Die Maker Stamping Job Description Sample
Tool & Die Maker Stamping
Performs the activities required to support toolmaking operations and to make tools required by performing all operations necessary to construct, develop, alter, fit, align, adjust, calibrate and repair tooling, experimental tooling, dies, gages, jigs and fixtures, special machines and equipment. (Except molding dies)
Work with maintenance personnel and Tool Build Technicians during the construction of special machines and equipment or Stamping tool builds to account for correct maintenance and repair of those machines and tools.
Responsible for supplying sketches to engineering, to enable drawings to be made of tooling or new special machines and equipment.
Must be capable of operating all toolroom machines and equipment related to the trade and instructing other toolmaker associates in their use.
Must be capable of independently producing tools from provided tool drawings and/or I.G.E.S. files through final fit and assembly, according to prescribed toolroom procedures, (i.e. deliverables). Communicates with tool designers, engineers, vendors, internal and external customers.
Perform basic support type tasks of various trades that can be completed safely.
Maintain a clean and safe work area.
Associates will be trained in and perform multiple work assignments.
Summary of duties
Must be capable of trouble shooting and problem solving during tool repair process.
Notify Supervisor of issues that effect cost and timing.
Must be capable of measuring and machining parts to print tolerances.
Must be capable of expediting tool repairs within toolroom or with vendors.
Must be capable of adjusting schedules to react to changes in resources (personnel/equipment).
Notify Supervisor and/or Lead Person when necessary to replenish departmental supplies.
Assist in training other Tool and Die Maker personnel.
Perform other miscellaneous related duties as assigned.
Must be capable of independently producing tooling from provided tool drawings and/or I.G.E.S. files through final fit and assembly, according to proper toolroom methods (i.e. deliverables).
Tools and equipment used:
- Computers and printers, micrometer, calipers, scales, blueprints, comparator, ordinary standard gages, CMM, ordinary special gages, all department machinery, (including but not limited to):CNC machines, mills, lathes, grinding machines, drills, heat treating equipment, etc., reports, printouts, and forms. Various types of material handling equipment, including scales, power hand trucks, hand trucks, hand carts, etc., various hand tools, various containers including high boys, pans, bulk boxes, tubs, etc.
Must have a journeyman card or 8 years of experience.
STRATTEC SECURITY CORPORATION is an equal opportunity employer and practices affirmative action to recruit, hire, train, upgrade, transfer and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
Tool & Die Technician - Metal Stamping
Lydall, Inc. designs and manufactures specialty engineered filtration media, industrial thermal insulating solutions, automotive thermal and acoustical barriers, medical filtration media and devices and biopharmaceutical processing components for thermal/acoustical, filtration/separation and bio/medical applications. Lydall serves a number of markets with the majority of products sold to original equipment manufacturers and tier-one suppliers. The company's ~2200 employees serve customers via production operations in the U.S., France, Germany, The Netherlands, U.K. and China and sales offices throughout the U.S., Europe and Asia. Lydall will generate nearly $500 million in revenue throughout the globe
Location: Hamptonville, NC Business Segment: Thermal Acoustical Solutions
The Thermal/Acoustical Solutions segment offers a full line of innovative engineered products to assist in noise and heat abatement within the transportation sector. Thermal/Acoustical Metals segment products are stamped metal composite constructions which provide thermal and acoustical shielding solutions for the global automotive and truck markets. Lydall's fluxTM product family of thermal solutions includes k fluxTM dual-wall/fiber shields, which are mounted to high temperature surfaces in exhaust or engine systems, and durable, acoustically-transparent zeta fluxTM shields for high-vibration applications. The Metals business segment employs approximately ~700 employees and with operations in the U.S., Germany, and China.
Responsible for overall repair and maintenance of blanking, trimming and forms dies (auto and hand-transfer).
Duties and Responsibilities:
Ensures safety in die repair area
Quality and adjustments to dies.
Build and repair dies, report any problems pertaining to dies.
Work with Machine Operators to resolve any issues with dies.
Order repair parts and maintain supplies.
