Lead Tool & Die Maker

Job Title : Lead Tool & Die Maker

Position Reports to : Engineering Manager

Pay Classification : Non-Exempt

Education and Experience Requirement:

  • High school diploma or equivalent, 2-year technical school degree or journeyman or 5 years of experience in a similar function.

Skills Required:

  • General knowledge to perform routine, extensive and preventative maintenance and upkeep of stamping department equipment and instruments used.
  • Good computer skills.
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints.
  • Able to perform highly accurate work.
  • Possess basic math skills including ability to read and use tape measure, caliper and micrometer to the fraction and decimal.
  • Thorough understanding of dies, their construction and function.
  • Able to set up and operate all tool room equipment.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Physical- capable of lifting 50 lbs. safely or with assistance.  Capability of standing and bending over for long periods of time while performing manual labor with or without reasonable accommodations.
  • Working Hours- fulltime
  • Personal Traits- Good communication skills with positive teamwork attitude. Conscientious attention to detail and accuracy.  Ability to follow direction and or work independently, able to multi-task and trouble shoot.  Punctuality and safe work habits.
  • Display good leadership qualities.  Be a role model for the department and set the standard of productivity, safety, and quality for employees of different levels to follow.

Level of Responsibility and Authority:

Timely completion of job functions, prepare and requisition material and supply items as directed.  Adhere to ISO-9001 quality systems.  Responsible for producing quality workmanship, which meets or exceeds requirements. Job Duties

  • Work safely and ensure hazardous conditions are eliminated.  Follow company safety procedures.
  • Ensure the highest quality standards and customer satisfaction is met with all work done by working with Engineering Manager and Quality Manager.
  • Create dies and fixtures as directed to meet specifications given.
  • Ensure output meets required deadlines while executing above.
  • Responsible for maintaining dies and all stamping department operations.
  • Setup and operate all presses, for all dies to produce quality parts.
  • Ensure cross departmental communication is accurate and effective.
  • Complete daily, weekly and monthly checklists on stamping department equipment maintenance procedures and maintain records of scheduled maintenance procedures per ISO procedures.
  • Complete task independently from job-list including; set-up, write and edit programs equipment.
  • Follow and execute instructions on job travelers and control plan per ISO procedures.
  • Audit of finished parts, before delivery to QA department for final inspection.
  • Accurately maintain MES system as instructed.
  • Administer CPR or first aid as required when trained.
  • Arrive to work in a punctual manner and be willing to work overtime when needed.
  •  Maintain neat and clean work area.
  • Responsible for flow of work into and out of department.
  • Assist in monthly inventory as needed.
  • Responsible for scheduling day to day department work.
  • Responsible for jigs, fixtures and tooling for the entire company.
  • Other ad hoc duties as assigned.

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