Die Sinker Job Description Sample
Tool & Die Maker
SUMMARY: Analyzes specifications, lays out metal stock, sets up and operates machine tools, and fits and assembles parts to fabricate and repair metalworking dies, cutting tools, jigs and fixtures, gauges, and machinist hand tools in accordance with quality standards.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.Other duties may be assigned.
Studies specifications such as blueprints, sketches, models, or descriptions, and visualizes product to determine materials required and machine to be used to fabricate parts.
Computes dimensions and plans lay out.
Measures, marks, and scribes metal stock for machining.
Sets up and operates machine tools such as CNC, lathes, milling machine, and grinder, to machine parts, and verifies conformance of machined parts of specifications.
Lifts machined parts and positions and secures parts on surface plate or worktable.
Verifies dimensions, alignments, and clearances.
Develops specifications from general descriptions for specialty tools.
Follow established housekeeping and safety practices to maintain the quality of the work environment.
Demonstrate safe and efficient handling of all tools, dies, equipment and fork lift, as applicable, to prevent damage.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee 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 employee is regularly required to stand and use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls. The employee frequently is required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to walk; sit; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear.
The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing 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 employee regularly works near moving mechanical parts.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
This position could required daily and weekend overtime. This position can also be assigned to work any of the 3 shifts in the facility (1st 6am-2pm/2nd 2pm-10pm/3rd 10pm-6am)
US Citizenship or Perm Residency is required due to government military contracts.
Please apply at: https://careers.precast.com/career-areas/
Wyman Gordon Forgings is an equal opportunity employer/veterans/disabled.
All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, nation origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability
Master Tool & Die Maker
Construct, develop and repair machine metal work pieces such as patterns and machines, tool, or die parts. A variety of machine tools are used such as radial drill press, lathes, milling machines, shapers and grinders.
C o m pen t e n c y R e q u i r e m e n t s:
Performs all competency requirements, including the following;
Machine Set-Up: Competent in the set up and operation of all standard department equipment such as but not limited to: lathes, milling machines, drill presses, shapers, saws and grinders.
o A complete understanding of machine tool speeds and feeds to effectively and efficiently machine, drill, ream, bore and grind a variety of tool steels.
o Ability to assemble tools and dies to specifications.
o Verify conformance of machined parts to blueprint specifications using standard tools such as micrometers and calipers.
- Training and Development: Ability to train others in all functions of the department, including:
o Safety (PPE, JHA, MSDS, Haz-Com, Hand Tools, Lockout/Tagout, Emergency Evacuation, Showers/Eye Wash, Injury Reporting Procedure)
o Machine Set-Up & Operation
o 6S/Department Procedures/Standard Work
o Quality Expectations (e.g. AS9100 standards, Standard Work and the Die Repair Tracking System)
- Productivity and Quality:
o Maintains a quality and productivity rating within the top 20% for the department.
o Zero scrap and re-work on a consistent basis
- Machine Set-Up& Operation: Independently sets up and operates all department machines. Set-Up includes:
o Operates standard machine shop equipment for the manufacturing of basic tools and dies.
- Workmanship: Demonstrated ability to independently identify and take appropriate action to prevent or correct the following:
o Burrs relating to punch and die misalignment
o Evaluate strips for die repair
o Sharpen and shim punches and dies as required.
o Make basic tooling in conformance to print specifications.
o Changeover and setup production dies to part print specifications.
o Inspect tools
o Full knowledge of machine shop safety and etiquette.
- Basic Math: Demonstrated ability to perform the following types of calculations:
o Basic Math
o Blanking and forming tonnage calculations.
o Spring travel and pressure calculations.
o Calculate punch to die clearances.
- Basic Visual and Dimensional Inspection: Demonstrated ability to inspect parts reliably using the following tools:
o caliper (dial and digital)
o pin gage
o dial Indicator
o gage block set
o other functional gages
- Blueprint Reading & Interpretation: Demonstrated ability to reliably read and interpret the following:
o Drawing terms
o Symbols and/or descriptions
o Types of lines
o Front, top, side, and section view
o Types of radii
o Tolerances (min and max)
o External and internal threads.
o Surface finish
- Quality Documentation: Demonstrated knowledge of and compliance with quality system and documentation requirements, including:
o BOM's and Picklists
o Blueprints and Part prints
o Manufacturing procedures & Work Instructions
o Quality procedures (e.g. AS9100 standards, Inspection of Tools and Dies.