Serve as an active participant in LSS programs that promote continuous improvement
Must adhere to all company and location policies and safety rules
Must be able to work extended hours when required
All other duties as assigned
Education, Experience, Skills and Abilities Required for Consideration as a Candidate:
(If a degree is required it must be from an accredited institution)
High School graduate or equivalent.
5 years experience as a Journeyman Tool / Die Maker / Repair
Various Machining Equipment
Additional Education, Experience, Skills and Abilities Preferred:
(If a degree is required it must be from an accredited institution)
- Computer experience
Stamping Die Group Leader
General Motors' Lansing Grand River (LGR) Assembly is located in Lansing, Michigan. Constructed in 1999, it is designed around GM's Global Manufacturing System (GMS) and focuses on maximum performance in safety, people systems, quality, customer responsiveness, cost and environment. Lansing Grand River is home to the Chevrolet Camaro as well as the Cadillac CTS and the Cadillac ATS family of vehicles.
LGR operates out of a 3.4 million sq. ft. vehicle assembly plant with a 111-acre campus in downtown Lansing with over 1,900 employees.
We build the award-winning sixth-generation Camaro that is lighter in weight, which contributes to "world-class sports car performance and dynamics," according to Motor Trend.
The 2018 Cadillac CTS-V is a performance-driven super sedan with sophisticated technology to enhance the quality of each ride. The CTS-V is engineered proof of Cadillac's V-series promise of passion without compromise.
Description – Supervise a medium to large group of employees involved in maintenance of tools and dies in an automotive stamping facility. Provide leadership for Safety, People, Quality, Responsiveness, Cost, and Environment (SPQRCE). Work is of a technical nature using independent judgment within the limits of general standards and practices. Some guidance from the supervisor is available to handle unusual situations.
Scope of Responsibilities:
Responsible for the effective use of personnel, material and equipment.
Planning and scheduling for maintenance, diagnosis and repair tools and large automotive press dies.
Promotes safe work environment with proper housekeeping standards and workplace organization. Conducts safety talks, job instruction training, pre-task planning and safety incident report & investigation.
Provide environment which stimulates team member's involvement & personal growth by maintaining communications, soliciting suggestions, development training plan, attendance records, performance improvement, standardized work, support team meetings, job rotation, and work with UAW to resolve problems.
Understand and comply with the terms of local and national labor agreements.
Inform management and others outside the work group of developments as they occur.
Maintains department records.
Maintain awareness of standards and processes, communicate department quality goals and leverage resources to solve problems. Implements problem solving processes.
Interact with customers for quality problems and co-ordinate countermeasures.
Respond to work environment to meet production schedule.
Ensure cost control achieves budget needs.
Ensure GM-GMS is followed.
Cover other Group Leaders as needed
Must be willing to rotate shifts.
Bachelor degree with major in Mechanical Engineering, Technology, Industrial Management or equivalent experience.
Technical knowledge of processes and equipment used in sheet metal fabrication and manufacturing processes including tool & die, material handling equipment, welding, planned maintenance, and robots
High level of analytical ability where problems are unusual and difficult.
Ability to understand mathematical calculations and interpret blueprints and engineering drawings.
Knowledge of basic mechanical concepts.
Demonstrated technical and professional skills in job-related area.
Highly developed oral & written communication skills.
High level of interpersonal skills to effectively lead, motivate and facilitate others in group situations.
Ability to manage people.
Experience working in a team environment.
Experience/knowledge of GM Global Manufacturing System (GMS).
Knowledge of continuous improvement processes (CIP).
Die Maker Journeyman preferred.
Tool & Die Team Member – Stamping / Die Manufacturing
Who we are
Collaborative. Respectful. A place to dream anddo. These are just a few words that describe what life is like at Toyota. Asone of the world's most admired brands, Toyota is growing and leading thefuture of mobility through innovative, high-quality solutions designed toenhance lives and delight those we serve. We're looking for diverse, talentedteam members who want to grow and challenge what's possible with us.
Who we're looking for
Toyota's– Stamping / Die Manufacturing Departmentis looking for a passionate and highly-motivated Tool & Die Team Member.
