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Mold Technician - Statesville, NC

Date:  Jan 12, 2022

Statesville, NC, US, 28677

Company:  Goodyear
Job Req ID:  JR-40060233

Goodyear. More Driven.



For more than a century, Goodyear has led the industry in manufacturing innovative tires that deliver the highest level of performance for everything from passenger cars and trucks to airplanes, heavy-duty mining equipment, and racecars. We are devoted to advancing tire technology, applying our innovations to new products that deliver confident mobility for drivers everywhere. If you are looking for a challenging, yet rewarding career path, you will enjoy being a part of the manufacturing team. 

General Description: 

As a Mold Technician, you will gain hands-on experience producing high quality products in one of Goodyear's tire mold manufacturing plants.  You will also become familiar with safety, quality, and how to be successful in a team environment.  We encourage you to allow us to invest in your success as you invest in ours; apply today! 

Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to: 

  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment 
  • Abide by standard work procedures and job safety standards 
  • Effectively operate tire mold manufacturing (CNC and Aluminum casting) equipment and other related industrial equipment – when applicable 
  • Meet quality expectations for all output produced 
  • Perform a variety of manual tasks in a climate-controlled environment for extended periods of time, which may include lifting light to heavy materials, climbing, standing, squatting, bending, and working at heights when applicable 
  • Adhere to Goodyear's attendance policy 
  • Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing 
  • Understand and follow all instructions 

Basic Qualifications: 

  • HS Diploma/GED 
  • Must be at least 18 years of age 
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship now or in the future 
  • Must be to successfully complete all post-offer, pre-employment contingencies 
  • Ability to work any and/or night shifts, weekends, holidays, or overtime if applicable 
  • Basic computer skills 

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Previous manufacturing and/or industrial experience in metal working or CNC machining 
  • Experience reading drawings and blueprints 
  • Experience using precision measurement devices such as calipers and micrometers 
  • Additional education and/or certification in manufacturing/CNC machining 
  • Experience adhering to industry-specific safety standards for the safe use of powered industrial trucks and overhead cranes 

Candidate Criteria: 

  • Self-motivated: demonstrates appropriate initiative with or without direct supervision 
  • Hard worker: someone who works diligently to get tasks done in a timely and safe manner 
  • Adaptability: the ability to make changes, and to be successful in changing environments 
  • Team player: an associate who can be counted on to assist the company in being successful 
  • Commitment to working safely 
  • Willingness to adhere to tobacco-free policy.

Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies.  It employs about 62,000 people and manufactures its products in 46 facilities in 21 countries around the world.  Its two Innovation Centres in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to

Goodyear is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to that individual's race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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