Mold & Tool Technician (First Shift)


Employment Type: Full-time

Location: Spokane Valley, Washington

This position is within the Mining And Metals Industry

Job Summary

Who is Pyrotek? Pyrotek is the most successful global industrial company you’ve never heard of (until now). Pyrotek is a global leader in high temperature materials and our products impact virtually everyone in the developed world. Our global team has worked for decades to deliver new technologies, advanced engineered systems and innovative materials to customers in industries all over the world. The last car, train and plane you rode in were all safer and more energy efficient because of Pyrotek. The beverage cans in your refrigerator are lighter, stronger and infinitely recyclable because of Pyrotek. Join our team and create, improve and innovate the everyday!

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Schedule:  Monday - Thursday, 6:00 am - 4:30 pm (OT, if required, would run on Friday)

Responsible for repairing production molds, assisting with mold development, basic design support, product sample preparation, and production support.

** Starting pay $20/hour with potential to earn more after 90 day performance / salary review. **  


  • Perform the following functions in support of constant vigilance to end product manufacturability:
    • Maintain superior mold quality in terms of fit and finish detail.
    • Repair molds, tracking repair frequency.
    • Develop new molds, to include design support and development of new or improved control processes.
    • Perform maintenance on mold and minor equipment.

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Must Haves:  High school diploma or GED.  Experience in cabinet making/precision woodworking, preferred.  Experience in tool building, preferred.


  • Machine/Equipment Skills. Proficiency with woodworking tools, both hand and motorized. Comfortable operating table saw.
  • Core People Skills. Ability to positively interact and work collaboratively with people at all levels of the organization. 
  • Communication Skills. Ability to speak clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations, listen and obtain clarification, and respond well to questions. Ability to read and interpret information such as safety rules, work standards and work instructions. Ability to discuss job related information in one-on-one and small group situations to other employees of the organization. Proficiency in writing clearly and concisely, and editing work for spelling and grammar. Ability to understand when there is a problem and report it to their supervisor in a timely manner.
  • Customer Service Computer/Applications Skills. Basic computer skills required. Proficient with measurements and specifications. Basic understanding of cast materials, adhesives, coatings, etc. Working knowledge of blueprints, dimensions and cad designs.
  • Core Business Skills. Ability to exercise sound judgement and discretion in handling of proprietary and confidential information. Ability to work independently, without significant direction and to use resources effectively to “figure it out.” Strong critical thinking skills, judgment and keen attention to detail and accuracy. Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide figures to include fractions and decimals. Exceptional prioritization, time management and organizational skills.

    The following physical activities described here are representative of those required by an employee to perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodation, if feasible, will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the functions of position.
    While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand, walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel, and reach with hands or arms; occasionally required to climb stairs, talk or hear. Employee is required to lift or carry up to 25 pounds frequently and up to 75 pounds occasionally.

    Generally working in a manufacturing environment where noise, heat and other hazardous environmental elements exist. While performing the duties of this job, proper personal protective equipment is required at all times.

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