The primary responsibility of this role is toperform preventative maintenance on Stamping / Die mechanical equipment inaccordance with standards.
Reporting to the Stamping / Die Manufacturing Supervisor,the person in this role will support Toyota Motor's Manufacturing Kentucky(TMMK), Toyota's largest North America manufacturing operation. The facilityproduces over 500,000 vehicles annually. Production includes assembly of the
Camry, Camry Hybrid, Avalon, and Lexus ES350. TMMK also builds 4-cylinder andV6 engines and powertrain parts.
What you'll be doing
Perform welding, grinding, operate cranes, machining, & fabrication.
Perform machining, finishing, assembly and tuning of dies.
Support in line tryouts or line calls of dies.
Carry out emergency repairs if any issues arise.
Perform die modifications for surface quality and accuracy.
Work in a team setting.
Occasionally travel to support off site activities at NAMC's and Toyota affiliates.
Log daily book entries to communicate activities, issues and progress of die work.
What you bring
Experience building and/or maintaining high volume stamping dies, welding ability, spotting ability and hand finishing skills.
Knowledge of cutting and forming sheet metal stamping operation
Experience in industrial maintenance
Strong electrical and mechanical knowledge
Demonstrated success in troubleshooting and problem-solving
Technical knowledge and skills in the following areas: Tool & Die, Welding, Machining
Available to work any shift including overtime, holidays, weekends, and shutdowns
Added bonus if you have
Outer surface panel experience
Perform basic administrative skills including documentation of work performed by written/electronic methods
Ability to problem solve and continuously improve safety, quality, and productivity
What We'll Bring
During your interview process, our team can fill you in on all the details of our industry-leading benefits and career development opportunities. A few highlights include:
A work environment built on teamwork, flexibility and respect
Professional growth and development programs to help advance your career, as well as tuition reimbursement
Comprehensive health care and wellness plans for your entire family
Toyota 401(k) Savings Plan featuring a company match, as well as an annual retirement contribution from Toyota regardless of whether you contribute
Paid holidays and paid time off
Referral services related to prenatal services, adoption, child care, schools and more
Flexible spending accounts
Relocation assistance (if applicable)
What you should know
Our success begins and ends with our people. We embrace diverse perspectives and value unique human experiences. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer that celebrates the diversity of the communities where we live and do business. Applicants for our positions are considered without regard to race, ethnicity, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, religion, military or veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by law.
Have a question or need assistance with your application? Check out the How to Apply section of our careers page on Toyota.com!
Stamping Press - Die Setter
- Die Setter
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Date: Jun 30, 2018
Location:Mt. Juliet, TN, US
Company: Dover Corporation
DESTACO, a Dover Company, is a global leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance automation, workholding, and remote handling solutions. The company serves customers in variety of end-markets, including the automotive, life sciences, consumer goods, packaging, aerospace, and nuclear sectors.
Built on a legacy of over 100 years, DESTACO offers a comprehensive portfolio of products to engineer precise movement, placement and control solutions that drive productivity and uptime for manufacturers around the world. The DESTACO family of products consists of industry-leading brands such as DESTACO Manual and Power Clamps, Camco and Ferguson Indexers, Robohand Grippers and CRL Manipulators and Transfer Ports.
DESTACO is based in Auburn Hills, Michigan, and operates globally through ~800 employees across 13 locations.
Dover is a diversified global manufacturer with annual revenues of $7 billion. The company delivers innovative equipment and components, specialty systems, and support services through four major operating segments: Energy, Engineered Systems, Fluids, and Refrigeration & Food Equipment. Headquartered in Downers Grove, Illinois, Dover trades on the New York Stock Exchange under "DOV."
The Stamping Press
- Die Setter will be responsible for typical progressive die and press operations. The Die setter will set up, adjust and remove dies within stamping presses and observe press in operations and make necessary adjustments to control rate of production. This position will report to the Supervisor within the Assembly value stream.
Essential Job Functions:
Understands all aspects of operating a machine (every switch/button) and is able to program all machines in the department.
