Mold Maker

KGS Petaluma , CA 94999

Posted 5 days ago

POSITION OVERVIEW

With minimal supervision, efficiently manage all mold making techniques used in the Department. Ability to train and instruct others in many processes. Create complex and high-quality molds, and generate castings on a production timeline for product assembly. De-mold, clean-up and tool component castings from molds to prepare for assembly.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Familiarity with materials and compounds used in-house for generating molds and castings, as well as knowledge/experience with other materials (not used in-house) that might be beneficial to production.

  • Understanding and experience with gravity-feed molds so they inject and vent properly.

  • Ability to duplicate pre-existing 2-piece box and block molds, and create parting blocks.

  • Ability to perform most mold repairs and maintenance without supervision.

  • Ability to perform jeweler's cut into silicone block molds.

  • Understanding of Ability to cast into different the full range of mold making techniques with minimal supervision, including resin and glass, stone, RTV, box, and layup mold making.

  • Ability to cast materials into different types of production molds. Procedural knowledge of casting most of the commonly produced parts out of silicone and/or urethane.

  • Remove parts from molds after materials catalyze, and perform any specific cleaning, trimming, or tooling as required. Ability to accomplish this with the majority of parts produced within the department.

  • Organize and maintain workspace, tools and equipment used to perform duties.

  • Maintain logs and documentation used to track production runs.

  • Re-order supplies as necessary.

  • Other duties as assigned.

SUPERVISION RECEIVED

REPORTS DIRECTLY TO MOLD DEPT. HEAD.

SUPERVISION EXERCISED

N/A

QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS

  • High School degree or equivalent required.

  • At least two years of experience working in mold making and casting technologies, or at least two years of previous experience working as a Silicone and Urethane Caster with TraumaFX.

  • Ability to use artist tools, and small hand and power tools, e.g. brushes, sculpting tools, Dremels, pneumatic grinders and shapers, etc.

  • Good hand/eye coordination.

  • Strict attention to detail.

  • Proficiency in basic woodworking skills.

  • Good communication skills.

  • Ability to follow detailed instructions, and accept feedback.

  • Ability to work well with others as part of a team.

  • Ability to lift at least 40 Lbs.

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