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This is a tool and die repair technician position responsible for set up and operate a variety of machine tools in the preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, and repairs on damaged dies.
Maintain and repair dies and detailed tooling components.
Measure, examine, and test dies to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications, using precision instruments
Determine product dimensions and tolerances.
Monitor the accuracy of the dies during the fabricating process.
Install and repair die tooling, working with progressive stamping presses.
Troubleshoot probable causes of defective parts, and use root-cause failure analysis to make improvements
Interact with Production personnel to improve efficiency of set up times and to minimize machine downtime due to die failures
Utilize both large and small hand tools to perform necessary repairs equipment (mills, grinders, lathes, drill presses, milling machines, shapers)
Read and interpret detailed Engineering drawings and utilize precision measuring equipment
Performs all duties to the prescribed standard.
High school diploma (or equivalent) required
An attached resume is required
Technical degree is preferred
Must be familiar with progressive, forming and compound dies.
Must be able to demonstrate the ability to set-up and operate Tool/Die equipment.
Ability to interpret technical drawings required
Successful applicants will be required to take a skilled trades test prior to start of employment.
Documentation substantiating 5 years of practical experience in Tool/Die repair preferred
Applicants must be legally authorized to work permanently in the U.S. at the time of application.
Final candidate must successfully complete a pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check.
For an accommodation or special assistance with applying for a posted position, please contact our Human Resources department at 503-745-8982 or toll free 800-206-3369. For TTY/TDD enabled call 503-745-2137 or toll free 866-355-6935.