Mold Setter Resume Samples

A Mold Setter will position mold that is used for casting products and parts. The job description and duties mentioned on the Mold Setter Resume include the following – positioning and placing the mold either manually or by using machines; controlling the flow of materials and coolant into the machine, monitoring the process, dealing with operating issues, adjusting timing mechanism, overseeing workers, positioning and securing mold on a bed of machine using hand tools; observing and adjusting machine set up; and reading specifications to determine the time setting and temperature required to mold or cast materials.

Those seeking this role must depict the following skills and abilities – strong background in injection molding and skillful in using hand and power tools; a good understanding of the installation and startup processes; and a high level of physical stamina and strength. Formal education to the extent of a high school diploma or GED will suffice.

Mold Setter Resume example

Mold Setter Resume

Summary : Positions and aligns molds used for hand or machine casting lead parts, such as grids, battery posts, and straps.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Crane Operator, Troubleshooting.

Description :

    1. Performed mold and process set up. Skills Used Carpentry, mechanical.
    2. Inspected machine parts for conformance to product specifications and install, align and balance new equipment.
    3. Reduced downtime during production by maintaining equipment and reducing unnecessary maintenance.
    4. Responsible for contributed and promoted a safe and clean work environment.
    5. Managed work independently with no supervision and when necessary work overtime, including evenings and weekends.
    6. Inspected molds ready for set up, Set molds by the book as trained.
    7. Supervised a crew checked product for any damage made sure all machines were functioning properly operated on machines.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School


Mold Setter III Resume

Summary : To obtain an entry-level position with an organization that will utilize current skills, abilities, and experiences to ensure the company's success, in addition to teaching new skills.

Skills : Process Technician, Operating Skills.

Description :

    1. Maintained an orderly workspace while completing the job responsibilities.
    2. Displayed interpersonal skills in working with fellow employees. Multi-tasked in a fast-paced, social environment.
    3. Functioned with a team player mentality, maintained a positive attitude and displayed interpersonal skills in working with fellow employees.
    4. Delegated tasks to other employees to ensured that assignments are completed in a thorough and time conscious manner.
    5. Maintained an orderly workspace while completing the job responsibilities.
    6. Multi-tasked in a fast-paced, social environment.
    7. Functioned with a team player mentality, maintained a positive attitude.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma


Sr. Mold Setter Resume

Summary : Skilled die caster with experience in the die cast industry. Familiar with hydraulics, and robotics. Certified in basic and advanced dis-casting, setup and troubleshooting, process control.

Skills : Hand Tools,Operating Skills.

Description :

    1. Experienced in Industrial Machine Maintenance.
    2. Troubleshoot pneumatic and hydraulic machines for mechanical, electrical.
    3. Changed out tool, run the first piece, take to Lab and QC, Trouble Shoot Part.
    4. Installed next toolset Robot for the press, cleaned around the press, setup conveyors and lights purge out the press.
    5. Set-up thermometers set temps, check with any gages and lab.
    6. Ran in sphere time fix any machines on the floor in the maintenance area that where broke down, troubleshoot problems.
    7. Drove diesel forklift loading aluminum inside the furnace.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
SEMI

Mold Setter I Resume

Objective : Very self-motivated individual that works well with others, within a group, or in an individual capacity.

Skills : Trouble Shooting, Operating Skills.

Description :

    1. Quality tested products for individual mold/parts.
    2. Verified press set up & parts specs before being released for production.
    3. Emergency repaired of both presses as well as molds.
    4. Helped in the design & initial fabrication of a number of prototype parts.
    5. Helped design & maintain the molding procedures for prototype parts approval.
    6. Responsible for the emergency Basic Repaired & programmed of multiple presses.
    7. Ensured quality control of parts, clean and finish parts.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Industrial

Mold Setter II Resume

Headline : Positions and aligns molds used for hand or machine casting lead parts, such as grids, battery posts, and straps. Positions and secures mold on bed of machine, using hand tools.

Skills : Quality Control, Supervising.

Description :

    1. Removed parts and labels from previous runs from the press.
    2. Attached current mold to crane or forklift and remove it from press. Hooked up the next mold and place it in the press.
    3. Hooked up all appropriate water lines and proper material to run for production.
    4. Blew out water, removal of hot runners as well as installation of the tool, water lines, and hot runners.
    5. Developed knowledge of skills necessary to improve efficiency/quality of duties as well as the ability to start press and fix molding issues.
    6. Set molds in presses, which included pumping and wiring that was required for some molds.
    7. Performed material changes, cleaned hoppers, grinders, and loaders.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Mold Setter/Representative Resume

Summary : Detail oriented, hard worker that has worked in a fast paced plastics manufacturing setting. Experienced in process troubleshooting and root cause identification.

