Mold Maintenance Level 3

Department: Mold Shop
Reports To: Mold Shop Manager/Assistant Manager
Location: South Kansas City, MO

Position Overview

This position performs routine and extensive preventative maintenance and repair procedures on mold mechanical equipment.

Essential Job Functions

  • Trouble shoot worn or damaged mold components to diagnose problems for repair.
  • Reading and handle fine measuring instruments such as, micrometers, indicator, and gages.
  • Use PM software to track mold run time and schedule PMs and repairs.
  • Ability to understand complex mold assemblies to direct other in the assembly and disassembly of molds.
  • Disassemble, clean, lubricate necessary components and reassemble molds.
  • Perform mold insert changes in the press.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Handle tools, equipment, and molds in a safe manner.
  • Follows all plant safety rules.
  • Adhere to all company policies and procedures (i.e., quality policy manual, associate handbook, Lock out/Tag out, etc.

Non-Essential Job Functions

  • Assist Mold Maker in Assembly and Disassembly of molds as needed
  • Fosters positive working relationships
  • Other duties as assigned


  • At least 10 years working with Plastic Injection Molds.
  • Operate manual machine tools, mill, lathe, and surface grinders.
  • Ability to read blueprints.
  • Good mechanical aptitude and problem-solving skills.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Own personal hand tools.
  • Basic shop math skills.
  • Safety Conscious.
  • Must be forklift certified or ability to become certified.
  • Career minded & dedicated.
  • Positive, cheerful, “can do” attitude.
  • Ability to follow directions and work harmoniously with supervisors.
  • Self-starter, good communication skills and dependable, on-time attendance.
  • Work with minimum supervision
  • Must be able to engage in frequent bending, stooping, squatting, pushing and pull of parts and containers
  • Must be able to stand for extended periods
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.

Education and Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

To Apply

Please submit all resumes with experience and qualifications to No phone calls or recruiters please.

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.