Under general supervision, makes, repairs, adapts and rectifies tool, dies and other pieces of mechanical equipment with high precision specifications and tolerances by interpreting blueprints, consulting specifications and making operative tests.
Develops, constructs and repairs molds, prototype parts and fixtures necessary for producing quality parts.
Writes basic programs and post edits to programs to fine-tune processes for optimal performance.
Evaluates all die designs for future die build.
Utilizes basic math
Can calculate feeds and speeds.
Understands how to effectively solve problems.
Effectively works with other operators and/or departments on continuous improvement projects achieving positive results.
Utilizes good communication skills including the ability to receive and give oral and written instruction.
Demonstrates good organizational, planning, and scheduling skills to optimize output.
Has ability to interface with internal and external customers, management, suppliers, and other employees.
Reads blue prints to recognize specifications on blueprint for various surfaces being machined.
Is able to make Metric and Metric to English print conversion.
Works from engineering drawings.
Lays out the design on the raw material.
Cuts it to size and shape using manually controlled machine tools, power tools, and hand tools.
Reads and produces prints of specified tools, fixtures, assembly jigs, utilize such measuring equipment as micrometers, calipers, gauges as required to ensure that specified tolerances are met or exceeded.
Ensures that all responsibilities and functions performed are in accordance with company policy and procedures and meet required quality standards.
Operates within acceptable defect rate.
Identifies when preventative maintenance is needed on assigned equipment.
Conducts preventative & predictive maintenance schedules for tooling and plant equipment to ensure tooling and equipment reliability for the continuous improvement of the processes utilized at the site.
Must have own tools expected to perform satisfactorily and achieve standard compliance.
Must have basic computer skills for maintaining database records related to die maintenance and change over notes.
Advises supervisor of conduct that may violate rules, policies, and procedures.
Other duties as assigned.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSA's):
Safety – Understands safe operation of equipment, tools and PPE. Recognizes potential for dangerous situations; uses safe work practices. Utilizes behavior based safety methods to sustain a safe working environment.
Ethics and Work Standards – Maintain the highest ethical and work standards, while promoting the same attributes in co-workers and others.
Communication – Expresses thoughts clearly, both orally and in writing, using good grammar. Listens to understand input, feedback and concerns. Provides complete information in an open, honest and straightforward manner. Responds promptly and positively to questions and requests.
Teamwork/Relationships – Works with other employees willingly and in a spirit of cooperation and teamwork. Supports cooperation. Demonstrates a commitment to the entire business and is supportive of all initiatives (company and departmental) to help grow the business. Cooperates fully with others to achieve organizational goals. Is tactful, courteous, and considerate. Embraces a positive outlook. Is respected and trusted by others.
Continual Improvement and Problem Resolution – Identifies and communicates suggestions for work improvements. Works with others to develop solutions which meet company-wide needs and objectives. Applies a sense of urgency to resolve problems or creates opportunities that will increase productivity and create value. Shares best practices with other employees.
Accountability – Accepts responsibility regarding projects/programs/duties as outlined in this job description. Advises supervisor of concerns, problems and progress of work in a timely manner.
2-3 years' die setting experience with metal stampings, including progressive, transfer and line dies
Must be able to work effectively under deadlines and delegate responsibilities
Experience with MS Word and MS Excel
Must be able to work well in a team environment and display a sense of urgency in serving the customer
- High school diploma or equivalent supplemented by an apprenticeship in tool and die making or an equivalent technical education
(To be met with or without accommodations)
Ability to lift up to 45 pounds
Stand 10 hours a day
Good manual dexterity
Eye hand coordination and attention to detail
Ability to bend, twist and turn
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.
This position may be located in: Americas : United States : Tennessee : Mt. Juliet
Sub Division : DESTACO Tennessee
Job Requisition ID : 14323
Stamping Die Design Engineer
Position Core Role:
Designing automotive related sheet metal stamping dies for transfer type presses.
Essential Function and
Designs automotive transfer dies in CATIA v5 or later.
Coordinates and implements a die design schedule with daily tracking of progress.
