Cummins Inc. Mold Technician - Hourly (3rd shift) in Neillsville, Wisconsin

Mold Technician - Hourly (3rd shift)


Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

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Our Components Business Unit delivers reliable, durable, high performing products to our global partners. Working in an innovative space, you’ll develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set and empower you to own your career. Our integrated businesses demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.

This is an exciting opportunity in Neillsville, WI for a Mold Technician on 3rd shift.

Position Summary: This position is responsible for manufacturing component parts for final assembly.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform setup, startup, diagnosis, and troubleshooting of the injection molding presses and auxiliary equipment

  • Independently perform machine adjustments within allowable parameters. Follow process sheets.

  • Apply all safety, quality, ITAR and other plant processes and procedures to the products

  • Completing proper production, quality, and required paperwork per station

  • Keep work area safe and clean (5S – Sort, Straighten, Shine, Standardize, Sustain)

  • Assume responsibility for quality workmanship that meets and/or exceeds customer expectations

  • Material handling including operating a forklift and overhead crane.

  • Troubleshoot and solve day to day equipment and mold issues

  • Perform minor machine maintenance

  • Perform other duties as directed by the Team Leader



  • Ability to work well with others

  • Ability to follow directions

  • Ability to read blueprints, job data sheets, safety instructions, etc.

  • Good written and oral communication skills

  • Self motivated

Education & Experience: 1-2 years' experience working in a similar position is preferred

Physical Requirements :

  • Must be able to lift up to 75lbs

  • Must be able to walk/stand at least 75% of the time including during required overtime hours.

Compensation and Benefits

Base hourly rate commensurate with experience. Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.

Cummins and E-verify

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law. Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify. Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

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Primary Location United States-Wisconsin-Eau Claire-US, WI, Neillsville, FGD Nelson East Plant

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Shop

Job Posting Dec 19, 2018, 11:28:20 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180007RL