Daryl Rakes

  • Port Deposit MD

Work History

Work History
Feb 2014 - Dec 2014

Lead Mold Technician/ Supervisor

Plastipak Packaging

Oversee and Lead in the maintanance of injection molds and the Mold changes.

As Lead Tool Maker, repair injection molds and components for production,

       - Working with Husky Hot Runner molds,

- Disassemble injection molds,inspect all components for wear or damage,

- clean, grease and reassemble after P.M.

Work directly with Tool manufacturers in the ordering of new mold components.

Using SAP program, set up P.M. schedules for injection molds.

SAP program, order new mold components.

Lead morning Safety meetings with the on coming shift.

Stay in conformance with company policies .

Jun 2012 - Feb 2014

Toll and Die machinist

Crown, Cork and Seal

Work directly with Engineering in the making and repairing of Tin stamping Tool & Dies.

Use all machine shop equipment; Lathes, Milling machines with Prototrax Programming

Work safely and help keep production on time.


1978 - 1981

Aberdeen High School

Graduated 1981

Honors in the fields of Machine Shop and Wood Shop




Manual Machinist/ Tool & Die Repair

Operate with skill, Milling Machines( Bridgeport) Lathes Surface Grinders Use and own all types of measuring devices; micrometers, calipers, comparitors etc. Able read and interprit shop drawings and blue prints, schimatics

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26 yrs. in injection molding and Tool & Die making and repairs.



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