Die Setter Job Description Sample
Company IntroductionSupport receiving, production, and shipping requirements of BGM.
Job IntroductionTo work safely and efficiently, ensuring set-up schedule and production needs are achieved. It is expected that there is a commitment for never ending improvements and a positive relationship to fellow Team Members and Leaders, while supporting the Magna Employee's Charter and the policies and procedures of BGM.
Major Responsibilities1. Complete set-up responsibility (i.e. new die set-up information)\r
2.Pre-staging of all set-up (tools, dies, chutes, clamping required, transfer fingers, grippers, Julian dates)\r
3.Load coils onto mandrel and feed through straightener and into die\r
4.Unload coil truck and log coils into the system / manage coil inventory\r
5.Assist Team Members when coils need rebanding and taken off press\r
6.Establish and maintain communication with other team members and support departments\r
7.Initiate and sustain 5S opportunities\r
8.Assume Press Team Leader and/or Press Operator duties when required\r
9.Supply tool room with necessary dies\r
10.Continually organize die and coil storage area\r
11. Other duties as assigned
Knowledge and Education-High School diploma or GED\r
- Post-secondary education preferred, or related Tool & Die Setter experience in a Stamping facility preferred\r
Work Experience-Computer skills; proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel preferred\r
Minimum of 1 year experience in a manufacturing environment preferred\r
Operate standard office equipment preferred\r
Certified BGM Crane Operator and Forklift Driver or the ability to successfully obtain BGM certification\r
Ability to set-up and efficiently operate Aida, Schuler and Danly Presses preferred\r
Skills and Competencies-Must have an aptitude for operating a forklift in a manufacturing environment\r
Ability to work in various locations within and outside (e.g. other locations) the plant\r
Must have good mathematical, organizational, and communication skills\r
Ability to work independently to perform duties with little direct supervision\r
Willingness to work scheduled overtime to meet customer requirements\r
Work EnvironmentFast paced automotive industry.
AMES is a Powder Metal Manufacturer specializing in the Automotive market. We are currently looking for a Die Setter. This position will learn the craft of setting up and disassembling our proprietary tooling and dies. You are the right candidate if you enjoy being challenged regularly and love the thrill of finding a problem and finding a solution. You will have the opportunity to work together with our Die Setting team.
Our ideal candidate will have:
- Will be able to use math to solve problems related to machinery and the placement of the dies and tools
- Mechanical aptitude or a desire to learn how machines operate
- Ability to work in a collaborative team environment
- Die Setter or Machine Set-up experience, preferable for 2-5 years
If you are looking to join an international company with a local footprint within the heart of Lancaster County than look no further than Ames Reese. If this sounds like a good fit for you, apply today!
Die Setter - Experienced
Ability to read and interpret complicated drawings
Ability to carry out written and verbal work instructions
Broad knowledge of all tooling and adaptors
Ability to sue and interpret all quality checking equipment
Broad knowledge of all presses and their capabilities
Must be quality conscious
Good communication skills
Must have above average mechanical skills
Set up complex tooling
Ensure set-up and production meets all quality requirements
Set up and run first piece inspection parts of above average complexity
Know and understand all functions of all presses
Communicate work status to next shift's die setters
Train other die setters
Perform all other duties assigned
Strive for a high level of quality performance in all job duties
Maintain a clean and orderly work area according to 5S Principles
Understand and work to quality systems
Work to the work direction of the shift's lead technician
Exercise necessary precautions to ensure personal safety and the safety of others
Use documented set-up instructions for each set-up
Work in a team environment
Work fair share of overtime as necessary
Must be able to lift 40 pounds
Die Setter Apprentice
Assist with set up and maintenance of mechanical and hydraulic presses used for the powdered metal operations of compacting and sizing. Must learn to use the proper dies, tools and automation required and make all necessary adjustments, to ensure that quality parts are being produced at designated production levels.
