3rd Shift Mold Technician

Coloma, Michigan 49038

Job description

The Mold Tech is to primarily monitor, troubleshoot, and maintain plastic blow molding machines in order to produce parts of an acceptable quality and quantity per production standards as directed by a supervisor. Troubleshooting tasks might include dealing with inconsistent material, faulty equipment, human error, and preventing defects from occurring.

Essential Functions:

  • Operates blow molding machinery when needed;
  • Coaching/training operators including production paperwork;
  • Supports supervisor duties in their absence;
  • Perform all duties with a high degree of dedication to safety and environmental control;
  • Reliable, regular and consistent attendance 5 days/week.
  • Leading by exhibiting personal commitment to standards of attendance, behavior, policy/rules compliance, safety and quality.
  • Other duties as assigned or needed by supervisor.


  • Minimum High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Operation and Adjustment Experience with Blow Molding Machines (Preferred)
  • Ability to work with little supervision, establish priorities.
  • Understand and comply with all applicable OSHA safety rules/regulations and Lock Out/Tag Out Requirements.
  • Must be able to be forklift certified within 60 days
  • Ability to work as a team.
  • Ability to work with little supervision, establish priorities.


  • Move finished boxes weighing 50-60 lbs to pallets. May have to lift boxes overhead
  • Must be able to monitor and troubleshoot presses, grinders and secondary equipment of varying size.
  • Be willing to work overtime as needed, sometimes with minimum notice (including some weekends and holidays) to cover responsibilities based on the needs of the business
  • Must be able to push, pull, twist, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crawl.
  • Must be able to perform repetitive motions such as reaching, grasping, bending, lifting, stretching, walking up and down stairs and turning.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $15.00 per hour

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