Toolmaker Apprentice


Lester Prairie, MN, US, 55354

REQ ID:  45644

SEE designs and delivers packaging solutions that protect essential goods transported worldwide, preserve food, enable e-commerce and digital connectivity, and help create a global supply chain that is touchless, safer, less wasteful, and more resilient. 

Our people are entrepreneurial innovators and problem solvers committed to bringing unique insights and solutions to the needs of our customers, stakeholders, and society. At SEE, we are creating a community of inventors, problem solvers, and future makers that are passionate about fulfilling our purpose.

SEE generated $6 billion in revenue in 2022 and has approximately 17,700 employees who serve customers in 129 countries/territories. To learn more, visit

Job Description

A Toolmaker Apprentice supports Class A and Class B toolmakers in mold cleaning, mold set-up tasks, and light machining.  The person in this position is working through continued education to become a toolmaker. Starting Pay - Minimum $22.00 per hour.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

  • Assist in scheduled and emergency tooling repair, maintenance, troubleshooting, cleaning and mold set-ups.
  • Perform machining operations under the guidance of toolmakers to support tool room activities and schedules.
  • Recommends changes to mold designs to improve life of assets and output of assets.
  • Knowledge and understanding of toolroom practices and fabricating techniques.
  • Follow all Key Operating Procedures, including but not limited to:
    • Company and facilities policies.
    • Safety-Use of proper PPE; adherence to all applicable safety rules.
    • Standard Operating Procedure (SOPs)-Methods for performing work
    • Standard Safe Operating Procedures (SSOP)/Good Housekeeping Standards.
  • Communicate in a positive and respectful manner to resolve all issues.
  • Ability to complete all documentation accurately.
  • Ability to ask for help when the need arises.
  • Other responsibilities and projects as assigned.

Experience and Qualifications


High school diploma, GED, or equivalent experience

Two-year post high school education in machine trades


Specific skills:

Strong mechanical aptitude, strong mathematical skills, strong organizational skills.

Equipment & Machinery: Basic knowledge of machine operations.

Computer Experience & Software:  Basic computer knowledge/use.

Requisition id: 45644 

Relocation: No  

The Company is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment and to all employees, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, protected disability, veteran status, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state or local laws.

*Please be cautious of fraudulent recruiting efforts using the SEE name or logo. SEE will never request private information during the application process, such as a Driver's License or Social Security Number. If you have any concerns about information received from SEE during the application process, please reach out to us directly at [email protected]



It is our responsibility to leverage what we have to affect positive and meaningful change for our communities and planet using Sealed Air’s global resources and expertise.

Corporate sustainability. It’s about improving the lives of people around the world by addressing pressing needs in the communities where we and our customers operate.

Customer Success. Meeting our customers' needs. At Sealed Air it’s more than a goal, it’s an integral part of our business practices, our innovative solutions, and our values.

Leaving our communities better than we found them through dedication of time, talent and resources.

Nearest Major Market: Hutchinson
Nearest Secondary Market: Glencoe

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