Job Title: Mold Maker

Mold Maker

Canplas Industries Ltd. is seeking a Mold Maker to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for set up and operation of machines such as lathes, mills and grinders. A comprehensive understanding of injection molds and tooling is a requirement.

Principle Accountabilities:

• Repairs and modifications to existing molds and tooling
• Preparation and modification of new molds for manufacturing operation
• Manufacture new mold components
• Investigation of mold operational problems, determination of corrective actions and implementing those actions
• Setting up and operating machines in accordance with safe work procedures
• Contribute to the continuous improvement of the mold shop

Knowledge & Skill Required:

• A minimum of 5 years previous work experience in a mold shop within a manufacturing environment
• Mold Maker license required
• Ability to read and understand blueprints and CAD drawings
• Experience working to defined tolerances
• Familiarity with molds with slides, lifters, mechanical pull and set operations
• Polishing experience
• Experience working with jigs and fixtures
• Team Player
• Self-motivated and be able to work independently
• Asset if you have training or knowledge on welding, familiarity with CNC, hot runners and CAD Programming

Canplas offers a competitive wage and benefit package.

Canplas Industries Ltd is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities throughout the recruitment process and, upon request, will work with qualified job applicants to provide suitable accommodation in a manner that takes into account the applicant’s accessibility needs due to disability. Accommodation requests are available to candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process for Canplas Industries Ltd positions. To request an accommodation, please contact HR at

Qualified applicants should forward a detailed resume in confidence to:

Canplas Industries Ltd
Box 1800
Barrie, ON L4M 4V3
Attn: Human Resources Generalist

Apply By: 30/09/2020

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