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Aventure Staffing Mold Maintenance / Machinist Technician in Le Mars, Iowa

$18-$21/hr + Shift Differential | Competitive Benefits | Excellent Opportunity

A local manufacturing company is searching for a skilled Mold Maintenance / Machinist Technician to join their team! Current openings on 2 nd and 3 rd Shift!

2 nd Shift = Monday – Friday 3:45pm – 12:15am. + .75/hr Shift Differential

3 rd Shift = Monday – Saturday 11:45pm-8:15am. + 1.25/hr Shift Differential

Mold Maintenance / Machinist Technician Responsibilities:

  • Machine parts to specifications, using machine tools, such as lathes, drill press, or grinders

  • Set up, adjust, or operate basic or specialized machine tools used to perform precision machining operations

  • Measure, examine, or test completed units to check for defects and ensure conformance to specifications, using precision instruments, such as micrometers

  • Mechanical knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance

  • Perform preventative maintenance on injection mold tooling, repair and clean injection molds

  • Design knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principals involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models

  • Operation Monitoring: watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly

  • Operation and Control: Controlling operations of equipment or systems

  • Set up molds per specific requirements and set up sheet instructions, including robot end-of-arm fixtures

  • Keep the working environment area clean and safe

  • Being available for overtime and weekend work if needed

  • Assist in injection mold removal from press

  • Comply with safety rules and company policies

What you’ll get as a Mold Maintenance / Machinist Technician:

  • Starting Pay: $18-$21/hr + Shift Differential

  • Health Insurance, Dental, Vision, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, 401k with Company Match

  • Paid Time Off

To become a Mold Maintenance / Machinist Technician you’ll need:

  • College degree or equivalent and/or prior operator experience in machining, plastic processing or millwright

  • Ability to read technical drawings and diagrams

  • Ability to apply formulas and mathematical concepts and to use them in a mechanical perspective or production quality stand-point

  • Ability to define and react to problems, color variations, small imperfections, collects data, establish facts and draw a valid conclusion and decision during a fairly fast pace production level and adjust the machine or auxiliary equipment accordingly in order to meet customer specifications or Company quality standards

  • Must be able to lift up to 40 lbs and push or pull up to 60 lbs

  • Knowledge in one or more of the following fields: Electronics, Electrical, Hydraulic, Pneumatic and Mechanical

Interested? Contact Jordan at 712.224.4825 or email at

EOE/AA - Drug screen and background may be required.