Start here, end here. There is a reason why we have so many employees with 20+ years with the company-Pace offers careers. Join us in making advanced aluminum die cast parts to be used in medical devices, vehicles, ATVs, and street and stadium lighting.
Employees are required to set-up, operate, and perform adjustments to aluminum die castmachinery to produce parts ranging in weight from several ounces to over 30 pounds.
Technicians must be able to to perform machine set-ups which include removing and installing
dies and related machine parts following procedures and safety requirements.
May train other employees in the operation of die cast equipment.
Must be able to communicate verbally or written. Must be able to read and understandwritten directives. The predominate form of instructions are written andverbal. Technicians must be capable of translating verbal orders in to actions.Preferably to have a minimum of 2 years as a Die cast operator. Knowledge ofmath used in manufacturing, and of simple gages preferred. This is a physicallydemanding position requiring heavy lifting, use of lifting equipment hoists,lifts and ect. Must be able to be trained to acquire fork truck certification.Must have good mechanical skills and be able to use of hand, pneumatic,electric, and other tools with good dexterity.
Duties and Responsibilities (Not All Inclusive)
Perform die changes and set-ups as required by schedule.
Operate die cast equipment to produce the required quantity of good quality parts to meet production standards.
Visual inspection of parts during production cycle of equipment.
Make adjustments to insure proper timing, pressures, shots, etc. to achieve optimum equipment efficiency.
Train other employees in the safe and efficient operation of die casting equipment.
Reach and lift moderately heavy parts up to several hundred repetitions per shift.
Exposed to a harsh operating environment which includes: heat of up to 125 degrees, steam vapors, open flames, and
smoke from burning materials while operating from an elevated platform.
Operates equipment in a safe manner to protect self and others from injuries caused by extremely hot metal up to 1250 degrees.
Perform other associated duties as needed to continue the productive operation of the department and division.
Keep work area clean and orderly.
Must follow all safety rules and policies as set forth by OSHA guidelines and Pace
Industries policies and procedures as outlined in the employee manual.
Who we are and what we do:
Pace Industries is North America's leading full-service die casting manufacturer. Our mission is to provide uncommon, creative die casting and support solutions that contribute to the success of our customers. Our die cast parts are used in automobiles, motorcycles, generators, snow mobiles, lawn mowers, washing machines, power hand tools, BBQ grills, commercial lighting and many other well-known products. You can have a significant impact on our cultural transformation.
The St. Paul Division produces aluminum die castings for highly cosmetic, complex and difficult-to-fill parts from concept to solution. Specializing in flash-free, net-shape production, we ensure that aluminum die cast components meet exact design specifications and are delivered on time and within budget.
Please note that the duties and requirements described herein are intended to represent general contents of this job. This is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties and responsibilities.
Pace Industries has a strong commitment to the principle of diversity, and in that spirit, seeks a broad spectrum of candidates including women, minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities. Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodations in the application process should notify the hiring department by the application deadline.