Dial Maker Job Description Sample
Journeyman Tool & Die Maker (Stamping)
Qualifications:Must be able to demonstrate proficiency and skill appropriate to the job in the areas of shop mathematics, heat treatment techniques, blueprint reading, job layout skills, machine tool operation skills, tool design techniques, fitting and assembly.
Experience & Education: Must have successfully completed an apprenticeship training program and have a certification of completion along with 7+ years of experience in a metal stamping facility as a Tool & Die Maker.
1st Shift Hours: 4am – 2pm, Monday – Thursday
2nd Shift Hours: 2pm – midnight, Monday - Thursday
To build new tooling such as stamping dies, fixtures and gages by performing the following duties.
The following job/task functions have been identified as the core functions of this position. However, the supervisor or manager may assign additional duties associated with this position.
- Performs all duties and operates machinery & equipment according to MIOSHA standards and company procedures using required safety equipment (gloves, sleeves, ear plugs, etc)
- Studies specifications such as blueprints, sketches, models, or descriptions and visualizes product to determine materials required and machines to be used to fabricate parts and make repairs
- Measures, marks and scribes metal stock for machining
- Die welding
- Sets up and operates machines tools such as lathes, milling machines, blanchard and surface grinder to machine parts and verify conformance of machined parts to specifications
- Lists machined parts and positions and secures parts on surface plate or worktable
- Smooth flat and contoured surfaces to fit and assemble parts together into assemblies and mechanisms
- Verifies dimensions, alignments and clearances
- Perform hand operations involved in producing jigs, fixtures, tools and dies. Uses hand tools of the trade
- Determine specifications for inspection of work, using full range of precision measuring and gauging tools to perform inspection before, during and after machining
- Able and willing to work any shift assigned
- Keeps work areas clean and orderly
- Participates in continuous improvement
- Other duties as assigned by supervision
- Conforms to TS16949 and ISO-14001standards and procedures
- Journeyman Toolmaker
Tool & Die Maker Journeyman
Plan and construct a wide variety of tools, dies, fixtures and gauges to very close tolerances, or construct more complex units where design is available.
Perform development work, layout and difficult tool room machine operations, fitting, timing and adjusting, e.g. combination dies for parts or irregular contour, box type drill jigs with difficult locating or nesting features, ordinary index milling fixtures.
Dismantles and repairs or replaces parts of damaged dies and fixtures, fits and assembles parts, and tests repaired dies for proper operation.
Operates cranes safely to remove and/or relocate dies to specific work stations/equipment.
Establishes and maintains an effective preventative maintenance program. Ensures all tools are properly fit for use.
Prepares sketches for machining of tool details.
Performs basic layout inspections of both tooling and manufactured components in press.
Must have all tools common to trade practice
Proficient in reading and working with blueprints.
Capable of working with varied ranges of ferrous and non-ferrous materials.
Proficient in workshop theory and calculation.
Overhead Crane Operation.
Ability to work with SPC.
Participates in ongoing Continuous Improvement processes.
Takes direction from Supervisor/Lead Hand, as applicable.
Protects own health and safety by working in compliance with established safe work practices and procedures.
Maintains safety standard and cleanliness of workplace and equipment as outlined by company policy.
Any other reasonable request made by management
Skills (language, technical, computer, etc.)
Competent in all Tool Room machining to close tolerances.
Able to work with limited guidance and supervision.
Able to troubleshoot tooling problems and estimate timelines for resolution.
Recognized technical trade certificate Tool & Die Maker or minimum 5 years of experience working in the trade.
Die Repair/Die Maker Technician
Repairs stamping dies by performing the following duties.
ORGANIZED WORK ENVIRONMENT. Keep work station and the area around your
work station neat and orderly.
QUALITY INSPECTION AND RECORD KEEPING. Understand and follow all quality
instructions, work instructions and procedures. Must be adept at using and
understanding micrometers, calipers and process gauges. Accurately and legibly record
SAFETY. Understand and properly use all safety devices at all times, including safety
- Must be capable of working as part of a team and
- Demonstrate a commitment to support group decisions.
- Must have the ability to teach and train operators.
- Assist in continuous improvement or upgrades of dies.
- Repairs die from part print and/or from a qualified part.
- Sharpens dies.
