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Injection Molding Die/Mold Set Up Technician- 1st, 2nd and 3rd Shifts

Manufacture of Metal and Plastic Components Auburn Hills, MI
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

We are looking to fill our 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shifts. Come be a part of our continuous growing success!

We have been the leader in the strut-mounted clamp market for 50 years, offering a wide variety of solutions when shock, vibration and corrosion are a problem. As the originator of the cushion clamp assembly, Our Name is the name to request in the fluid power, pneumatic, refrigeration and HVAC industries. Proudly made in the U.S.A.

Job Description

  • Job set up and startup of molding machines, ensures product quality, signs off on production run after satisfactory quality checks
  • Cleans, and positions molds onto the injection molding machine aided with a crane.
  • Troubleshoot molding machines and equipment.
  • Ensure injection molding machines and connected automated systems are set to approved standard parameters, quality standards, and meet all production goals.
  • Set-up machines, and keep them running through the shift
  • Read instructions and prints
  • Remove parts/cushions from machine, trim cushions from runners
  • Inspects, measures with calipers to ensure quality of parts
  • Keep feed hopper loaded with material to ensure continuous running and avoid “short shots”
  • Load trimmed parts/cushions to storage box, weigh count, apply bar code label with part number and quantity
  • Document product produced on work orders sheets
  • Move finished product from molding to WIP designated WIP racks
  • Unload outside services molding, box and move to WIP racks
  • Unload material from truck
  • Communicate with bagging, and pick/pack for hot parts
  • Cycle count cushions (random inventory checks)
  • Communicate with team leader on press issues, quality issues
  • Separate and grind runners ensuring not to mix colors


  • Mechanical ability to tear down and reassemble injection mold tooling
  • Install insert changes in tooling
  • Mold Preventative Maintenance: tear down and reassembly, or making insert changes for next set up
  • Troubleshooting press alarms, press process, machine issues, and or tooling issues


* Shift differential pay *

2nd shift - $0.65 per hour

3rd shift - $0.55 per hour

Manufacture of Metal and Plastic Components


Auburn Hills, MI