Labels Molder

Tend machines that imprint identifying data for labels on rubber footwear.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$18,000 – $49,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Labels Molders do?

Tends machine that imprints identifying data, such as company name, trademark, or design, onto continuous strip of uncured rubber for labels on rubber footwear: Selects specified die, slides into holder on ram, and locks die in place, using wrench. Mounts roll of strip on spindle, and threads end between feeder rolls and under diehead. Starts machine and observes pressed labels for height of imprint. Stops machine and changes die or adjusts length of ram stroke for clearer imprint. Books finished strip as strip comes from press, cutting strip off at book length, using scissors. Stacks filled book on storage pile.

Should I be a Labels Molder?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.

  • Also known as: Laborer, Solder Making, Molder, Labels

    How to become a Labels Molder

    Labels Molders generally graduate from high school and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate’s degree to increase your chances of finding a good job. Check out these schools offering Labels Molder-related education!
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