Mold Repair/Toolroom Technician, D shift, 7pm - 7am, Weds, Thurs, Fri, alternating Sat nights

Date: May 13, 2023

Location: Cary, IL, US, 60013

Company: Aptar Group

Position Summary

Under the direction of the Toolroom Supervisor and Moldmakers, assemble and disassemble injection molds for the purpose of cleaning, converting and regaining cavitation in an accurate and timely manner, manufacture Single Minute Exchange of Die (SMED) fixtures as well as operate Toolroom machinery.   

Job Elements & Position Responsibilities

  • Disassemble and reassemble injection molds to meet production and sampling schedules
  • Clean molds and mold components and perform preventative maintenance according to the Toolroom checklist
  • Install replacement cavity forming steel in order to regain cavitation of molds
  • Complete Toolroom Work Orders and all accompanying Toolroom documentation

Required Qualifications


  • High school diploma or GED preferred




  • Must demonstrate (as determined by testing) mechanical aptitude and be proficient in math
  • Must be able to stand or walk 11 hours of the normal 12 hour shift
  • Must have good mobility and must be able to routinely lift loads of up to 50 lbs from floor level to above waist
  • Must have high energy level and be able to work well under pressure
  • Must be able to hear warning signals and verbal alerts to avoid injury during manufacturing process
  • Must have good vision in order to perform visual inspection duties
  • Must be able to work effectively, communicate with others and be willing to work as a member of a team
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English in order to communicate and understand relevant information relating to quality and production issues
  • Must be able to follow instructions and work independently
  • Must be able to obtain a forklift license
  • Must possess basic computer skills such as Microsoft Office Suite and email programs such as Microsoft Outlook
  • Must be willing to assume additional responsibilities as delegated

Nearest Major Market: Chicago