2nd Shift Mold Maintenance Technician

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Regular Full-Time
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Mold Maintenance Technician needed! Oneida Molded Plastics (OMP) is actively seeking a Mold Maintenance Technician on 2nd shift to join our team in Oneida, NY. OMP strives to build a production team with a high degree of talent. The right candidate for this role will play a valuable role in the Company’s future growth and will have room for advancement with a path of continuous improvement!


The Mold Maintenance Technician will:

  • Assist the Tool Maker in various duties relating to tools, equipment, and machines.
  •  Provide tool room work for in-house mold production and maintenance.
  •  Maintain, inventory, and document all tool room supplies, mold supplies, fixtures, and related parts.
  •  Coordinate with the Quality and Engineering departments to effectively resolve molding problems.

Qualified candidates must be hard-working, safety focused, and motivated team players who are willing to learn and eager to gain and share knowledge with their colleagues.


Candidates must be able to demonstrate an understanding of safety, quality, and efficiency while contributing to the overall success of the company by performing all assigned duties in a professional, timely, and accurate manner.



  • Competitive Compensation
  • Enhanced OT rates (Saturday x1.75, Sunday x2)
  • High-Quality Health Insurance
  • Telemedicine
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Coverage
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Life Insurance (for eligible employees)
  • Disability Insurance (for eligible employees)
  • 401k Retirement plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Company Holidays
  • Free Parking
  • Referral Program
  • Career Advancement Opportunities
  • Company Team Events including picnics, gatherings, community events, & many more!


Oneida Molded Plastics is committed to providing fair compensation for all employees. Individual compensation decisions are based on a number of factors, including but not limited to: currently held skills and experience levels, currently held education levels, local cost of living, designated shifts, and current and relevant compensation data available. Candidates reviewed for open positions may be more or less experienced than the role posted; if this is the case, any updates to local available compensation and salary ranges will be communicated with candidates during the recruitment process.



Oneida Molded Plastics provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.


  • Inspect and clean molds for production, setting up equipment based on mold requirements, materials, and tolerances.
  • Maintain knowledge of materials and products.
  • Maintain inspection/PM records.
  • Diagnose, troubleshoot, and correct mold and mechanical difficulties.
  • Construct core pins, injector pins, jigs, fixtures, and gages for replacement parts as necessary.
  • Check repaired equipment through sufficient machining cycles to assure satisfactory functioning of the reconditioned equipment.
  • Consult with supervisors and technicians each day.
  • Perform additional duties as assigned.
  • Mold Maintenance Technicians report directly to the Toolroom Supervisor and have no supervisory responsibilities.

Remote Position


Min Compensation

USD $18.00/Hr.

Max Compensation

USD $25.00/Hr.


  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • Manufacturing facility experience preferred.
  • Understanding of machinery and mold creation.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Thorough understanding of applicable safety rules.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced production-oriented environment.
  • Ability to multitask and willingness to cross train.
  • Ability to follow, retain, and communicate detailed instructions.
  • Ability to follow standard policies and procedures.
  • Positive attitude and willingness to learn.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Ability to manage time, organize, and prioritize work effectively and efficiently.
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule to keep production equipment operating, including on-call/overtime as needed.
  • Superior manual dexterity, muscular control, and delicate touch are necessary to complete precision work without damaging valuable molds.
  • Able to frequently climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, reach, sit, stand, walk, push, pull, lift, grasp, feel, talk, hear, and perform repetitive motions.
  • Ability to occasionally exert up to 50 lbs. of force, and/or consistently exert up to 20 lbs. of force to move objects.
  • Coordinated visual, physical, and mental attention required.

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Company Profile

Oneida Molded Plastics (OMP), founded in 1964, is a leading provider of custom engineered plastic injection molded products and services for the outdoor recreational market. We are committed to the total satisfaction of our customers, from design to completion. OMP combines the resources and skills of a team of over 175 employees operating out of one facility to provide complete solutions to satisfy our customers’ most demanding thermoplastic custom injection molding requirements.

Our facility is strategically located in Central New York. Our thermoplastics molding team has extensive experience with engineered resins and processing solutions to support our customers and resolve their product issues. OMP offers manufacturing solutions including: DFM, tool and fixture design, tool life cycle management, insert/over molding capabilities along with many secondary operations such as light assembly, painting and decorating solutions including hydrographic processing, ESD shielding, clear coating, kitting, packaging and VMI/KanBan services. Additionally, our onsite toolmaking and repair operations bring an added dimension to our full-service capabilities.

Molding capabilities include 38 thermoplastic injection molding presses ranging in tonnage from 30 - 700 tons. OMP continually maintains strict quality standards to provide our customers with the highest level of product quality. Our manufacturing diversity, combined with over 50 years in business, makes OMP an ideal product development and manufacturing partner.


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