Skills : Tooling Certificate, Forklift Operator.

Description :

    1. Responsible for setting tools and connecting water lines, knock out rods, hooking up water supply, thermometers or heater units.
    2. Sampled and processed parts until they met customer specifications.
    3. Set up molded for 1st piece and last tryout and inspection, defect removal.
    4. Recorded set up processes in daily activity logs.
    5. Changed end of armed tooling and make adjustments to EOAT to pick up parts.
    6. Worked with valve gated tools Process parameters in molding machines and make necessary changes to provide a quality product.
    7. Responsible for cleaning equipment and maintaining and safe runner system.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Mold Setter/Technician Resume

Objective : Dedicated, goal-driven worker with a desire to improve the company that work for as well grow within the company to ensure a better future.

Skills : Injection Molding, Overhead Crane, Forklift Operator.

Description :

    1. Performed changeovers on various plastic injection molding presses.
    2. Ensured proper operation and setup of the presses.
    3. Performed startup and shutdown procedures for daily operation.
    4. Ensured quality parts prior to full run operation as well as a mid-run inspection to ensure parts maintained quality aspects.
    5. Assisted TL with daily on floor management of operations and operator assignments.
    6. Communicated with Quality Personal with issues and work on troubleshooting projects to find cause and prevention of future issues.
    7. Reported and worked with Maintenance Personal to address issues with molds and machines.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Psychology

Asst. Mold Setter Resume

Objective : Material handler and trained to work and operate Automation cells and Gantry system.

Skills : Set up, Mold setting, Forklift Operator.

Description :

    1. Maintained part producing Nice injection molding machines.
    2. Maximized vulcanization speeds and cycle time to meet or beat time quoted on order.
    3. Performed on each machine on AS400, an inventory program.
    4. Maintained the material or polypropylene that each machine used.
    5. Finished, changed out the material for the next job.
    6. Documented all material being used or stocked in AS400 to keep inventory.
    7. Tracked off and ordered more material as needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Mold Setter II Resume

Headline : Held various positions as a maintenance mechanic, machine operator, die setter and assistant supervisor where have trained employees.

Skills : Welding, Electrical, Mechanic.

Description :

    1. Set up, repaired and troubleshot injection molding equipment.
    2. Removed parts such as dies from machines after production runs are finished.
    3. Repaired or replaced damaged molds, pipes, belts, chains, or other equipment, using hand and tools, hand-powered presses, or cranes.
    4. Performed maintenance work such as cleaning and oiling machines.
    5. Connected water hoses to cooling systems of dies, using hand tools.
    6. Installed dies, thermometers, fast heaters onto machines and presses.
    7. Operated crane to position molds onto the machines. Worked with tool room to maintain tooling efficiency.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Auto Mechanic

Mold Setter/Supervisor Resume

Headline : Performed several job assignments within a variety of manufacturing and tourism based companies.

Skills : Skid Steer Operations, Operating Skills.

Description :

    1. Managed labor during a large renovation at the Jonesville facility Leads the adoption of new mold & press standardization.
    2. Created, and maintained a new Mold Storage Area.
    3. Applied standards to new department organization.
    4. Operated Toshiba, Engle, Van Dorn, Demag & Cincinnati injection molds.
    5. Developed a strong knowledge of each machine's mechanical layout and user interface to complete the required tasks.
    6. Operated Ton presses Efficiently operate Wittman Robots during End Of Arm changes.
    7. Performed light maintenance as needed during mold changes.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School

Mold Setter Resume

Summary : To obtain an entry-level position with an organization that will utilize current skills, abilities, and experiences to ensure the company's success, in addition to teaching new skills.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Mold setter, Line leader.

Description :

    1. Loaded hoppers and Presses with materials. Use of multiple had tools grinders and etc.
    2. Cleaned and maintained material hoppers, grinders, and factories.
    3. Transported material to and from presses with a forklift.
    4. Worked in mold set-up with the use of various hand tools, impacts, and overhead cranes.
    5. Performed mold changes on large and small tonnage presses, to include magnetic plate injection molding machines.
    6.  Helped to save time and organized the tools used to perform the job.
    7. Changed robot heads for each too and load the program.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma