Button Maker And Installer Job Description Sample
Chemical Batch Maker (2Nd Shift)
POSITION: CHEMICAL BATCH MAKER
WHERE: MAPLE SHADE, NJ
PROBLEM SOLVE, ORGANIZE. PLAN SUPPORT. MOTIVATE. COMMUNICATE. LEARN. DO. GROW.
Stonhard and its brands believe quality people, products and service make everything possible. Stonhard manufactures and installs high performance floors for industrial and commercial environments.
We are currently searching for a Chemical Batch Maker to work in our manufacturing facility in Maple Shade, NJ. A Chemical Batch maker is responsible for blending and mixing of various pigments, resins, hardeners and other raw material additives to produce acceptable in-process batches per approved batch instruction sheets with a minimal number of corrections.
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR:
High School Diploma with some college level chemistry preferred.
Minimum 2 years prior related experience or 1 year experience as a production batch maker.
Must pass standard eye exam (corrected or uncorrected) and must pass standard color-tone testing.
Must be capable of wearing Company standard respirators as qualified by a fit test performed by an authorized agency.
Lifting up to 50 pounds.
Stooping, bending, squatting up to 50% of the time
Standing and walking up to 90% of the time.
Sitting – None.
This will be a demanding and rewarding position.
DO WE HAVE WHAT YOU'RE LOOKING FOR?
We offer a competitive pay and health benefits and a safe working environment with a solid history of success and growth.
We encourage hard work, recognition and opportunity. And we stand behind our 95 year old Stonhard name and our brands.
DO YOU SEE YOURSELF WORKING WITH US? LET'S GET STARTED. APPLY HERE.
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.
Tool & Die Maker
In this role, you will design and build dies, fixtures and automated assembly equipment using CNC mills, lathes, grinders, etc. You will also work off of prints and, when needed, will design tooling in Solidworks.
Study and interpret specifications such as drawings, sketches, models, or descriptions
Visualizes product to determine materials required and machines to be used to fabricate designs
Computes dimensions, plans layout, and determines assembly method/sequence of operations
Measures, marks, and scribes metal stock for machining
Conduct test runs with completed tools or dies to ensure parts meet specifications
Cut, shape, and trim blanks or blocks to specified lengths or shapes using power shears, rules, and hand tools
File, grind, shim and adjust different parts to properly fit them together
Fit and assemble parts to make, repair, or modify dies, jigs, gauges, and tools using machine tools and hand tools
Inspect finished dies for smoothness, contour conformity, and defects
Design jigs, fixtures, and templates for use as work aids in the fabrication of parts or products
Develop and design new tools and dies using computer-aided design software
Sets up and operates machine tools such as lathes, milling machine, presses, grinders and cutting machines, which are manual, and computer controlled
Uses these machines to fabricate parts and components, and verify conformance of the machined parts to specifications
Lift machined parts, tools, molds, and plates; positions/secures parts on surface plate/worktable
Assembles, disassembles and cleans molds, dies and components
Fit and assembles parts together and into assemblies and mechanisms
Verifies dimensions, alignments, and clearances with precision measuring instruments
May perform polishing, heat treating, or welding on tools or components
May connect electrical wiring and hydraulic lines to install electrical, hydraulic and/or air components
Examines standard or previously used dies, tools, jigs and fixtures, and recommends design modifications regarding construction and function
Develops specifications from general descriptions, for specialty tools
May draw or utilize 2D or 3D computer aided designs for layout
Leads and/or supports design, manufacturing and quality departments
Carries out basic machine maintenance
At least 4 years in the machining field (will consider a 4th year apprentice) with knowledge of programming CNC's with Mastercam software, Maza-cam solution ware, program in mazatrol and G code
Experience in Solidworks a plus
Knowledge of CAD and good computer skills
An understanding of the properties of materials
Ability to lift and bend
Some travel may be required
Methode Electronics is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information and other legally protected characteristics. The EEO is the Law poster is available here: EEO Poster, if you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or call (708) 867-6777 and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.
Tool & Die Maker
JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY
Sets up and operates conventional, special purpose, and may include numerical control (NC) machines and machining centers to fabricate metallic and nonmetallic parts, applying knowledge of machine shop theory and procedures, shop mathematics, machinability of materials, and layout techniques.
