machines, including mills, lathes, surface grinders, and saws.

    - Review completed layouts and drawings for accuracy, clarity, and adherence to standards, recommending revisions as needed.

    - Operate conventional machine shop equipment and sinker EDM machines to shape workpieces according to specifications, from cutting and turning to milling and grinding.

    - Demonstrate advanced manual machining skills, such as milling contours, engraving, and turning threads, with precision and efficiency.

    - Smooth and fit surfaces and assemblies, ensuring seamless integration into mechanisms.

    - Utilize CAD/CAM software to develop data and preliminary layouts, presenting design proposals to internal and external stakeholders.

    - Apply understanding of injection molding mechanics and mold function to machining processes.

    - Inspect finished molds for surface finish, size requirements, and defect detection, ensuring compliance with quality standards.

    - Build and repair close tolerance mold components with meticulous attention to detail.

    - Utilize working knowledge of heat treatment processes for steel in mold fabrication.

    - Perform complex mold repairs and spot shutoffs as required.




    - Proficiency in manual machining techniques and operation of machine shop equipment.

    - Familiarity with CAD/CAM software is advantageous.

    - Strong attention to detail and precision in workmanship.

    - Ability to interpret technical drawings and specifications accurately.

    - Understanding of injection molding mechanics and mold function is preferred.

    - Excellent problem-solving skills and ability to work independently.

    - Effective communication and teamwork abilities.

    - Previous experience in a manufacturing environment is desirable.


    Join us in this exciting opportunity to contribute to our team's success and make a meaningful impact in our manufacturing operations! Apply now and unleash your potential with us. #Aprior

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