Investigates and troubleshoots die related problems during the manufacturing and installation process.
Participates in analysis and feedback of die design improvements based on previous project results.
Confirms die process layout for product based tooling sets.
Implements customer requests into assigned die designs.
Correlates previous design content and results into new assigned die designs.
Completes check process (checklists, etc.) for die designs.
Explains assigned die designs at expert design reviews and implements related revisions.
Completes die design related paperwork (part purchase orders, tracking sheets, release documents, etc.).
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Ability to design automotive transfer dies with limited supervision
Strong logic and judgment skills.
Strong communication skills with ability to communicate to a wide range of associates.
Strong prioritization and decision making skills.
Ability to make and follow plans/schedules.
Self-motivated and ability to work with limited supervision.
Proficient with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word and PowerPoint).
Ability to construct and read 2D drawings.
- Minimum of three years of experience in die design utilizing 3D engineering design and manufacturing software (e.g., Unigraphics, Solidworks, CATIA v5 or later).
Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Technology or Manufacturing Engineering
Associate's Degree with 2 years of additional relevant experience
4 years of additional relevant experience with no degree
Must be able to travel both domestic (5%) and internationally (1%).
Must be willing to work hands-on with equipment.
Willingness to work daily overtime and occasional weekends and holidays.
Progressive Die & Metal Stamping Senior Tool Designer
At a Glance
US - CT - West Hartford
Senior Tool Designer - First Shift
Legrand has an exciting opportunity in West Hartford, CT for a Senior Tool Designer to join our Electrical Wiring Systems Team. Using your expertise in tool and die design, you'll prepare layout drawings and detail drawings using advanced CADD systems. You will modify tool designs based on trial runs or production service data to improve tool life and performance. You will also also assist other designers with die design related issues.
What Will You Do?
Draw preliminary sketches and prepare layout/detail drawings for complex progressive/secondary dies, four slide tooling, fixtures, assembly units and gages.
Review product specifications and engineering blueprints and collaborate with engineering and manufacturing personnel to resolve design issues.
Modifies tool designs according to trial runs or production service data to improve tool life and performance.
Review tool room manufacturing processes for effectiveness and feasibility.
Diagnose and solve tooling and engineering problems.
Analyze new tooling procedures and standards.
Lead Kaizen efforts to improve workflow of work.
Develop new techniques and processes on the CADD system to enhance tooling.
Assist other designers with die design related issues.
High school diploma or equivalent.
8+ years experience in tooling/die design.
8+ years of CADD experience.
At least three years die design experience using Solidworks or SolidEdge.
Experience troubleshooting die related problems.
Ability to analyze die design improvements.
Strong background in design of stamping and progressive dies.
Knowledge of lean manufacturing.
Attention to detail and strong organizational, communication and time management skills.
Every day, Legrand brings power, light and data to millions of spaces around the world. Legrand is a global, publicly-traded company listed on the Euronext (Legrand SA EPA: LR) with 36,000 employees worldwide, a market cap of $16B, revenue of more than $5 billion, with products sold in 180 countries. Legrand is listed on the Forbes Global 2000 as one of the world's best employers. For more information, visit legrand.com.
About Legrand North and Central America
Legrand North and Central America (LNCA) employs over 5,000 associates in 60 locations, working in 6 product categories (Electrical Wiring Systems, Building Control Systems, AV, Data Communications, Power Distribution and Control, and Lighting). LNCA offers comprehensive medical, dental and visi
Stamping Die Formability Engineer
Position Core Role:
The Stamping Die Formability Engineer is responsible for achieving quality targets in formability, visual appearance, CAD developments, simulation results, along with supporting in-house, supplier, and plant die tryout. The person in this role will perform virtual and actual stamping die tryout for draw and after process stamping tools of all North America new model developments. The Stamping Die Formability Engineer should have strong interpersonal skills and be able to work well within a team-oriented environment.