- Trouble shoots problems of die in the press.
- Makes new tools. (die section, punch, etc.)
- Tool & Die Repair- Eight years of work experience or Journeyman's card.
- Die Maker- Eight years of work experience or Journeyman's card.
- Apprenticeship- On going education and on-the-job work experience.
- High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
- Surface grinder, wet grinders, mills, drill press. Optional: lathe. CNC lathe ,CNC mill, and Wire EDM
Commercial Cabinet Maker / Installer
Our Little Chute client is looking to hire a full time Temp-to-Hire Commercial Cabinet Maker/Installer. They are open to someone who has previous cabinet making experience OR training a candidate.
Candidate will be assisting with production of custom cabinetry, assembling cabinets, and working with high pressure laminate manufacturing. You will also be putting edges on shelves, counters, etc, (They call this edge banding, T molding & self-edge banding.)
They have 20 employees, are busy, and offer a casual atmosphere with various company outings throughout the year. They offer a great flexible schedule for employees as well!
Requirements for Commercial Cabinet Maker/Installer:
1 year of manufacturing, labor, construction or similar experience is needed.
Experience in cabinetry trade or wood working, etc is helpful but not required.
Preference to those who have used any of the following: drills, hand saws, table saws, etc.
Ability to add, subtracts, multiply.
Must have good measuring skills and be able to lift 50 pounds.
Able to work under deadlines and have good communication skills
This individual must be able to work independently as well as in a group.
Positive attitude, eager to learn, dependable and willing to ask questions
Steel toes are needed
Hours for Commercial Cabinet Maker/Installer:40 hours per week, Monday-Friday. (occasional weekends, when needed.) You can pick your start time: 6am, 7am or 8am!
Pay for Commercial Cabinet Maker/Installer: $14.00-15.00/hour for entry level candidates with no experience. (For those with Commercial Cabinet making experience, higher pay is offered - up to $17/hour.)
Benefits for Commercial Cabinet Maker include Paid Vacation, Paid Holiday, Health Insurance, Simple Plan (401K), Flex Hours.
RD Worldwide has been chosen to recruit Toolmakers for our client in Antioch, TN.
Our client is an International precision metal-stamping manufacturer that is a leader in the production of fineblanked parts for the automotive industry. They make all of their tools and dies in-house on three shifts. Their clients include Ford, General Motors, Chrysler, Honda, and
To build tools, dies, and components of average complexity; repair dies to specifications; work with engineering drawings under minimum supervision to complete tasks
Major Duties and
- Read engineering drawings of average complexity.
- Build and/or repair tools from those drawings using the necessary machining operations and equipment.
- Troubleshoot and make decisions on tool manufacturing procedures in conjunction with the group leader or manager and press supervisors.
- Maintain in-process Quality Control procedures and documentation.
- Assist in trying out tools and optimizing to achieve Quality Control accepted parts.
- Housekeeping and 5S in and around machinery.
- Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.
This is an apprentice program with the opportunity for growth.
Salary: Starting at $20/hr with a shift premium of $1.25 for 2nd shift or $2.00 for 3rd shift.
Shift: 2nd and 3rd Shift opportunities are available
Maker Technology Specialist
Now Hiring: Ting Maker Technology Specialist in Westminster
Ting is a division of Tucows (NASDAQ:TCX), a quiet, but very successful, twenty-year-old global Internet services company. From its humble beginnings as a software sharing platform, Tucows is now the world's second largest domain registrar and provider of wholesale Internet services, and through its brand, Ting, is revolutionizing mobile and Internet access in the U.S. Today, 600 Tucows employees work in 10 offices worldwide and help generate over $300 million in annual revenues. They've also helped Ting become one of the top-rated mobile providers.
As part of the Ting Internet business, we're bringing crazy fast fiber Internet to select cities in the United States. We're investing millions in building and operating fiber networks and partnering with towns and cities to deliver an exceptional customer experience and next-generation Internet access.
To date, we've launched symmetrical gigabit fiber Internet right here in Westminster, MD, in collaboration with the City. We're also live in Charlottesville, VA, Holly Springs, NC, Sandpoint, ID and Centennial, CO. We're not like any other Internet service provider. Think about all your dealings with Internet Service Providers in the past.
Yeah, that. We're not like that.
