Technical Injection Molding Services
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Mold Maker with CNC & EDM (posted 4/17/2022)

Distinctive Plastics is a leading edge, ISO-9001, ISO-13485, FDA & UL, plastic injection-molding company in North San Diego County. We are the premier supplier on the West Coast for Technical Injection Molding such as in-mold decoration, multi-component molding and insert molding.

We are currently looking for a qualified Plastic Injection Mold Maker experienced in all phases of toolroom activities. Duties will include new construction, R&D, revisions and repair. Minimum 10 years general tool room experience is required. Must be competent in mill, lathe, surface grinders, EDM and CNC operation, Applicant needs to have a full compliment of tools and measuring equipment. We are looking for a self-starting, ambitious person who can perform with consistent quality, reliable attendance and a cooperative team spirit. Modern A/C shop with overhead hoist.

Our Benefits:

  • Medical & Dental 100% Employee
  • Generous PTO
  • 6-7 Holidays
  • Matching 401K
  • Quarterly Bonus

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Our Vision

It is the goal of this company to supply quality products and services to our customers in a timely manner and at a reasonable price; and to provide our employees with a safe and pleasant work environment. We are further committed to a company-wide program for continuous quality improvement.

About DPI

Established in 1981, Distinctive Plastics is a Unique Contract Manufacturer specializing in "Technical Injection Molding Services" such as Multi-shot Molding, IMD (In-Mold Decorating), IMA (In-Mold Assembly), Vertical-Insert Molding and Medical Device Molding. We also offer standard Horizontal molding, with capacities from 28-ton / 1-ounce to 500-ton / 68-ounce. DPI is dedicated to utilizing robotics and automation to deliver "Value Added" services and lower "Total Part Cost".

Our full service philosophy assures you that we can assist you from conception through production. We offer full engineering services including consultation, product design assistance, Design for Manufacturing (DFM) assistance, mold flow analysis, and mold design. Our Technical Services department offers In-House tooling capability along with local and off-shore sourcing of precision injection molds.

Our molding department offers competent processing of most all engineering grade and commodity resins, with experience in 2-shot molding, insert-molding, over-molding, hot runners and valve gates. As a value-added molder we include such services as ultrasonic welding, pad printing, hot stamping and assembly.

Our modern 44,000 square foot facility in Vista, California was custom built after years of careful design and study. Being the fourth building to house this company, much experience went into the design and layout. Our Injection Molding and Tooling departments are second to none and the plant layout makes for an ease of material handling and flow of finished goods. All this just makes it easier to assure our customers "On-Time and Quality" products.