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Mold Setter


Our client in the Waukesha area is looking for several Injection Mold Setters to join their 1st and 2nd shift teams!  Schedule runs 4/10's: Monday - Thursday with OT on Friday's.  Full-time or part-time opportunities available!! 

As a Mold Setter you will be responsible for performing process changes by using the correct procedures, methods, and tools to accomplish assigned tasks.


  • Install plastic injection molds on the molding machine; make necessary connections of the electrical, hydraulic and cooling systems to the mold; insure that the correct plastic material, plastic melt temperatures, shot size, injection speed and pressures are set; and cycle the machine and adjust the molding parameters until acceptable parts are produced.
  • Observe operation of automatic machines to ensure that products meet specifications.
  • Troubleshoot machines as necessary.
  • Measure and visually inspect products for surface and dimension defects in order to ensure conformance to specifications, using precision measuring instruments.
  • Assist with material handling duties as needed.
  • Complete cleanup duties and return supplies to the proper location.
  • Operate presses as needed.
  • Interpret blueprint specifications, set-up documentation, control plans and manufacturing instructions and use various inspection equipment or gauges.
  • Record data such as pressure readings, lengths of strokes, feed rates, and speeds.
  • Instruct other workers in machine set-up and operation.
  • Operate overhead hoist/crane to position molds.
  • Operate forklift to transport molds.

1st shift hours: 6a - 4p (Monday through Thursday) 8 hrs. of OT on Friday's

2nd shift: 4p - 2a (Monday through Thursday) 8 hrs. of OT on Friday's



Previous injection mold experience required.


Waukesha County


  • Full Time
  • Part Time

Shifts Available

  • 1st
  • 2nd


see above


  • Industrial
  • Manufacturing




$15 w/ $.75 shift premium for 2nd shift

Required Qualifications

  • Blueprints
  • Math Aptitude
  • Forklift