Molders, Shapers, and Casters (Except Metal and Plastic)

Top 3 molders Jobs

  • Injection Mold Technician III - Metro Custom Plastics - Arlington, TX

    Our need is an Injection mold maintenance / machinist needed for in house tooling support. A basic working knowledge of plastic injection molds is required. M-F 1st shift, no weekends. Essential ...

  • Injection Molding Technician - Applied Staffing Group, LLC - Little Rock, AR

    Injection Molding Technician is responsible for mold /tooling changes/setups, machine and tooling troubleshooting, maintenance repair, and setup of all tooling/ mold base changes as applicable to ...

  • Blow Mold Manager - KIK Consumer Products, Inc. - Hampton, GA

    Orchestrates the blow mold operation, ensuring seamless workflow and optimizing the utilization of personnel, skills, machines, and facilities. Directs and expedites machine repairs while addressing ...

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What Molders, shapers, and casters Do

Mold, shape, form, cast, or carve products such as food products, figurines, tile, pipes, and candles consisting of clay, glass, plaster, concrete, stone, or combinations of materials.


Molder, shaper, and caster Salaries

  • 2020 employment: 46,300
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $37,500

Job Outlook for Molders, shapers, and casters

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: 7,000
  • Growth rate: 15 percent (Faster than average)

How to Become a Molder, shaper, or caster

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent
  • Work experience in a related occupation: None
  • Typical on-the-job training: Long-term on-the-job training

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