Mold Technician at Rehrig Pacific Company in Erie, Pennsylvania

Posted in Other 3 days ago.

Job Description:

Position: Mold Technician

Location: Erie, PA

Pacific Company has a great opportunity for a skilled and highly motivated Mold Technician at our Erie manufacturing plant. Nights 6:00pm-6:30am-Shift D This position is full-time and includes a competitive benefits package (see details below)!

General Responsibilities Include:

  • Install molds per scheduling requirements
  • Perform level 1 to level 4 mold Preventative Maintenance
  • Perform "Check and Make Ready" mold preparations per schedule
  • Repair molds, including electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic, basic tool and die and repair / rebuild of hot runner systems.
  • Troubleshoot issues, both in and out of the press. This may require collaboration with other departments if the issue is not clearly a mold issue.
  • Perform in-press mold Preventative Maintenance per schedule
  • Teach new skills to other members of the department / plant
  • Fill out all paperwork as required
  • Perform additional duties as assigned

  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Basic machining skills
  • Forklift certified
  • Overhead crane experience
  • Familiar with hot runner systems, especially valve gate systems
  • Experience with large molds, 40,000 to 90,000 lbs.
  • Familiar with stack molds
  • Basic knowledge of electrical wiring required for proximity sensors and limit switches
  • Basic knowledge of hydraulic and pneumatic functions
  • Basic knowledge of mold building materials, surface finishes, tolerances, and design principals.
  • Basic Machining (Lathe, Mill, Surface grinder)
  • Welding


  • 401k Retirement Saving Program with Company Match
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage
  • Flex Spending Program
  • Paid Holidays and Vacation
  • Long-term Disability, Accidental Death and Dismemberment, and Life Insurance Coverage

About Rehrig Pacific Company:

Rehrig Pacific Company is a family owned, fourth generation company that was founded in 1913. Over our 100 plus year history, we have grown to become one of the leading manufacturers of returnable totes, bins, crates and pallets, and a recognized logistics solutions provider within the dairy, bakery, beverage, agricultural, commercial waste, medical waste, and retail industries. With a family tradition of Growth, Service and Innovation, our team of over sixteen hundred associates strives to provide our customers with creative solutions to their logistical challenges, and customer service that is second to none. To learn more about Rehrig Pacific Company, please visit our website at