Mold Setter (Plastic Injection Molding)

Location: Auburn, Indiana US


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Job Number: 24901

Position Title:

External Description:
Mold Setter (Plastic Injection Molding)

Company: Rieke

Primary Location: 500 W 7th Street, Auburn, IN 46706 USA

Employment Type: Hourly | Full-Time

Function: Manufacturing Production / Distribution

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

We are looking for an experienced Plastic Injection Mold Setter/Processor with proven experience in safely completing mold set-ups and processing to produce quality products. This person will work in a high volume, fast paced environment that currently has 38 injection molding machines ranging from 85 to 720 ton.

Main Duties & Responsibilities

  • Ensure that safe practices are followed on a daily basis by following all safety procedures.
  • Ensure injection molding machines, auxiliary equipment and associated automated systems are set to regulation parameters, are producing product that meets quality standards and all production goals.
  • Set up and start up molding machines. Check product with calipers, optical comparators, and other testing methods and devices.
  • Monitor and troubleshoot processing problems, perform preventive maintenance tasks, and document process changes.
  • Understand the importance of reducing material scrap to protect our environment and reduce costs.
  • Provide feedback on mold design and assist Tool and Die Makers to dial in each mold for optimal cycle time and quality


  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Three (3) to five (5) years of plastic injection mold processing experience from mold setting through successful processing.
  • Must have experience with lock out tag out.
  • Must have experience with calipers, indicating micrometers, and reading inspection specs.
  • Hands on experience with high volume injection molding.
  • Strong decision-making and problem solving skills.
  • Troubleshooting ability is required.

  • Experience in Injection Molding Tooling and/or Maintenance is preferred.
  • Previous Paulson Training is preferred.

City: Auburn

Location_formattedLocationLong: Auburn, Indiana US

State: Indiana

Community / Marketing Title: Mold Setter (Plastic Injection Molding)

Company Profile:

Requisition Number: 1647

EEO Employer Verbiage:

If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact us at or 248-631-5450
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TriMas Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.