Ting Internet is one of the primary growth drivers for Tucows. We're disrupting traditional telecom and cable models in markets where residents and businesses are thirsty for alternatives, and we're expanding rapidly. Imagine a local business where half of the population were customers? It's an exciting time to come work at Ting, help steer us through our growth challenges, and set the course of a multi-generational business.
The local Ting HQ is in downtown Westminster and is home to the Ting Experience Center and the Ting Makerspace: Westminster. The Ting Experience Center is our place to showcase Ting gigabit and educate the community about the power of crazy fast fiber Internet.
Right next door, Ting Makerspace: Westminster is a community resource where people can come to experiment, tinker and work on their next big idea, whatever that idea may be. In the Ting Makerspace: Westminster, people have powerful tech tools at their fingertips: computers, electronics and components, a laser engraver, a cutting machine, a CNC router, a 3D object scanner and 3D and printer, just to name a few. We've partnered with the library and their building of Exploration Commons at 50 East, and are thrilled to assist in the building of a maker community in Carroll County, Maryland.
This full-time person will work closely with the City Manager for Ting in Westminster to operate the Makerspace, maintain equipment, foster growth of the local maker community and run experiential learning programming to be held in the Makerspace.
Onboard new makers: provide tours of the space, collect signed waivers and membership fees, set up accounts and facilitate equipment training and assessment.
Maintain makerspace technology including basic maintenance and repair of equipment, installing and updating software and applications, etc.
Plan, prepare and present maker trainings to be held in the Makerspace.
Incorporate excellent customer service skills, find solutions to customer making questions.
Create content and examples to showcase makerspace technology.
Coordinate marketing of the Makerspace and programming with support teams based in Toronto.
Be open to other opportunities as they appear.
Skills and relevant experience
Ability to work well individually, with a team and with the public
Ability to effectively manage time and prioritize
Ability to create written materials
Must be a self-starter and motivated to learn new technologies
Ability to design new objects using available design software
Must be able to work evenings and weekends as needed
Commitment to excellent internal and external customer service
Proven experience and interest in the art of making, sharing of skills, knowledge and an obvious enthusiasm for both
Must be available to work the following schedule:
Wednesday and Thursday, 10 am
- 8 pm
- Friday and Saturday, 8 am
- 6 pm
Machinist / Tool Maker
Machinist / Tool MakerOrlando, Florida
Apply with System One
Category:Industrial & Manufacturing
System One has an immediate opening for a one year contract
Machinist/ Toolmakerwith our client in Orlando, FL. This position will require reading and interpreting blueprints, planning sheets, sketches, and related technical data to determine tooling requirements, setup procedures, control settings, and machining methods and sequences. The Toolmaker will need to have experience working with CNC & EDM machines, have comprehension of metric and standard measurements, as well as have experience with fixtures, machine tools, and tooling modification.
Experience with fixtures, machine tools & tooling modification.
Experience with CNC & EDM machines.
This is primarily a2nd shift positionbut Candidates must be flexible to work all shifts and overtime as needed.
Install, align, and secure tooling, attachments, and part on machine.
Assemble cutting tools in toolholders and position toolholders in machine magazines.
Load control media, such as tape, card, or disk, in machine controller or enter commands to retrieve preprogrammed instructions from database.
Perform dimensional inspection of various products using measuring instruments such as calipers gauge blocks, micrometers and dial indicators.
Calculate and set machine controls to position spindle in relationship to part and to regulate factors such as cutting depth, speed, feed, and coolant flow.
Operate machine and monitor displays and machine operation to detect malfunctions.
Stop machine to change cutting tools and setup according to required machining sequence or to measure parts for conformance to blueprint specifications.
Enter commands or manually adjust machine controls to correct malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining.
Operate machine manually to perform non-automated functions.
Discuss control media errors with supervisor or programming personnel to resolve problems.
Clean machine, tooling, and parts and perform equipment PM as assigned.
If interested please apply or send resume to
Apply with System One
Mold Maker / Tool & Die Automotive Industry
Mold Maker / Tool & Die Automotive Industry
Do you consider yourself a master of mold making? Doherty Career Solutions is currently partnering with a global OEM manufacturer and Aftermarket provider in the automotive industry located in Eden Prairie, MN.