- Productivity and Quality:
o Consistently meets overall quality standards.
o Minimal scrap and re-work on a consistent basis.
1.Manufacture and repair tools and dies as required.
2.Ensures that tools, dies and stampings are made to required specifications.
3.Accurately builds, repairs, and debugs stamping dies.
4.Ability to communicate affectively. (Demonstrated interpersonal skills)
5.Demonstrated "team" mentality- teamwork requirements.
6.Active contribution to process and department improvements.
7.Active participation in leadership by example.
8.Be a self starter.
9.Maintains a clean and safe work area.
10. Maintains preventive maintenance on equipment, dies and tools. Cleans and lubricates machines as required.
11. Solicits work from management team when necessary and elevates issues as required.
12. Complies with all environmental safe practices and regulations. Reads all MSDS' and possesses thorough knowledge of all oil, steel and chemical labeling and storage requirements.
13. Performs other related duties as assigned or requested.
- High school or equivalent/ Trade school
- State accredited apprenticeship certification or 10+ years related experience highly preferred
Ability to read and interpret blueprints
Ability to enter data into automated system as required (e.g. MRP)
Inspection: Visual and manual
Ability to accurately use inspection equipment (e.g. micrometer, calipers, functional gages, comparators, etc.)
Performs basic math with Geometry and Trigonometry calculations. Calculate punch to die clearances. Blanking and forming tonnage calculations. Spring travel and pressure calculations.
Competent in the set up and operation of all standard machine shop equipment, (e.g. lathes, milling machines, drill presses saws and grinders)
An understanding of power punch press functions (e.g. stroke, ram adjustment, shut height, pilot release and stock alignment)
Follows verbal and written instructions
Attention to detail
Ability to accurately complete standard work
Ability to identify and resolve clearly defined problems
Ability to communicate all issues, concerns or questions to management
Flexible in duties, work-flow, and priorities
Ability to work over-time as required
Precision Castparts Corp. is an equal opportunity employer committed to recruit, hire, train, and promote in all job categories without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or other status protected by applicable law.
- Remove and install molds in plastic injection molding machines.
- Must pass a die setter test before offered the job..
- Adjust machine control settings to prescribed setup for the part.
- Shut down molding machines by performing proper lockout procedures, purging material, removing die from machine, etc.
- Complete required documentation such as tool change reports and production logs accurately and in a timely manner.
- Work toward continuous improvement of all mold change and machine set up procedures.
- Perform all other duties as assigned.
Bobst Die Cutter Operator - 3Rd Shift
Do you want to work for a smart, international company that’s as committed to its employees and best practices as it is to its manufacturing processes? At Cartamundi, the world leader in the manufacturing of playing cards and board games, you’ll find a high performing, team-driven, family-centered culture.
We bring a love and passion into every game we manufacture for kids of all ages throughout the world. Our secret to success is a highly skilled, motivated workforce that believes in our company purpose: Sharing the Magic of Playing Together!
We offer competitive pay, excellent health benefits, and a great 401(K). Apply today and discover the magic of making a difference at Cartamundi!
As a 3rd Shift Bobst Die Cutter Operator your responsibilities will include:
- Setup and operation of all the standard Bobst presses.
- Loading and unloading pallets of material for the presses.
- Stripping waste and removing waste materials.
- Performing troubleshooting tasks, making all necessary adjustments to maintain quality of diecut materials and productivity of the die-cutting operation.
- Effectively preparing Make-Readies and changing tooling in standard Bobst presses. They can make effective machine and tooling adjustments in the Feeder, Platen and Stripping Station to register printed material.
- Recognizing defects on dies and strippers and taking appropriate action to ensure problems are corrected.
- Running the Aerator-Jogger and the Balers. This includes dumping loads, weighing and storing bales along with general troubleshooting and changing wire spools.
- Ensuring accurate production and quality record keeping and entering Goods Receipts quantities into SAP.
- Training new employees.
- Keeping general work area clean and performing Total Preventative Maintenance (TPM) tasks.
- Understanding and following Die-cutting department quality work instructions .
