Lead Mold Maker

ADMO is currently interviewing for this position.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for adhering to daily schedule as set forth by the Tool Room Manager
  • Assist in analyzing and understanding mold damage to determine which portion of the repair can be completed internally and which must be sent out for repairs
  • When possible, completes all mold repairs within the same day as started, including working extended hours if necessary
  • Responsible for keeping the Tool Room orderly and in compliance with company safety rules
  • Work with outside vendors/suppliers to complete all repair projects within the established tooling schedule, including pick-ups and deliveries
  • Coordinate with Purchasing regarding all external components and vendor purchase orders
  • Good practical skills and an ability to work with a great degree of accuracy
  • Checking tool dimensions with measuring instruments like micrometers and other gauges
  • May be asked to change pins, grind pins, mill or polish tools, clean tools, changeover molds, diagnose and address issues such as causes for flash, splay, and other issues as well as water leaks and other tool damage that may lead to poor production
  • Other duties as assigned by the Director of Manufacturing

Education and Experience

  • High School Diploma, GED or 12 years formal education preferred, but not required
  • Proficient with all mold-making tools and equipment
  • Proficient in mathematics
  • Proficient in reading prints and schematics of molds/tools
  • 5+ years plastic injection molding experience
  • Minimum of 5 years Tool Room Experience
  • Ability to lift 60+ pounds, climb up and down ladders and stand for up to 8 hours

Education and Experience

  • Must supply own personal tools
  • Adhere to all company policies and procedures
  • Follow rules and principals of OSHA; participate in OSHA compliance and training as required, needed or assigned
  • Perform all job requirements and interdepartmental functions in accordance with ISO procedures; assist in ISO procedural changes and training as required, needed or assigned


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Or, if you prefer, you may send a copy of your resume via mail, email or fax to:

Human Resources
ADMO, Inc.
2550 Decade Court
Elgin, IL 60124
Email: hr@admoinc.com
Fax: 1-847-841-8555