Kelly Services Tooler / Mold Maker - Maintenance in Chattanooga, Tennessee

Job Description

Kelly Services is taking applications for a Tooler. This position is an active member of the Maintenance Team, duties will be defined by the expectations of the Production Schedule. This is a temp to hire 2nd shift position. You will train on 1st shift then move to 2nd shift. Once on 2nd shift pay is $18.20/hr. The position is responsible for repairs and maintains machinery, plumbing, physical structures and fixtures of all aspects of the operation performing any combination of the following duties.


  • Constructing and making aluminium tool/molds from the rough casting to a tool/mold ready for production.

  • The tool/mold maker, uses various hand tools measuring devices and equipment such as lathe, milling machines, aluminium welders, drills, etc., and makes the tool/mold to drawings or other specifications.

  • Another part of making tool/mold is installing the required plumbing.

  • Making tool modifications, completing repairs or preventative maintenance on tools, and troubleshooting mold defects.

  • May also be required to troubleshoot tooling on the press.

  • The tool/mold maker also plans layouts and constructs jigs and other items as required.

  • Maintain a safe and tidy work environment with regular housekeeping and use of PPE

  • Actively participate in training of teammates in gaining new skills

  • Actively participate in Continuous Improvement Program.

  • Participation in the 5S program

2nd Shift: 3:00pm -11:30pm


  • Minimum of 3 years experience in bead mold making, tool repairs, and modifications

  • High School diploma or equivalent.

  • Able to read and understand blueprints.

  • Skilled in the use of all machine shop equipment including lathe, milling machines, radial drill, aluminium and steel welding equipment and various hand tools.

  • Must be able to plan and follow the job through to completion doing all the necessary work required of the job.

  • Must be able to work with equipment required for plumbing on tool/molds.

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