Mold Maker Apprentice

Shape your future through a rewarding career in mold making! As a Mold Maker Apprentice, you’ll set up and operate plastic molding machines to mold, form or cast materials to specific shapes. This rewarding career is great for individuals who want to spend their day up and moving while operating machinery. 

  • Earn up to $15 an hour as an established mold maker. 
  • Over 10,000 hours of blended on-the-job and classroom training provides a solid foundation for your mold maker career. 
  • Begin a rewarding career with no student debt--in fact, you’ll get paid to attend classes! 


You must be physically able to perform the job, at least 18-years-old and a high school graduate or equivalent.

Get started as a Mold Maker Apprentice

You should apply directly to employers, and entry requirements vary by employer.

If you need assistance finding an employer who will take you on as an apprentice, please contact the local Apprenticeship Training Representative at 262-564-3210 to find an employer who has been approved to train apprentices.

Once your contract is in place Gateway’s Apprenticeship department will communicate with  you regarding registration, classes and books. 

If you need assistance getting started, Gateway’s Apprenticeship Department is happy to help.