Studies blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample part to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work piece, and setup requirements to determine optimal sequence of operations.
Selects, aligns, and secures holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on machines such as mills, lathes, and grinders.
Calculates and sets controls to regulate machining factors such as speed, feed, coolant flow, and depth and angle of cut, or enters commands to retrieve, input, or edit computerized machine control media.
Starts and observes machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining, and adjusts machine controls or control media as required.
Verifies conformance of finished work piece to specifications using precision measuring instruments.
Sets up and operates machine on trial run to verify accuracy of machine settings or programmed control data.
Confers with supervisor or others to resolve machining or assembly problems. Knowledge of materials - availability, general characteristics, machinability, heat treating/stress relieving procedures.
May perform CNC programming/CAM tasks.
Installs machined replacement parts in mechanisms, machines, and equipment, and tests operation of unit to ensure functionality and performance.
Develops specifications from general description and draws sketch of part or product to be fabricated.
Summary Statement: Applies basic and some advanced technical skills and knowledge to set up and operate a variety of woodworking machines and use hand tools to fabricate detail parts and subassemblies for use in complex aircraft interior systems.
Essential Functions and
Performs tasks required to fabricate detail parts and subassemblies of aircraft interior systems, from simple to moderately complex, requiring some skill and experience to determine plans and action from standard procedural alternatives.
Works under general supervision adapting procedures to meet work requirements. Priorities are determined by management. Reviews work orders to insure parts, blueprints and other engineering data are available.
Studies blueprints, drawings, Process Specifications, and Standards of articles to be constructed or repaired. Plans sequence of cutting, shaping, bonding, or framing operations to be performed. Marks outlines or dimensions of parts or components on wood, composite or metallic material.
Matches materials for color, grain, or texture. Operates tools, including, but not limited to, power tools, table saw, router, drill, sander, planer, and shaper. Cuts material to close tolerances according to blueprints or other engineering specifications.
Completes and maintains necessary paperwork for documenting processes performed. Maintains traceability documentation of materials used on aircraft installed cabinetry. Trims component parts of joints to ensure snug fit.
Bores holes for insertion of panel pins and inserts. Clamps parts and subassemblies together to form complete units and applies glues and structural adhesives. Prepares surfaces, joints, and edges of articles for finishing by machining, filing or sanding.
Installs hardware such as inserts, hinges, latches, and drawer slides. Understands and complies with all plant safety requirements for safe work practices as stated in applicable Material Safety Data Sheets and plant safety rules. Maintains the product and work area clean and free from debris.
Ancillary Functions and
Performs other duties as required.
These duties may include assignments in job classifications other than the primary assignment.
Formal Education, Training and Work Experience: No formal education required.
Two (2) years' work experience in aircraft cabinet manufacturing or four (4) years' work experience in related manufacturing or architectural interior cabinet manufacturing. Must be able to use / operate small hand tools and machinery.
Level of Supervision Required: The level of supervision required described here is representative of that which must be met by a Stakeholder to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Works with regular supervision. Follows standard written or oral instructions. May need additional assistance for more complex tasks.
Special Skills, Licenses or
Demonstrate competency in applying the following to perform normal job duties. • Must be able to read and interpret blueprints. • Must be familiar with and have operational knowledge of department tools. • Must possess all required hand tools. • Must have good written and verbal communication skills. • Must be able to work with and as an effective part of a team. • Must have good interpersonal skills. • Must be able to demonstrate intermediate problem solving skills.
Special Training and Behavioral Competencies: • Safety training as required by OSHA. • Must be able to be trained and certified in the use all types of respirators. • Comply with The NORDAM Group Leadership Competencies for Stakeholders. • Ability and willingness to assist and transfer technical knowledge to less experienced Stakeholders.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by a Stakeholder to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Must possess vision, which permits the performance of close tolerance work effectively. Must be able to move up to 50 lbs. throughout the facility. Must be able to tolerate dust, fumes, noise, temperatures, and other exposures in the shop area. Must be able to ascend and descend stairs, step stools, ladders, scaffolding, platform ladders or mechanically elevated devices in order to perform job-related duties. Must be able to use equipment required in the performance of the job. (Overtime is a requirement of the job. Must be able to work in excess of eight hours per day and five days per week.)
Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those a Stakeholder encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
The Stakeholder is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles and toxic or caustic chemicals. The noise level in the shop area is usually high.
The mental characteristics described here are representative of those a Stakeholder encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
Work in stressful situations and handle multiple priorities. Demonstrate interpersonal, organizational and communication skills to interact effectively with other people, inside the Company.
Machinist II / Instrument Maker - Chemistry
Regular Full-time, Pay Grade 37
The Instrument Maker/Machinist in this position will provide precision machining of parts and instruments used in experiments conducted in the teaching and research laboratories of the Department of Chemistry. The person in this position will also advise faculty and students on part design as needed for the projects, performs mechanical repairs and rebuilding of vacuum pumps, and mechanical repairs on scientific instruments.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Plan machining by studying work orders, drawings, engineering plans, materials, specifications, and interpreting geometric dimensions and tolerances. Advise customers (faculty, students and staff) on aspects of the design and what stock is needed for projects. Assist in ordering stock as needed. Set up and program mills and lathes to machine precision parts, includes programming of numerically controlled machines, setting zero and referencing points, tool registers, offsets, compensation, and conditional switches; calculating requirements, including basic math, geometry, and trigonometry; proving part programs. Set-up mills and lathes by installing and adjusting three- and four-jaw chucks, tools, attachments, collets, bushings, cams, gears, stops, and stock pushers; indicating vices; tramming heads.
Machine parts, including maintaining specifications in drilling, grooving, cutting, turning, facing, knurling and thread chasing operations; taking measurements; detecting malfunctions; troubleshooting, processes; adjusting and reprogramming controls; sharpening and replacing worn tools; adhering to quality assurance procedures and processes.
Maintain equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs. Perform mechanical repairs and rebuilding of Vacuum Pumps.
Maintain continuity among other staff by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs. Communicate status of projects to the customers, including indicating delays and reasons for delays. Document actions by completing production and quality logs. Any other tasks requested by Department Head or Immediate Supervisor.Qualifications and
Education: Have a high school diploma with 2 years vocational training and 2 additional years of vocational technical school with knowledge of algebra and trigonometry.
Experience: 5 years as a machinist
Have the ability to operate manual and computer controlled lathes, vertical and horizontal milling machines as well as drill presses, grinders, surface grinders, and hand tools.
Have a knowledge of precision measuring instruments
Be able to perform TIG (tungsten inert gas) and MIG (metal inert gas) welding, cutting torch, and brazing
Be able to design and read blueprints
Have knowledge of CAD software, such as AutoCAD and be able to implement CAD drawings and specifications in jobs on numerically controlled machines
Have a knowledge of Microsoft Office software and general computer operations
Have a general ability to repair, disassemble, and reassemble a wide variety of mechanical systems
Have the ability to communicate effectively with co-workers, supervisors, faculty, staff, and students and other university personnel to understand and perform the desired work and to suggest better alternatives
Be able to interact with a diverse group of scientists from many different cultures and work with them in a respectful, cooperative manner
Have good judgement, be able to stay on task, and pay attention to detail
Have knowledge of Environmental, Health and Safety requirements
Be reliable in attendance, clean and neat in appearance, be in good physical health and able to perform moderately strenuous work activities
Measure, cut, glue, nail, screw, bolt and assemble wood, laminate and Formica materials by
performing the following duties.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following, and other duties may be
Builds, repairs and installs cabinets and cabinet doors
Studies blueprints, sketches, or building plans for information pertaining to type of material required,
such as lumber or fiberboard, and dimensions of structure or fixture to be fabricated.
Selects specified type of lumber or other materials.
Repair any broken or damaged cabinets, drawers or doors
Prepares layout, marks cutting and assembly lines on materials
Shapes materials to prescribed measurements using hand and power tools
Assembles cut and shaped materials and fastens them together with nails, dowel pins, or glue.
Installs completed cabinets as required
No Supervisory Responsibilities.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty
satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability
required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform
the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Three to five years certificate from college or technical school; or three to five years related experience
and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions,
and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak
effectively before groups of customers or team members of organization.
Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions,
percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or
diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by a team member to
successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to
enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the team member is regularly required to stand; use hands to
finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The team member is occasionally required to
walk; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear; and taste or smell. The team
member must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds,
and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job
include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those a team member
encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be
made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Test Plate Maker
Test Plate Maker
Company: Allfast Fastening Systems.
