The average pay for a Molder is $42,472 a year and $20 an hour in Delaware, United States.
The average salary range for a Molder is between $31,758 and $51,374.
This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Delaware, United States.
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Molds optical glass into various shaped blanks.
Reads work order to determine type and quantity of optical glass to be molded.
Changes dies and adjusts length of stroke and pressure of press, and regulates temperature of ovens and die heater according to type of glass to be processed.
Places glass pieces in preheating oven to prepare glass for molding.
Spreads refractory powder on oven floor to prevent glass from sticking and places preheated glass in oven.
Presses glass pieces with paddles to determine readiness for molding and to shape glass to approximate shape of spoon die.
Slides glass into spoon die, positions die in press, and depresses pedal to lower ram of press to mold glass blank.
Removes spoon die from press and drops molded blank onto floor of cooling oven.
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Molder Job Listings for Delaware, United States
Commercial Restoration Estimator/Project Manager
Claymont, DE, USA
Unlimited Restoration, Inc.
... mold remediation (including demolition and cleaning) â€¢ Interface with office support staff throughout the life of projects until completion and assist in maintaining quality control standards â€¢ ...