Mold Setter


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Located in Lexington, NC

Salary: 15-17

2 openings, M-F, typical hours are 7-330pm, however, flexibility is a must as it is stay until the job is done and sometimes they will ask them to come in early, but that is discussed and agreed upon beforehand.

pay is $15-$17 doe


To define the responsibilities and authority of the Mold Setter.

Business Side
? Support, strengthen and advance the mission and operating philosophy of the companies team.
? Abide by all regulations within the Employee Handbook.
? Participate in required training programs.

Responsibilities and Authority
? Change molds per daily production schedule.
? Ensure previous mold/process setup binder is removed from press and returned to the proper order on the
setup binder bookcase. Only one binder should be at the press at all times.
? Perform housekeeping responsibilities prior to leaving press area after all completed mold changes:
o Remove set-up materials, parts, cables and extra hoses from the press area
o Clean all old parts and runners from under machine, on machine and around press area
o Return mold spray cans to holders provided on machine
o Clean up any oil or water spills on floor around press
o Return workstation and all components to their proper place
? Assist with the tracking changeover times as instructed.
? Communicate between shifts to ensure a smooth turnover.
? Immediately notify the Skilled Trades Manager or Plant Manager of any problems.
? Assist in the implementation of new equipment, processes and projects at Thomson Plastics, Inc.
? Perform End of run mold PMs and assist in Tooling Shop.
? Assist with minor maintenance of equipment.
? Ensure that the requirements of quality system are met within assigned areas of responsibility.
? Assist Process Technicians and Material Handlers when not actively changing molds.
? Have flexibility to complete projects assigned by the Shift Supervisor.
? These responsibilities are flexible and may change as needed.


? Mold setting experience is preferred but not required.
? Forklift training.
? Good communication skills.
? Overhead crane training.
? On-the-Job training.


Physical Requirements
? Must be able to lift up to 40lbs continuously and without assistance.
? Must be able to stand and walk around on a concrete floor for up to 12 hours per day.
? Must be able to climb up and down ladders and on equipment regularly and consistently.
? Must be able to safely work in a non-climate controlled environment (hot in Summer, cold in Winter).

Express Office: Winston-Salem
159 Jonestown Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27104
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