Primary Location: 15200Don Julian Rd, City of Industry, CA, 91745, USA
Employment Type: Hourly/ Full-time
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
Allfast Fastening Systems
A TriMas Corporation company (NASDAQ: TRS) - a diversified global manufacturer of engineered and applied products, is the world's leading manufacturer of solid & blind rivets, blind bolts & installation tooling for the aerospace industry.
Allfast is proud to be certified to ISO9001:2008 and AS9100:2009 Revision C. Our continued commitment to SPC and Lean Manufacturing has earned us the Boeing President's Award for Supplier of the Year, Boeing Q100 Club for the 100 best suppliers in the world, Lockheed's Star Supplier Award, Embraer Supplier of the Year Award, Strategic Airbus Partner and the Bombardier Certified Supplier Award, among many others. The implementation of min/max inventory programs has reduced inventories at all major OEMs.
Allfast is the only company in the world that manufactures solid and blind rivets and automated installation tools in one facility. Allfast strives for 100% customer satisfaction, 100% quality products on time – all the time - at competitive pricing.
Main Duties & Responsibilities
Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Reads and interprets documents (blue prints, drawing, or manufacturing work orders), to ascertain what tools and materials are necessary for producing test plates per specification.
Sets up and operates a drill press to drill holes in aluminum and/or steel plates per specification. Selects mounts and aligns tooling attachments and materials in proper order and relationship. Makes all adjustments necessary to produce test plates of acceptable quality.
Uses measuring devices, such as, micrometers, calipers and various other inspect gauges to ensure test plate specifications are achieved.
Reworks test plates as needed. Collects used test plates and stores by size and material type for future use.
Maintains inventory levels as directed by company requirements.
Meets and maintains all productivity levels and quality requirements to support departmental goals and schedules.
Performs minor preventative maintenance on assigned drill presses.
Performs record keeping, data entry, housekeeping, and follows safety regulations.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
City:City of Industry
Location_formattedLocationLong:City of Industry, California US
Community / Marketing Title:Test Plate Maker
EEO Employer Verbiage:
Tool And Die Maker Journeyman
The Tool and Die Maker supports product development and manufacturing by constructing and repairing progressive dies, machining parts, and making prototypes as required by our fast-paced, high-volume sheet metal manufacturing operation. We are seeking Journeyman Tool and Die Makers to join our swing shift team and we expand our operations. Simpson is a growing and innovative market-leader offering a long-term career with competitive pay and benefits and support for continuing development.
25% of the time you will: Develop die function and structure by studying prints of die, product, and prototypes; applying knowledge of material under stress, machining and assembly methods, and mathematics. Create, repair and maintain progressive and single-stroke dies, and press braking tooling. Change dies over to specified part required based on production needs. Study blueprints, sketches, models, or specifications to plan sequences of operations for fabricating tools, dies, or assemblies.
15% of the time you will: Machine parts by using lathe, mill, drill press, surface grinder, CNC mills, and other typical shop equipment. Select, dress, set up, and use grinding wheels for surface grinding, and form grinding. Hand-grind, polish and belt-finish die components.
15% of the time you will: Confirm assembly by verifying dimensions, clearances, and alignment of parts and components with micrometers, thickness gauges, gauge blocks, dial indicators, etc. Confirm performance of die by installing die, checking clearances, inspecting operation of die, making adjustments, and comparing finished product to specifications. Verify dimensions, alignments, and clearances of finished parts for conformance to specifications, using measuring instruments such as calipers, gauge blocks, micrometers, and dial indicators so the progressive die produces a finished good that matches the production drawing. Inspect finished dies for smoothness, contour conformity, and defects then reports to department lead to develop a plan to complete any required repairs.
15% of the time you will: Provide guidance and support to the production shop in the set-up and operation of punch press dies and tooling. Assist the production department in the assurance of product quality, and the resolution of tooling-related quality issues.
15% of the time you will: Ensure operation of equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs. Perform die maintenance (cleaning, inspection and preventive maintenance) and die repair (reconstruction and restoration of damaged dies).
5% of the time you will: Maintain tooling drawing files and records of die maintenance and modification.