Become proficient in setup and maintain correct adjustments on several presses
Demonstrate continued knowledge growth with abilities to use of proper tools and dies are placed into the press
Assist with performing visual inspection of parts for cracks and chips several times during the shift
Become proficient with setup in a timely manner
Have ability to communicate with shift supervisors, machine operators and quality department, changes / adjustments made to the presses
Properly fill out tool forms when needed
Attend meetings and training classes when needed
Any other duties assigned by the Shift Supervisor
Actively participate in GKN continuous improvement efforts as they relate to quality, safety, 5S, environmental and production efficiency
Complete the OSHA-approved safety course to become a certified forklift operator
Other duties as assigned.
GKN is a global engineering business. We design, manufacture and service systems and components for most of the world's leading aircraft, vehicle and machinery manufacturers. We are continuously evolving, pioneering new technologies and reinventing existing ones, stretching ourselves to better in everything we do. GKN operates three divisions: GKN Aerospace, GKN Driveline and GKN Powder Metallurgy employing 56,000 people in more than 30 countries.
GKN Sinter Metals is the world's leading supplier of metal powder precision components. Our global production and sales network employs approximately 6,000 associates in more than 30 facilities on five continents. With a history dating back to the 1930s, today we have production sites in Germany, Italy, South Africa, India, China, Brazil, Canada and the USA.
Diversity and Inclusion
As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.
A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.
GKN is an equal opportunity employer.
We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
Progressive Die Setter - 1St Shift And 2Nd Shift
Larsen Manufacturing, founded in 1999, is a family-held, precision metal fabrication and stamping manufacturer that has built its business on quality product that exceeds customer expectations. The company prides itself on innovative metal solutions using state of the art equipment and technologies to help our customers achieve their product requirements.
We are currently seeking a metal stamping production set up associate whose primary function will be setting up progressive die jobs, verifying setups are complete, and ensuring all safety compliance is met. This role also requires reading and understanding of inspection prints for first piece approval and part prints to make adjustment to equipment if needed, and submission of samples to Quality Control in a timely manner.
Our ideal candidate would be energetic, a quick learn, and ready to grow alongside Larsen Manufacturing!
Responsibilities will include:
Set-up and operation of stamping presses
Reading and understanding inspection print for first piece approval and part print to make adjustments to equipment if needed
Reading and understanding control plans and work instructions as stated by ISO/TS requirements
Must have excellent housekeeping skills and of shop safety at all times.
Ability to make or exceed required rates and set up times
Work with supervisor to improve set up process/ repairs
Retrieval of required tooling from die storage rack
Setting up jobs in accordance with shop paper and/or press setup instructions
Verification that setups are complete and safety measures are in place
Submission of samples to Quality Control in a timely manner
Reporting of setup time to production scheduler
Assisting production operators and tool room personnel when necessary
Stopping production when known or suspected nonconforming conditions exist
Preferred High School Diploma or Equivalent
Minimum 2 years of relevant experience in Metal Stamping Punch Press Set Ups (20-300 tons)
Experience and knowledge of Wintress and Link 2500 programmable limits, for die safety and feeder programing.
Forklift certification or knowledge of forklift, will be certified through our company if needed.
Strong oral and written communication skills, bilingual a plus.
Must be able to work as a team member and not an individual
Dependable and on time.
Strong planning and organizational skills along with flexibility and the ability to make decisions
Must be able to lift 50lbs.
Owns their own tools a plus.
Hourly wage will be based on experience and management approval
Will report directly to production supervisor
Variety of shifts available
Must be willing to work overtime when required.
Plastic Injection Molding Die Setter
Job Number: xxx
Job Title: Plastic Injection Molding Die Setter
Location: Newton Falls, OH
Relocation Available: No, the candidate must be local
Our client, located in Newton Falls, Ohio, is currently seeking to fill the position of Plastic Injection Molding Die Setter. For the right candidate who possesses their requirements, they are eager for this individual to join their team.
This Custom injection molding manufacturer has immediate full-time openings for Die Setters.
- Must have previous Die Setting experience in plastic injection molding.
- Ability to assemble or disassemble equipment and trouble-shoot the Mold changing process.
- Understanding of basic equipment set-up to include thread sizes and metrics.
