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Gemini, Inc. is a leader in custom manufacturing of architectural products for the signage industry and has been in business for more than 50 years. Our Corporate Headquarters is located in Cannon Falls, MN with 18 plants across the US. Check us out on-line atto learn more about our products.We are currently seeking a 1st Shift Sand Molder to join our production team in Decorah, IA.Pay Rate: $14.85- $20.53. Hours: Monday through Friday 7: 00 AM - 3:30 PM.Job FunctionUnder general supervision, fills flasks with sand and prepares all mold components and flasks for the pouring process and places on conveyor.Specific Job DutiesMakes cores by obtaining core molds, sprays patterns with mold release agent.Fills flasks with sand and packs tightly, using striker to properly level sand.Removes solidified sand from the mold and places on conveyor system.Places cores on molds, and assembles all components of molds, placing adhesive on mold component.Removes hardened sand from forms.Inspects and cleans molds in preparation for pouring and inserts cores.Assembles mold halves, insuring proper alignment and form application of components.Installs pouring cup on mold and forwards to pouring area.Calibrates sand mixer, insuring that proper ratios are mixed with sand.Completes appropriate records of molds produced.Cleans mixer daily by removing solidified sand as required.Feeds sand into reclaimer following the pouring procedures to facilitate the recycling of sand.Maintains an awareness of the means by which process improvements can be achieved, and makes related recommendations to the department supervisor.Completes records of department production including waste materials and units produced.Constantly works toward producing products that are acceptable by company standards of quality.Maintains an effective working relationship with all department employees.Maintains a neat and orderly work area at all times.Performs duties in a safe manner, and observes approved safety equipment and procedures at all times.May perform similar or related duties as required.Position RequirementsHigh School Diploma or GEDEnglish language skills at the 6th grade level or aboveCommitment to safety practices and policiesPrevious manufacturing experience preferredBenefitsCompetitive financial compensationProfit Sharing Plan (historically averages 10% of base salary)Productivity Cash BonusTraditional and Roth 401(k)Tuition ReimbursementHealth, Dental, Vision InsuranceLife InsuranceShort-term Disability InsuranceLong-term Disability InsurancePaid Time Off (Vacation, Holiday, and Sick Leave)Use of company owned resort on Big Round Lake in Hayward, WIAll applicants must pass pre-employment physical, background check and drug screen.We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.Gemini will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. For additional assistance email;or call (507) 263-3957 and ask for the Human Resources Representative assigned to the location of interest.We are an Equal Opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability.