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Injection Moulding Tool And Die Maker


Alta Injection Molding

Date Posted

July 08, 2024


  • Location Airdrie, AB
  • Earnings $30.00 to $45.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jul 22, 2024
Job Requirements


Alta Injection Molding




  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • or equivalent experience


  • Compute dimensions, sizes, shapes and tolerances of workpieces
  • Inspect final products
  • Set up machine tools such as lathes, milling machines and grinders
  • Test prototypes and production tools
  • Instruct apprentices
  • Verify machined parts for conformance to specifications using precision measuring instruments
  • Program CNC machine tools
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
  • Realize machine castings to make metal molds, core boxes and precisely shaped models
  • Set up and operate electrical discharge machines (EDM)
  • Lay out, shape and assemble patterns of metal, wood, plastic and other materials from blueprints, models or templates
  • Position, secure, measure and work metal stock or castings to lay out for machining
  • Set up and operate conventional and computer controlled machine tools

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Tool and Die Maker Trade Certification
  • Mould Maker Trade Certification
  • Tool and Die Maker Red Seal Certificate

Computer and technology knowledge

  • Mastercam CAD/CAM
  • SolidWorks software

Metal mould-making experience

Injection moulds

Tool and die fabrication experience

  • Gauge blocks
  • Jigs and fixtures
  • Metal cutting, forming or bending dies
  • Compound or progressive transfer dies
  • Forging die
  • Extrusion dies

Security and safety


Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Attention to detail
  • Standing for extended periods

Own tools/equipment


Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Organized
  • Team player

Screening questions

Are you willing to relocate for this position?


5 years or more

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits


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