We work one-on-one with great candidates to help connect them with local employment opportunities. We are seeking a Mold Maker on 1st shift for this direct hire employment opportunity! Compensation competitive and based on experience. Interested? Get more details below!
When you become a member team, you have access to the following benefits: medical and dental insurance, retirement savings with a company match, paid time off & holidays, casual dress code, corporate wellness program, bonus programs, financial assistance for higher education, employee referral program, group term life insurance (company paid), accidental death & dismemberment (company paid), short term disability (company paid), long term disability (company paid).
Mold Maker Main Duties/
Responsible for all aspects of too/mold design, new product development, and production of parts, jigs, and fixtures.
Performs repairs, set-up, and trouble- shooting of molds and dies; following prints and other written and verbal specifications.
Studies blueprints, sketches, models, work instructions, and specifications to produce fabricating tools, dies, injection molds, jigs, fixtures and assemblies using a variety of machine operations within close tolerances.
Conducts test runs with completed tools, mold, or dies to ensure that parts meet specifications. Verifies dimensions, alignments, and clearances of finished parts using measuring instruments such as calipers, micrometers, gauge blocks, etc.
Develops specifications from general description and draws sketch of part or product to be fabricated and/or from made-to-print items.
Confers with Engineers, Production Personnel, Programmers, or others to resolve product and/or equipment issues. Works with Engineering to develop new products, tools, and processes.
Demonstrates familiarity and consistently complies with all ISO/TS standards and practices.
Mold Maker Key Requirements/
3-5 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment including tool design, mold making, and process layout.
CNC Machining Experience
Wire EDM Experience
Working knowledge of Pro-E, Solidworks, AutoCAD, and Espirit EDM software
Use your skills and experience to succeed with this great job opportunity apply today! Apply now by completing our online, mobile-friendly application. For questions or further information about the Mold Maker position, please call our office directly at or email your resume to .
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Tool & Die Maker Viii - Sanford
Basic Position Responsibilities:
Provide technical support to all areas of manufacturing at the Moen Sanford facility
Perform maintenance tasks necessary to ensure a safe and productive environment
Read and analyze drawings containing assemblies, sub-assemblies and details
Read and interpret GD&T information on drawings
Troubleshoot and repair complex mechanical systems such as injection molds
Assist engineering and production teams to develop permanent corrective actions
Knowledge of 3D modeling and assembly to produce or modify detail drawings using Creo or AutoCAD software
Operate CNC and manual style Tool Room equipment
Capable of producing complex parts from detail drawings in a timely manner
Capable of fitting shut offs for injection molds
Design and construct highly intricate tools, fixtures, dies, patterns, and gauges to close tolerances
Capable of welding simple shut offs and parting lines then machining them back to print dimensions
Lubricant and preform scheduled maintenance on equipment
Communicate with manufacturing supervision, engineering, maintenance department, operators, and other technicians to
resolve process and equipment issues. Present information on status of ongoing projects at KPI or other meetings
Develop and implement training procedures on the proper operation of equipment
Perform each and every job to quantity standards while maintaining neat and orderly work areas
Collect and analyze data for problem solving, then recommend solutions
Work different shifts and overtime as necessary for training and troubleshooting
Other miscellaneous duties as assigned
High school diploma or a G.E.D. Two year technical degree in related field preferred
8+ years' experience designing, building, repairing injection molds and machinery
Knowledge of machines and tools, including their design, uses and maintenance
Strong electrical/mechanical skills
Ability to understand schematics/blueprints and utilize sketches or instructions to construct tools, gauges, fixtures and replacement parts
Capable of disassembling, assembling and adjusting all types of machines and injection molds
Experience with pneumatic systems
Experience with hydraulic systems
Excellent verbal and media communication skills
Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot and resolve problems
Must be able to lift 40 lbs.
Must be able to work independently with minimal direction
Skilled with MS Office Excel and Word
Skilled with arithmetic and basic trigonometry
Knowledge of mechanics, dynamics and statistics
Skilled with AutoCAD 2D and Creo 3D
Skilled with checking drawings in/out of Wind-chill CAD vault
Experience with designing and manufacturing of assembly equipment
Experience with designing injection molds
Experience with wire E.D.M. machines
Willing to travel when necessary
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