Foam Rubber Molder

Tend hydraulic steam presses that heat molds.

What does a Foam Rubber Molder do?

Tends hydraulic steam press that heats molds filled with mixture of foam rubber particles and latex to form cushions and mattresses: Carries filled mold from mixing machine to table of press. Smooths mixture in mold to distribute it evenly. Positions top cover on mold and places mold on press bed. Turns valve to lower ram against mold that heats and cures mixture. Removes mold, dumps molded product, and places it on storage rack. May grind foam rubber scrap, using electrically powered grinding machine. May mix ground foam rubber particles with latex, using mixing machine, and fill molds with mixture [MIXER, FOAM RUBBER].