Tool Maker – Plastic Injection Molding


Company Name
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Posted On
April 27, 2021
Job ID


Seeking Journeyman Tool Maker in plastic injection molding. Build and repair injection molding tools for a successful custom injection molder with a national footprint.

About This Job

· The Tool Maker is responsible for the layout, fit and assembly of molds.

· Perform complete tear down of molds – clean, inspect, part replacement, grease and reassemble.

· Maintain manifolds, hot runners, and valve gates.

· Repair/replace worn out valve pins, tips & heaters.

· Review tooling requests with Tooling Engineer and determine if the tooling is to be processed internally or externally.

· Maintain housekeeping of tooling equipment and area.

· Manufacture and repair fixtures and specialized tools as requested and approved by Engineering Manager.

About This Company

· Custom plastic injection molder with a national footprint that serves many markets including automotive, appliance, sporting goods, filtration, and power equipment.

· Manufacturing capabilities include injection, gas assist, structural foam, overmolding and has presses ranging from 200 to 2,000 tons.

· Our client specializes in small to large, high aesthetic complex molded products that provide added value in a one-stop-shop environment.

· Our client, an ISO 9001 and IATF 16949 registered company, has implemented extensive quality procedures to ensure all requirements and customer specifications are met or exceeded.

Minimum Job Qualifications

· 5+ years experience making and repairing molds in plastic injection molding.

· Knowledge of tool room equipment: mill, lathe, and surface grinders.

· Have working knowledge of pneumatics and hydraulics.

· Good problem solving and communication skills.


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