Mold Technician

Date: Apr 12, 2021

Office Location: Lincolnton, NC, US, 28092

Company: Aptar Group


Looking for candidates with strong mechanical aptitude to learn skills as a mold technician. The right candidate will possess a strong mechanical aptitude, organization skills, attention to detail, and excellent communication.

This person will work independently, as well as in a team environment, doing all aspects of injection mold preventative maintenance and troubleshooting / problem solving. No prior experience required. We’ll train the right person.


Job Elements & Position Responsibilities:

· Full Disassembly and reassembly of molds

· Cleaning of mold components (hand and tank processes)

· Cleaning and changing of ultrasonic wash unit and coolant tanks

· In-Press mold preventative maintenance

· Perform mold component conversions in multi-cavity tooling

· Housekeeping and 5S activity

· Hydraulic Cylinder Maintenance and Repair

· Repair of molds for increased cavitation.

· Problem solving. Root cause analysis of issues

· Use of mold books, torque charts and SOP’s


Required Qualifications:

· Strong mechanical ability, organizational skills and communication

· Use of hand and pneumatic tools

· High school diploma or GED

· Ability to work well within a team environment as well as self-directed


Preferred Qualifications:

· Prior experience in a Tooling or Manufacturing atmosphere is a bonus

· Blueprint knowledge

· Basic knowledge of Toolroom machines and equipment

· Lean manufacturing training

· Basic Electrical troubleshooting (for hot runners and controllers)

· ASE certification beneficial (auto mechanics or similar skilled trade)

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte
Nearest Secondary Market: Concord