To be successful in this position, we are seeking candidates who have:
- Preferred: 2 years in a manufacturing environment
- Experience operating manufacturing equipment a plus
Cartamundi East Longmeadow LLC does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, age, national origin, marital status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other reason prohibited by law in provision of employment opportunities
This position is a member of Local 224 RWDSU
Candidates must be 18 years old to work for Cartamundi, East Longmeadow LLC
- Competitive Pay
- Excellent health benefits
- 401(k) Matching program and profit sharing
- International Company that is the world leader in the manufacturing of playing cards and board games
- High performing, Team-Driven, Family-Oriented Culture
Tool & Die Sales Estimator
Company Overview: BTD is a fast growing metalworking company. We provide custom metalwork services for some of the world's top brands. Our 1100+ employees work from four facilities throughout the Midwest and Southeast. We invest in our people, our equipment, and our facilities to offer our clients the best value possible. We are also a wholly-owned subsidiary of Otter Tail Corporation, a publicly traded company on NASDAQ.
Generates quotes for all customer and services within the assigned scope of responsibility to achieve Company volume and profitability growth objectives. Build strong relationships with customers. Support customers with engineering support to bring products to production.
Safety is #1 at BTD: Our expectation is that every employee: 1) strictly follows safety policies, rules and safe work methods. 2) Promptly corrects or reports safety hazards or unsafe conditions. Promptly reports injuries for prompt diagnosis and treatment. 3) Makes regular suggestions for safety process improvements to support continuous improvement in safety.
Analyzes the customer company and prints to determine if the work fits Company and provides a quality product to that customer.
Gathers all information needed to determine price, including the process, material, and outside services. Prepares the calculations to determine the costs.
Communicates with the customer on the price and information needed about the quote. Follows up on quote to see if it is competitive with this project.
Consults with internal departments once we have products to produce. Communicates with the customer about the progress of their product.
Analyzes job history to determine new prices are available and checks on job performance.
Develops existing accounts to maximum sales potential, with the sales manager.
Develops quotations in accordance with the Company objectives and philosophies.
Establishes and maintains favorable work relationships with customers and prospects and develops a good image of, and customer confidence in, the Company as a favored vendor as part of overall sales strategy.
Uses Axapta software programs to enter time/payroll information, job information, etc.
Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Graduation from high school or equivalent.
Experience and Skills Required: Must have at least two years of recent BTD Manufacturing related tool and die and/or design experience and a total of six years in metal stamping, metal fabrication environment, which includes the following skills and abilities:
Must understand technology and Company products extremely well.
Must have developed good/key relationships with internal and external customers.
Must have demonstrated the ability to seek out and identify new opportunities within assigned accounts.
Must have the ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing.
Must be capable of working with a high degree of personal discipline.
Must have potential CAD/computer skills a plus sales leadership qualities.
The qualifications listed above are guidelines. Other combinations of education and experience could provide the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities to perform this job.
Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee 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 the job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear; taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing 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 the job, the employee may be exposed to weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
- If you are viewing this opportunity outside of our website and are interested in applying or if you would like to see a list of all our open BTD positions, please go to: www.btdmfg.com*
Tool & Die Maker
JOB DUTIES SUMMARY:
- Sets up, adjusts, and operates all machine tools and equipment necessary to make,
alter, or repair a wide variety of complicated tools, jigs, fixtures, dies, molds, and
gauges, and performs required bench operations such as die assembling, laying out,
fitting, adjusting, and assembling.
- Lays out work from samples, blueprints, or sketches. Tool Makers select machines and
Make determinations about operation sequences. They make set-ups and selects tooling,
speeds, and feeds, and performs required machine and bench operations.
- Diagnoses and remedies trouble on all machine tooling. Dismantles machine
tooling and replaces worn or defective parts. Makes fixtures for machines where
parts are not standard.
- May require in-press die repair and trouble shooting on progressive, transfer or other die set
- May perform other duties from time to time of assisting maintenance in machine
repair work. Assists and instructs others. Maintains good housekeeping practices
in working area.
- This job will require the performance of other tasks as directed by a supervisor. Other duties may include limited guidance duties (i.e. answering phone, redirecting employee questions, etc.) in the absence of a supervisor
SKILL SUMMARY: Requires a thorough knowledge of shop math, machine and
hand tools, measuring instruments and working properties of various metals. Employees must be thoroughly experienced in the construction, alteration or repair of all tools, dies, fixtures, and gauges.
Requires a high degree of ability to plan and perform work of a difficult nature where only general methods of procedure are available. Tool & Die Makers must be able to work with only general supervision.
Must have a Journeyman's card or proof of eight years experience in that trade. Equivalent hours of credit will be awarded for Military experience, technical course work as well as technical manufacturing experience such as CNC programming, etc.
