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GEMINI INCORPORATED Robotic Pattern Rigger - 2nd Shift in Decorah, Iowa



*Gemini is currently seeking a 2nd Shift Robotic Pattern Rigger to join our team in Decorah, IA. The minimum starting pay is \$19.89 per hour, taking experience into consideration. Our ideal candidate has a high level of computer efficiency and strong attention to detail with openness and flexibility to work around the plant. Benefits start in less than 30 days! *

Would you like to become part of a company leading in its field of work? Do you value a family setting where individuals are heard and further developed toward their personal and professional goals? Here at Gemini, we know what it means to be human, and we strive to make sure our employees feel valued.

Due to our incredible family of employees, we have grown substantially and are looking to grow our team further with like-minded individuals that share in our company values: Teamwork, Respect, Honesty, Curiosity, Stability, Stewardship, Customer Focus, and Diversity.

As a leader in the signage manufacturing industry, Gemini, Inc. has been providing stability to our employees for 60 years.

Job Function:

Under general supervision the individual will operate and maintain automated sand molding robotic equipment to support the foundry team.

Specific Job Duties:

  • Reviews work orders to ensure familiarization with job requirements, discussing details with the Plant Supervisor
  • Reviews artwork for manufacturability. Cleans and edits files as necessary with graphic arts software.
  • Sets up and operates a CNC router to produce desired components to complete the orders.
  • May construct or repair wood patterns using templates, power and hand tools.
  • May fabricate jigs and fixtures for pattern and shop production.
  • May build core boxes and cast cavities from fabricated patterns
  • Repairs damaged patterns in a timely manner to assure a minimum of disruption in the molding department.
  • Transports finished patterns and tools to appropriate storage areas.
  • Documents working procedures used in the production of patterns.
  • Periodically review required shop materials to ensure that an adequate supply of such materials are available for production requirements.
  • Maintains a neat and orderly work area at all times, cleaning dust collecting system daily or as required.
  • Constantly works toward producing products that are acceptable by company standards of quality
  • Performs all duties in a safe manner following all safety procedures at all times.
  • Maintains a positive working relationship with employees.
  • May perform reasonably similar or related duties as directed

Required Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma/GED or equivalent demonstrated competency through work experience.
  • High level of computer proficiency

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1-year experience in production environment
  • Experience with Artcam/Composer
  • Experience with Table Saw and Band Saw
  • Experience with CNC Operation


  • Competitive financial compensation
  • Profit Sharing Plan
  • Productivity Cash Bonus
  • Traditional and Roth 401(k)
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Short-term Disability Insurance
  • Long-term Disability Insurance
  • Paid Time Off (Vacation, Holiday, and Sick Leave)
  • Use of company owned resort on Big Round Lake in Hayward, WI

This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Other duties, responsibilities and activities may change or be assigned at any time with or without notice.

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 w ll provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. For additional assistance email; or call [(507) 263-3957]{title="ShoreTel Web Dialer: 915072633957"} and ask for the Human Resources Representative assigned to the location of interest.

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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.