Terra Cotta Mold Maker

Form plaster molds used to shape terra cotta blocks.
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Salary Range
$19,000 – $44,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Terra Cotta Mold Makers do?

Forms plaster molds used to shape terra cotta blocks: Fills wooden form with clay and slides template over clay surface to make model of face, end, and side of block. Brushes oil over hardened model and mixes and pours plaster over model to make mold. Assembles hardened plaster molds of face, ends, and sides, and seals joints with plaster to form block mold.

Should I be a Terra Cotta Mold Maker?

You should have a certificate degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Trustworthy: You are known for your personal integrity and honesty.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.

  • Also known as: Mold Maker, Terra Cotta

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