5% of the time you will: Order tooling parts and spares as necessary.
5% of the time you will: Oversee Tool and Die Apprentices giving them the correct feedback as they are learning and progressing.
Associates degree (AA) or equivalent two-year college or technical school preferred
Certificate from accredited school or trade school, that a machinist program was completed, required
Journeyman's card preferred
Simpson Strong-Tie Powered Industrial Truck (PIT) Certification (will certify at hire) required
10 years of experience in a tool and die shop with progressive dies and tools
Manufacturing process knowledge: Demonstrates a basic knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacturing and distribution of goods. Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.
Safety: Able to consistently prioritize safety by demonstrating a safe work practices by promoting a safe work environment.
Customer service skills: Applies customer service principles and processes on the job and with others.
Communication skills: Speaks in the most effective way to relay information.
Listens and asks questions to ensure understanding. Ability to communicate effectively about project status and challenges.
Written comprehension: Able to read and understand prints, information and ideas presented in writing. Able to read production drawings and diagrams and interpret information from work orders applicable to the manufacturing of products.
Self-management skills: Uses time efficiently to complete tasks.
Ability to work independently: Follows both written and oral instructions, including safety guidelines, work instructions, and company policies.
Equipment and tools: Able to operate a forklift.
Able to read a tape measure to within 1/32". Knowledge of measuring tools such as a tape measure, caliper and micrometer. Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.
Working knowledge of Microsoft environment and AutoCAD.
Team Dynamics: Team player with the ability to interact effectively with other technicians, employees and vendors.
Math: Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations
Reasoning: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations
Quality Control Analysis: Conducting inspections of product to evaluate quality. Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.
Work Status & Location
This full-time, non-exempt position is located at 5151 S. Airport Way in Stockton, California.
Relocation will be considered for this position.
In keeping with the Company's commitment to the communities in which it does business, we are an equal opportunity employer. This means that to the fullest extent required by local law, employment decisions are based on merit and business needs and not on race, color, citizenship status, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender (which state law may define to include gender identity/expression, transgender identity, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, and gender stereotyping), sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, genetic information, medical condition, covered marital status, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law.
Please note all job offers are contingent upon a successful background investigation and drug test.
South Shore Millwork is New England's premier, luxury architectural millwork provider. We serve the high-end residential and commercial construction markets, and we specialize in custom millwork projects. All of our work is produced in our newly expanded woodwork shop, located in Norton, Massachusetts.
Are you getting tired of making the same thing, over and over?
Do you want to be more creative and learn more skills while you work?
Would you like to work in an amazing shop that is 100% solar powered, is climate controlled and even has a dust collection system?
South Shore Millwork may be just what you are looking for...
- Most of our projects are custom, so we can be creative, learn and increase our skills every day!
- We have amazing employees that are some of the industry's most sought-after professionals!
- We work in a climate-controlled woodwork shop with state of the art machines and tools!
- We also have incredible benefits! This includes Health insurance that is 90% company paid, Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays and more!
We are currently seeking an experienced Cabinet Maker to add to our team!
The Cabinet Maker sets up and operates a variety of woodworking machines and uses various tools to fabricate and repair wooden Cabinets and high-grade furniture. Responsible for the construction and maintenance of cabinets, tables, shelves, desks, bookcases, bulletin boards, chairs, and other wooden equipment and fixtures. The Cabinet Maker studies blueprints or shop drawings of articles to be constructed or repaired, and plans sequence of cutting, shaping operations to be performed. All work is inspected for quality, compliance, SSM specifications and instructions.
Essential Functions and
Marks outline or dimensions of parts on paper or stock according to blueprints or drawing specifications
Ensures material match for color, grain or texture
Sets up and operate woodworking machines (power saws, joiner, mortise, tenoner, molder, shaper, etc) to cut and shape parts
Lays out material, machinery, and assembly requirements
Studies blueprints or drawings of articles to be constructed
Trims component parts of joints to ensure snug fit using hand tools, planes, chisels, wood files, etc.
