Metal Stamping Solutions seeks a Tool and Die Maker to join our manufacturing team. Candidates must have a Journeyman's Certificate in Tool & Die; or minimum of 8 years documented experience in the tool and die trade.
Analyzes specifications, lays out metal stock, sets up and operates machine tools, utilizes machinist hand tools, fits and assembles parts to fabricate, repair, maintain and troubleshoot metal stamping dies, cutting tools, jigs and fixtures, gauges, etc., by performing the following duties.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Troubleshoots, repairs, and maintains stamping dies through a variety of standard methodology.
Assemble and disassemble dies to perform repairs, maintenance and corrective action.
Performs preventive maintenance to insure that dies are as production ready as possible.
Maintains logs and appropriate records on die maintenance.
Participates in tool design.
Performs a variety of welding applications to repair broken tool steels as capable.
Studies specifications such as blueprints, sketches, models, or descriptions, and visualizes product to determine materials required and machines to be used to fabricate parts. Performs inspection functions to specified standards with assistance of operator and/or Quality Assurance personnel, as required to verify tool work.
Assists in development of detection methods and devices
Computes dimensions, plans layout, and determines methods for sequence of operations.
Measures, marks, and scribes metal stock for machining.
Sets up and operates machine tools such as lathes, milling machine, drills, saws, and surface grinders, to machine parts, and verifies conformance of machined parts to specifications. Smooth flat and contoured surfaces with power hand grinders.
Insures that dies are properly tagged when leaving the tool room.
Verifies dimensions, alignments, and clearances.
Examines standard or previously used dies, tools, and jigs and fixtures, and recommends design modifications regarding construction and function of part.
Has basic knowledge of press operations.
Communicates problems and estimated repair times to production as accurately as possible.
Assists with set up problems, as required.
Maintains communication within the department and with other departments.
Other Duties as Assigned
We offer a competitive wage and benefits package. Interested candidates can apply in person at 5720 Clyde Rhyne Drive, Sanford, North Carolina or via email at email@example.comHelp