Tool & Die Craft Worker
ABB (ABBN: SIX Swiss Ex) is a pioneering technology leader with a comprehensive offering for digital industries. With a history of innovation spanning more than 130 years, ABB is today a leader in digital industries with four customer-focused, globally leading businesses: Electrification, Industrial Automation, Motion, and Robotics & Discrete Automation, supported by its common ABB Ability™ digital platform. ABB's market leading Power Grids business will be divested to Hitachi in 2020. ABB operates in more than 100 countries with about 147,000 employees. www.abb.com
Under minimal supervision from the machine shop supervisor, must be able to analyze a variety of specifications, lay out metal stock, set up and operate machine tools, fit and assemble parts to make or repair molds, tools, jigs, fixtures, gauges, or mechanical hand tools by applying knowledge of tool design, shop mathematics, metal properties, layout, machinery, and assembly procedures. Assist in maintaining production by repairing molds and tooling while keeping tight tolerances. Analyze a variety of specifications. Set up and operate machine tools (lathe, milling machine, surface grinder, drill press, saws). Program HAAS CNC laths and mills. Heat treat steels using shop furnace and understanding hoe to machine hardened steel.
Understands and follows plant safety and procedures
Avoids or prevents hazardous conditions from developing
Wears appropriate protective equipment as required, dresses and conducts self in a safe manner
Keeps work area clean and orderly and maintains Lean 5S
Participates in plant safety objectives
Read and interpret tool setup sheets, drawings, and SOP's
Use a variety of hand tools and fixtures
repairing molds and tooling while keeping tight tolerances +/-.001"
set up and use a tig welder with a high degree of skill
Assists in installation and removal of tooling
Cleans and examines tooling for defects
Verifies dimensions, alignments and clearances, using measuring instruments such as: dial indicators, gauge blocks, thickness gauges, and micrometers
Repairs fixtures as necessary
Report and document tooling changes
Responsible for following all company policies/regulations
Performs all quality checks, interprets and reacts to data trends on quality documentation
Follows up on quality product/process improvement suggestions
Takes proactive ownership and responsibility for product quality at point of manufacture and process improvement
Fully quality trained and understands concepts, documentation and control procedures
Performs duties as assigned by supervisor
Education and Experience
High School Diploma or GED
A minimum of 5 - 10y ears experience or similar environment
Experience in lieu of education will be considered
Additional duties may be assigned to meet business needs
Knowledge and understanding of the various types of production equipment
Must have good interpersonal skills, able to work with minimal supervision to meet department goals
Good mechanical/electrical abilities
Good communication skills & Interpersonal skills
Ability to read blueprints
Injection molding skills
Skills and/or Training:
Ability to read and understand various written instructions in English
Must be able to:
o Bend, twist & turn in a safe manner
o Lift up to 40 Pounds
o Stand for long periods
Good hand dexterity
Ability to speak and write in clear English communications
Strong math skills
Die Cast Operator
Organization: Portfolio Companies
Business Unit: Large Drives Applications
Requisition Number: 246153
Primary Location: United States-Ohio-Norwood
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: High School Diploma / (GED)
Travel Required: No
How can you help us shape the future?
We're looking for dedicated people with the skills and vision to build a better tomorrow. Join our team as a Die Cast Operator where you will be responsible for assembly of laminations, rotor core and rotor shaft used in electric motors. You will be assigned to work 2nd shift at our Norwood, Ohio facility and your training will be conducted on either 1st or 2nd shift. In this position you will join the collective bargaining Union.
Your responsibilities will include.
Interpret drawings, specifications and Manufacturing Methods.
Prepare oven to bake the laminations prior to inserting laminations into die cast machine per manufacturing methods.
Operate Die Cast Cell machines as listed and use measuring devices accurately.
Die Cast Machine and induction furnace
All applicable hand tools and fixtures, scales, measuring devices and gauges necessary to perform job.
Exercise safe and proper procedures in handling hot cores, molten metal and all hand tools.
Build, cast and assemble shaft to correct centerline of the rotor.
Scrape and clean die cast furnace weekly.
Visually inspect and accept or reject parts for material defect, cracks, etc.
What do you need to qualify for this role?
High School diploma or equivalent
Must have the physical ability to perform work required
Must be able to read and understand all drawings and Bill of Materials related to die cast operation including shaft and finished rotor drawings
Ability to read a tape measure, calipers, and micrometers
Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations
What other experience or knowledge will be helpful for this role?
Experience working with large furnaces
Experienced working with molten liquid
Experience working with large presses
Experience working in a manufacturing environment requiring machining and measuring of large products
Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.