Bored holes for insertion screws or dowels by hand or using boring machines
Glues, fits, and clamps parts and subassemblies together to form complete unit, using clamps or clamp machine
Drives nails or other fasteners into joints at designated places to reinforce joints
Sands and scrapes surfaces and joints of articles to prepare articles for finishing
Installs hardware, such as hinges, catches, and drawer pulls
May fabricate special or corresponding wooden parts and components
Inspects equipment and tools for wear and tear, reporting condition found to supervisory personnel
Ensures quality of craftsmanship at all times
Maintains productivity, performance levels, reliability and initiative
Performs other related duties and tasks as directed
Working knowledge of the practices, materials, and tools of cabinet making and working with solid wood.
Understanding and adherence to safety requirements and standards of the trade.
Skill in setting up and using cabinetry tools and equipment.
Skill in performing precision work with either hand or machine tools.
Ability to build projects using various joinery techniques and rail construction.
Ability to read and interpret drawings, sketches and diagrams.
Ability to initiate and complete projects with limited supervision.
Ability to work and interact well with co-workers and other SSM staff and vendors.
Ability follow verbal and/or written instructions.
May include the ability to perform mathematical operations.
Requires the ability to exercise judgment and decisiveness.
Education and Experience Required:
High School Diploma or equivalent, vocational HS preferred.
5+ Years of experience as a cabinet maker; or equivalent combination of training and experience.
Prior experience in custom cabinet making (non-commercial), utilizing various types of wood and non-laminate materials.
Tool & Die Maker
Dana is a global leader in the supply of highly engineered driveline, sealing, and thermal-management technologies that improve the efficiency and performance of vehicles with both conventional and alternative-energy powertrains. Serving three primary markets – passenger vehicle, commercial truck, and off-highway equipment – Dana provides the world's original-equipment manufacturers and the aftermarket with local product and service support through a network of nearly 100 engineering, manufacturing, and distribution facilities.
Location: Dana – Danville, KY Facility
Job title: Tool & Die Maker – 1st Shift
Reports to: Tooling Supervisor
Number of Positions: 1
Type of position:
General Description: To perform daily corrective and preventive die maintenance.
Builds, repairs and optimizes production tooling while attaining safety, quality, and production goals.
Organize and determine layout procedures, work sequences and lay out material components for machining operations
Plans the set-up and operation of all types of machine shop tools including lathe, mills, grinders, etc. considering types of material, tolerances, types of cutting tools, coolants, lubricants, and machine tool feeds and speeds.
Verifies dimensions, clearances, and alignment of parts and components with micrometers, thickness gauges, gauge blocks, dial indicators, etc.
Confirms performance of die by installing die; inspecting operation of die; making adjustments; comparing finished product to specifications.
Resolves assembly problems by altering assembly to meet specifications; notifying supervisor to obtain additional resources.
Perform die repair, inspection, troubleshooting, and tooling machinery operation to ensure company and customer of a defect free product.
Answer press calls and make repairs in the press as needed.
May assist in die set-ups in press for tryout and modifications.
Disassembles tooling to be repaired or sharpened.
Sharpens die sections and punches.
Follow safety procedures and use PPE as indicated.
Safe operation of overhead cranes is required to transport dies from one location to another.
Follow all ISO 14001 and TS 16949 standards.
Attend any or all classes related to company policies or procedures that directly affect company personnel.
High School Diploma or equivalent experience.
Associate degree or apprenticeship in Tool & Die; Journeyman card
3 – 5 years experience as tool & die maker in a manufacturing environment is required.
Ability to read blueprints
Ability to use grinding machines, drilling machines, milling machines, and lathe machines.
Ability to program and run wire EDM / CNC Mill a plus.
Work to close tolerances as close as 0.0005 inch.
Quality orientation and high attention to detail.
Knowledge concerning mechanical principle, machining practices, the properties of metals and application of mathematics and dimensions to precision machining and stamping
Able to demonstrate understanding of how job performance affects product quality and customer satisfaction
Able to prepare, read and interpret written reports, instructions, procedures and guidelines
Able to effectively present information and respond to questions from a management, team members, suppliers and customers
Team work / collaborative style
Able to use computer and software as required
Work overtime and travel as required.
Able to work under pressure of meeting schedules, production deadlines, and managing multiple priorities.
Competencies: (mapped to Capability Assessment)
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.
Making better hires starts with building better job descriptions
- Browse 100s of templates across 40+ industries
- Customize your template with your company info & job requirements
- Post it to 20+ job boards in seconds – for FREE!