Toolroom - Mold Maintenance

Axiall Shelby, MI


Repair, maintain, and set up molds so they are available for production.


* Changing components of family molds to facilitate production of different products.

* Repairing, cleaning and inspection of molds.

* Lubricate and maintain internal and external components of tooling.

* Proper use of Bridgeport, lathe, grinder, and other machinery.

* Operate overhead cranes and lift trucks to transport and move dies and molds.

* Proper use of various hand tools, power tools, lifts, gages, etc. in the repair and maintenance of tools.

* Maintain the tool room to provide a safe and hazard free environment.

* Assist with mold setting in large and small presses.


* Minimum High School Diploma or equivalent. Associates degree or technical training in related fields such as engineering, metalworking, mold design, etc. a plus.

* Minimum two years experience working in tool room, metal or plastics manufacturing environment preferred.

* Strong mechanical aptitude.

* Knowledge of part and mold complexities.

* Knowledge of plastic injection molds.

* Knowledge of proper use of horizontal mills, lathes, grinders and cut off saw.

* Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

* Strong attention to detail.

* Understanding of and commitment to safe working practices and must pass company safety training and licensing as required.

* Ability to work under minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.