Latrobe, PA 15650 US
Direct hire opportunity for a Tool Maker.
As a Tool Maker, you will be responsible for creating, maintaining, and repairing precision tools and dies used in the manufacturing process for molded plastics. Your extensive experience gained through a U.S. Department of Labor-approved four-year apprenticeship in the tool and die field will be instrumental in ensuring equipment functions at its best.
Overview of Job Role
- Fabricate, repair, and maintain precision tools, molds, dies, and fixtures.
- Troubleshoot and recommend solutions for problem molds
- Set up and operates tool room equipment using very close tolerances.
- Read and interpret engineering drawings and specifications to create accurate tooling.
- Inspect and measure tooling components to ensure they meet strict quality standards.
- Diagnose and resolve issues with existing tooling to minimize downtime and improve production efficiency.
- Work closely with engineers and production teams to provide technical support and recommendations for tooling improvements.
- Completion of a four-year apprenticeship program approved by the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training in the tool and die field.
- Proven experience as a Tool Maker with a strong background in precision tool and die work.
- Proficiency in using machining equipment and precision measuring instruments.
- Ability to read and interpret blueprints and design schematics.
- Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting abilities.
- Attention to detail and a commitment to producing high-quality work.
- Effective communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
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