Responsible for proper operation and maintenance of a variety of different types of tool room and machine shop equipment. Supports manufacturing and facilities personnel by using skills and abilities to fabricate, modify and repair a vast array of tooling, die sets, machines and components in a safe and timely manner. Performs economically feasible repairs to the greatest extent possible with stocked or purchased parts and available tools.
Works in a safe and orderly manner at all times. Obeys plant, department and area rules and regulations and proactively encourages other team members to do so.
Obtains, maintains and wears or uses all necessary safety equipment as directed by work instructions or area supervisor.
Attends shift, department and plant meetings in a timely manner as directed by supervisor.
Operates, monitors and adjusts as required equipment including, but not limited to; drill presses, lathes, milling machines and surface grinders.
Performs welding and brazing as required to fabricate, modify and repair equipment, parts and components.
Maintains process integrity with proper documentation and observance of process records
Maintains a clean and orderly work area at all times.
High School diploma, G.E.D. certificate or recognized equivalent.
Ability to speak, read and write in the English language sufficient enough to perform the following:
Communicate effectively with other team members and supervision
Read and comprehend process instructions
Record pertinent process information as required
Ability to read and interpret analog and digital gauges
Ability to read and interpret complex blueprints and CAD/CAM drawings
Ability to read and interpret written standards from equipment manufacturers
Technical understanding of fasteners, bearings, seals, and lubricants including their use, function, tolerances, removal and installation procedures as applicable.
Technical understanding of die set, grinding, advanced heat treat, gauges, and the use of close tolerance tools and equipment.
Ability to work with tolerances down to 0.0002 on a daily basis and closer when necessary.
Technical understanding of metals types, including identification and usage.
A recognized certificate of training or diploma in a Tool & Die Maker course AND at least 4 years of verifiable experience in a position with similar duties and responsibilities.
Must satisfactorily pass a written comprehension test and mechanical aptitude evaluation.
Must own and maintain a complimentary set of hand tools sufficient to perform all duties presently required and must be willing to obtain replacement/additional hand tools as required. Employer will supply and maintain any required tooling deemed as 'special' or of extremely limited use.
We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including: medical and dental, vision, disability and life insurance, 401K, PTO, tuition reimbursement, and the ability to add value to an exciting mission!
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