Rubber Mould Maker

Minimum 10th

On-the-job training for six months

Certified training for Rubber Mould Maker (programme aligned to G&J/Q 2606 released by the Gem & Jewellery Skills Council of India)

Minimum six months' relevant experience

The tasks a Rubber Mould Maker is expected to perform includes:

Producing rubber moulds of the master model for replicating it in the mass production of jewellery piece through the casting process.

Dexterity of hands

Knowledge of producing rubber moulds as per job sheet

Knowledge of cutting rubber moulds as per the master model design

Knowledge and understanding of the different types of rubber and their properties w.r.t. heat and pressure sensitivity

Knowledge of potential work hazards when using a vulcaniser, hot plates and sharp tools

Knowledge of using different tools and machines

Knowledge of computer operations


Ability to work independently

Good communication skills

Team spirit

Multi-tasking ability

Decision-making skills

Attention to detail

It is a desk job

Need not handle a team

Local travelling is not a part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs are available

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Most companies usually work for 6 days a week and 8 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company.

Shift system may be available in some organizations.

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?Yes

This job is not listed as hazardous or dangerous

One may develop occupational hazards like minor burns and cuts if not taken care of

For freshers -INR8,000 per month

For candidates with 1/2 yearsexperience -INR10,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

The demand for cast and diamond-set jewellery is on the rise in national and international markets. With designs getting more and more intricate, jewellery pieces will be in demand and hence the demand for Rubber Mould Maker will grow.

Casting units across India, especially Mumbai

Casting units across India, especially Mumbai

To be updated

Indian Diamond Institute

Indian Institute of Jewellery (IIJ)

To be updated