The responsibilities for the Tool and Die Maker are to maintain daily maintenance, upkeep and repair of all dies for a safe, clean, productive and economical operation that fully supports press production.
Repair, maintenance, and troubleshooting of Metal Stamping Dies - Progressive, Transfer etc.
Work as a team with the production department on all tooling issues.
Study blueprints, sketches, models, or specifications to plan sequence of operations for fabricating tools, dies or assemblies.
Use of measuring instruments to conform to specifications, such as; calipers, gauge blocks, micrometers, and dial indicators to verify dimensions, alignments and clearances of finished parts.
Set up and operate lathes, milling machines, and bench grinders to cut, bore, grind and shape parts to specific dimensions.
File, grind, shim, and adjust parts for proper fit.
Experience working with large progressive, transfer and deep draw dies.
Cut, Shape, and trim blanks or blocks to specified lengths or shapes using power and hand tools.
Rework of damaged components in a timely manner.
Capable of interacting with fellow team members in a professional manner.
Troubleshoot problems to determine solutions.
Maintain a clean and safe workplace.
Employees are expected to follow all standards listed below:
Consistently exhibit appropriate attendance habits, working the hours necessary to perform the job.
Organize and maintain efficiency of personal work area.
Provide necessary, accurate, and timely feedback of all pertinent information to co-workers and management.
Effectively communicate with co-workers and management personnel to enhance teamwork and communication initiatives.
Consistently adhere to and support company policies and procedures, including ISO14001, IATF16949, and safety regulations.