Injection Mold Set-Up (Plastic) Apprentice Career Outlook

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Injection Mold Setup Technician

Injection molding Technicians set up, cycle, adjust and monitor molding equipment and processes to transform plastic compounds into a wide variety of consumer goods.


Typical positions available upon completion include:

  • Set Up Technician
  • Automation Technician
  • Injection Molding Setup Technician
  • Finishing Technician
  • Molding Technician
  • Mold Technician
  • Injection Molding Process Technician
  • Injection Molding Set-up Technician


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