Bobst Flatbed Die Cut Operator Assistant - Atlanta, GA
About WestRockWestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 50,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 320 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.
Bobst Flatbed Die Cut Operator Assistant - Atlanta, GA6090 Purdue DriveAtlanta, Georgia, 30336United States Career Opportunity:The Atlanta, GA, Food Service Packaging plant is seeking a Bobst Flatbed Die Cut Operator/Assistant who will be an integral part of the Atlanta team supporting the running and maintaining the dies and related equipment. How you will impact WestRock: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 of the job.Follow all safety rules and execute all job duties in a safe manner.Follow all machine specific lockout/tagout procedures on an as needed basis.Maintain full compliance of all GMPs.Participate and ensure department is compliant with SQF/YUM audit regulations
Maintain housekeeping excellence in accordance with 5S Standards.Read and understand product specification sheets.Inspect finished product to ensure quality specifications are met.Perform all required customer and departmental quality checks.Responsible for mounting flatbed tooling, sheeter, repair knives, and spot tape anvil.Work with Die & Plate Coordinator in prepping the cutting die for operation.Cleaning, lubricate and ensure the functionality of all die cutting materials.Perform quality checks for die and finished product.Properly mount the cutting / sheeting modules.Maintain and adjust stacker for proper delivery of cartons.Maintain waste generation at or below budgeted standard.Perform scheduled machine PMs and enter work orders as needed.Coordinate with shift supervisor and wet end operators to meet or exceed productivity goals.Monitor dry end personnel for safety, quality, and productivity.Work overtime as determined by the department supervisor or the production manager when customer demands require it and/or other mitigating factors What you need to succeed:High School Diploma or GED preferred
Any equivalent combination of experience and training that demonstrates the ability to perform the key responsibilities of this position.Prefer work experience in a corrugated manufacturing plant or Bobst Flatbed die cutting. Must be self-starting/self-motivated and able to work independently.
Must have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment, and have a sense of urgency to complete tasks accurately and on time. Good communication skills including the ability to interact with other levels of management and staff. All other duties as assigned What we offer:
Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability, and excellence Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potential A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work. #GA#militaryjobs#gdWestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.
DIE Mounter - Kingsburg, CA
At Packaging Corporation of America (PCA), we think of ourselves as more than a box manufacturer. We are an ideas and solutions company.
We seek to be the leader in helping our customers — large and small — package, transport and display products of all kinds. It just happens to be that corrugated products are our area of expertise.
At PCA, you'll find the best people in the industry operating in a "golden rule" culture. We actively promote mutually rewarding relationships with each other and our customers by advocating respect for every individual, ethical and fair practices, and the highest standards in what we say and do. PCA is proud to have a highly skilled and experienced team leading the way.
As a Fortune 500 company and one of the largest producers of containerboard and corrugated packaging products in the U.S., PCA offers customers broad expertise and economies of scale, while our multiple plant locations let us rapidly meet the local needs of our customers.
Responsible for all activities associated with mounting the dies on die cutters including setup, cleanup, and recommending improvements to operations.
Layout printing mounts.
Mount printing dies and proof for accuracy and proof other mounter's work for accuracy in accordance with proper setup techniques.
File printing mounts and dies. Pull printing mounts and dies from files
Inspect all incoming print mounts and cutting dies; repair as necessary with minimal loss of production.
Report any necessary replacements of printing and cutting dies to Plant Superintendent as they are discovered. Submit accurate ink inventory as scheduled.
Receive and store ink in proper storage location daily.
Complete necessary reports in an accurate and timely manner, including but not limited to: Production Data, Machine Operational Status, Safety Data , Quality Data.
Turn in maintenance work orders.
Adhere to production schedule
Follow all company safety rules and lock-out tag-out procedures.
Problem solve when issues arise with machine.
Perform other duties as assigned.
High School Diploma or GED.
Be passionate about maintaining a safe work environment.
Strong mechanical aptitude and possess problem-solving skills.
Ability to work any shift, including overtime and weekends as needed. Must be authorized to work in the U.S.
Experience in a packaging or other manufacturing environment.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Must be willing to work closely on a day-to-day basis with other production personnel.
Excellent communication skills.
Work with a sense of urgency to reduce downtime of machines.
Ability to work in a fast paced environment and handle multiple requests simultaneously.
PCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories
Pay Type Hourly
Kingsburg, CA 93631, USA
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