Job Opportunity with OTTO Engineering

Injection Mold Maker Apprentice

Injection Mold Maker Apprentice

OTTO – designed, manufactured and precision tested, right here in the USA.

OTTO’s opportunity:

Our Injection Mold Maker Apprentice will learn aspects of mold making. This includes, but not limited to, mold design, mold fabrication techniques, set-up & tear down, troubleshooting, maintenance and basic machine set-up. The Apprenticeship Program consists of a three-year classroom (during the evening) and hands-on work (during the day) experience. The course work will be taught by faculty through the Technology and Manufacturing Association (TMA) and the hands-on work experience will be completed at the OTTO Tech Center.

Specifically, the Injection Mold Maker Apprentice will:

Learn basic Injection Molding
Perform Mold changeovers
Perform Mold & Machine maintenance
Component measurements
Mold construction
Assembly & disassembly of molds
Bead Blasting & Surface grinding
Perform basic use of EDM machine
Perform basic Milling & Surface grinding
Perform other duties as assigned or given
Diagnose component / mold problems
What you’ll need to bring to the table:

High school diploma or equivalent
Minimum 1-year experience with Machining, or Injection Molding
Good communication skills
Blueprint reading skills
Moderate computer skills
Knowledge of basic measuring tools
Basic machining skills
CNC or CAD experience is a plus
Reliable attendance
Available for nonstandard or extended work schedules
Ability to lift 50 lbs.
Must have good mechanical aptitude
OTTO’s Benefits:

Medical Insurance
Dental Insurance
Vision Insurance
401(k) with a company match
Tuition Assistance
Life Insurance Benefits
Competitive Pay
Profit Sharing Bonus
Paid Vacation and Holidays
Company Picnic
Holiday Party
AND numerous OTTO celebrations throughout the year!
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