Essential Function and
Design large automotive stamping dies with focus on sheet metal formability, utilizing Catia V5
Coordinate and successfully implement a tooling design schedule with the regular tracking of progress
Simulate the stamping process using CAE analysis software
Investigate and troubleshoot forming related problems during the tooling manufacturing process
Review past design problems to prevent repetition of problems in future designs.
Use Catia V5 to design tooling shapes needed to create desired part shapes
Complete stamping simulation analysis of designed shapes
Assist in tooling modifications to improve part quality/accuracy
Attend die trials on-site, as well as at various Honda plants in North America
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Strong computer and software skills
Strong communication skills
Ability to work with limited supervision
Strong organizational skills
Ability to make and follow schedules
Solid problem solving skills
- Minimum of three months of co-op/internship experience is required, preferably with CAD
- Four-year Mechanical Engineering degree or equivalent related experience is required
Tool And Die Maker ","Value":" Tool And Die Maker
Plan, layout and perform required bench and machine operations to construct, alter and repair intricately designed and constructed tools, dies, fixtures, cavity mold dies, gauges where a high degree of skill and extensive knowledge of plastic mold tooling practice and metal tooling practice application is required. Work from complicated drawings, specifications or concepts. Use a wide variety of precision instruments for exacting measurements.
Lay out work and plan machining and bench procedures. Perform difficult machining operations requiring complicated setups which may involve improvising of tooling and machines for adaptations beyond the normal range in capacities of available equipment. Sets up and operates a variety of CNC mills, CNC EDM's and related CAD equipment machine tools to perform precision machining operations.
Perform critical bench and assembly operations to fit, align, calibrate, adjust, assemble and finish work. Assume responsibility for quality workmanship and dimensional accuracy of assigned work. May include responsibility for training an apprentice Tool and Die Maker or other tool room personnel on a project basis.
Will also operate related CAD/CAM equipment. Analyzes molded parts to determine tool repair and adjustments required with minimum supervision. Responsible for observing safe work habits and cleanliness of work area.
Proceeds under general supervision. Performs other duties as may be requested. Responsible for using standardized inspection methods and SPC as requested.
Work subject to process and final inspection in accordance with Badger Meter ISO 9000 documentation. Equal opportunity employer. This company considers candidates regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. Applicants can learn more about their rights regarding equal opportunity in employment by viewing the federal "EEO is the Law" poster and the “EEO is the Law” poster supplement at http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm
1St Shift - Tool And Die Maker
Molex is seeking an experienced Tool and Die Maker to setup and operate stamping tooling, presses, and support equipment to Molex's quality and performance standards while maintaining high levels of safety and workplace organization as it applies to this position.
Setup and operate general tool room equipment
Operate all gauging and inspection equipment and perform first piece parts runs and inspections
Perform geometric shop calculations
Performs development work, difficult tool room operations, skilled fitting, timing, and adjusting
Rework tooling components worn or not meeting specifications to develop piece parts to blueprint specifications
Use tool conditioning and debut skills to setup and operate assembly machines and related equipment
Diagnoses and condition tooling problems in complicated dies and tools
Review, assemble, and develop assembly processes that meet tool room standards
Perform required divisional tooling qualifications
Plans construction processes and methods and selects materials to be used based upon applications
Maintain and identify die tooling components such as punches, holders, cradles, electronic safeties, pins lubricants that are necessary to fabricate new tooling
Complete all required paperwork, data entry, and records such as updating and recording all tooling modifications on die drawings, daily work tickets and hour logs
- High School Diploma or GED
- Tool Maker State Certification or Documented minimal 7 years Tool and Die Building
Skills and Abilities:
Minimum 7 years of experience in tool and die
Manufacturing and production experience in the connector industry proficient using manual grinders for high-speed and carbide grinding with set up using jigs and fixtures
Debug and troubleshoot high speed precision dies and stamping equipment
Capable of set up and working with auto-reelers and de-reelers
Problem solving skills to rework form or profile blank development details to meet print specifications, and determine how each job should be set up
Plan, construct, alter, and repair a wide variety of tools, jigs, fixtures, and gauges to very close tolerances
Read and interpret all assembly drawings and working knowledge of GD&T
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