- Ability to assemble or disassemble equipment and trouble-shoot the Mold changing process.
- Understanding of basic equipment set-up to include thread sizes and metrics.
- Set-up, pull Dies and prepare Presses for all capacities of production process.
- Perform product changes per established procedure.
- Set-up and check all auxiliary equipment as required.
- Understanding of product material melting point and purging method/temperature.
- Assist Process Tech with trouble-shooting Press operation.
- Must be able to train or work any shift and overtime as needed.
- Detail oriented.
- Excellent oral/written communication skills.
- Basic PC aptitude and .
- Comprehensive math and reading skills.
Small Equipment Helper Or Trim Setter - 3 Positions
[Trim Setter and SmallEquipment Helper – 3 positions]
SIFCO Forge, a Cleveland, OH supplier of performance-criticalforgings and services to the Aerospace and Energymarkets, has an opening for an hourly Trim Setter and a Small EquipmentOperator.
ThePress and Set up Helpers sets up dies in hydraulic presses and other forgingmachines, making adjustments to allow normal operation of equipment during theforging process. Removes used dies fromforging machines by unscrewing bolts and cleans dirt from bed. Selects proper dies and mounts them inmachines by hand or hoist. Adjustsstroke lengths and operates machines to forge trail pieces, inspects them,makes adjustments as needed and turns the machines over to the operators.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Sets up forgingmachines with proper dies and makes adjustments during the forging process.
Removes dies andprepares machines for new dies, forges trail pieces, inspects them and makesadjustments accordingly.
Responsible forknowledge of mechanical systems and hydraulic operation of hammers.
Knowledgeableexperience in trimmer dies and measurements.
All other duties asassigned.
To perform this job successfully an individual mustbe able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below arerepresentative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made toenable individuals with disability to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Highschool diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three monthsrelated experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education andexperience. Previous forging and trimsetting experience a strong plus.
Die Setter/Trainer - 2Nd Shift
Die Setter supports the Leads, Press Operators, Forklift Operators and other team members in achieving safety, quality, efficiency, Lean, and production goals. The Die Setter provides guidance and direction to automatics employees as well as assist in the training of new employees.
50% of the time you will: Understand and support all work order instructions, and monitor all automatic personnel to ensure all goals are being attained.
20% of the time you will: Troubleshoot equipment, perform set-ups, and changeovers as needed.
10% of the time you will: Ensure customer satisfaction by controlling material inventory. Support operators by providing the tools and knowledge to perform the job assigned. Perform quality inspections to drawings and specifications per procedures.
10% of the time you will: Provide training to operators. Understand direct and indirect labor and motivate press operators to maintain direct labor hours.
10% of the time you will: Initiate workloads and set plans with management to accomplish all tasks in a timely and efficient manner, monitor others to the same standard. Operate any and all presses as well as forklift as needed in order to satisfy production demands and goals.
High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED) required
Simpson Strong-Tie Powered Industrial Truck (PIT) Certification (will certify at hire) required
1 year of related manufacturing experience and / or training; or equivalent combination of education and training preferred
Safety: Consistently exemplify the highest of safety standards and monitor others to the same standards
Attendance: Able to consistently demonstrate reliable, punctual attendance
Mathematical Reasoning: Able to apply basic algebraic and geometric concepts. Able to add, subtract, multiply, and divide whole numbers, fractions, and decimal equivalents
Reading Comprehension: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
Writing: Able to write routine reports, safety bulletins and procedure manuals
Technical: Knowledge of Microsoft Office and Simpson computer applications
Problem Solving: Able to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of situations where only limited standardization exists
Analysis/Reasoning: Able to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form
Speaking: Able to effectively communicate in group settings and one-on-one, with all departments and at all levels within the organization. Effectively communicate between shifts to ensure departmental goals are achieved
Measurements: Able to read a tape measure to 1/32" tolerance and to use combination squares to measure angles to +/- 1 degree, micrometers, calipers
Tools: Hand and power tools as well as powered industrial equipment
Work Status & Location
This full-time, non-exempt position is located in McKinney, TX.
Relocation will not 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.
SIFCO Industries, Inc., apremier publicly held supplier to the aerospace industry located in Cleveland,OH, seeks qualified Trim Setter. The TrimSetter will be part of a team that sets up dies in mechanical andhydraulic presses and other forging machines, making adjustments to allownormal operation of equipment, during the forging process. Additional duties include removing used diesfrom forging machines by unbolting from bed, selecting proper dies and mounting them in machines by hand or hoist, adjusting stroke lengths and operatingmachines to forge trial pieces, inspecting trial pieces, making adjustments, asneeded, and turning the machines over to the equipment operators.
ESSENTIALDUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Sets up forging machines with proper dies and makes adjustments duringthe forging process.
Removes dies and prepares machines for new dies, forges trail pieces,inspects them and makes adjustments accordingly.
Responsible for knowledge of mechanical systems and hydraulic operationof hammers.
Utilize knowledge and experience gained in trimmer dies and measurements.
All other duties as assigned.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that mustbe met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of thisjob. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals withdisabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularlyrequired to stand, use hands to finger, handle or feel and reach with hands andarms; and talk or hear. The employeefrequently is required to walk, climb or balance. The employee is occasionally required to sitand stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. Theemployee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities require by this jobinclude close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depthperception and ability to adjust focus.
To perform this jobsuccessfully an individual must be able to perform each essential dutysatisfactorily. The requirements listedbelow are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made toenable individuals with disability to perform the essential functions.
Highschool diploma or general education degree (GED).
Previousmanufacturing preferred, previous forging experience is a plus.
Strong attention to detail.
Basic math required.
Mechanical aptitude desired.
Basic computer skills desired.
Ability to meet the physical demands of the job.
Webelieve a workforce with diverse backgrounds and skills helps us realize ourfull potential. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and wetake affirmative action to ensure that minorities, females, individuals withdisabilities and protected veterans are introduced into our workforce and givenopportunities to grow.
SIFCO Forge has acompetitive compensation and benefits package, including medical, dental,vision, life insurance, short- and long-term disability, flexible spendingaccounts, pension, and a 401(k) plan.
If you have questions about the position, contact Tania Zaripheh at firstname.lastname@example.org.However, applications e-mailed to this address cannot be accepted. Applications mustbe submitted online using the link: https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.sifcoindu1
Sinto Core Setter
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Sinto Core Setter
Under the supervision of the Molding Supervisor, performs tasks in the mold preparation area, including cope preparation, drag cleaning, core setting, and general finish construction of the mold as needed by process previous to pouring. Performs tasks ensuring safety, efficiency, and quality at all times.
About American Axle & Manufacturing
For over 20 years, customers around the world have entrusted AAM to design, engineer, validate and manufacture driveline, metal forming, powertrain, and casting technologies for automotive, commercial and industrial markets. Today, we are a premier global Tier 1 automotive supplier with broad capabilities across multiple product lines to deliver efficient, powerful and innovative solutions for our customers. We've earned the trust of our suppliers and our customers through our steadfast commitments to quality, operational excellence and technology leadership.
AAM delivers power. We deliver power literally through vehicle components, systems and innovation, but we also deliver power in ways unseen.
We power our associates, their families, and the communities in which we operate. Our global team of over 25,000 associates has a clear vision of where AAM is going and how we are going to get there. After all, they are the reason we are a leader in the automotive industry.
We are powering the future. We are AAM. Move with us, and join #TeamAAM.
AAM will not discriminate against any Associate or applicant for employment because of age, race, color, gender, religion, weight, height, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic history or information, gender identity or expression, disability, protected veteran status, national origin, or other characteristic protected by law. AAM will take affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed, and that Associates are treated equally during employment, without regard to their age, race, color, gender, religion, weight, height, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic history or information, gender identity or expression, disability, protected veteran status, national origin, or other characteristic protected by law.
For the Disabled Job Seeker: We offer reasonable accommodations for qualified disabled individuals who are applicants for employment. To request assistance or accommodations, please e-mail email@example.com . AAM is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
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