Analyze specifications, lay out metal stock, set up and operate machine tools, and fit and assemble parts to make and repair dies, cutting tools, jigs, fixtures, gauges, and machinists’ hand tools

Summary of essential job functions
• Study blueprints, sketches, models, or specifications to plan sequences of operations for fabricating tools, dies, or assemblies.
• Verify dimensions, alignments, and clearances of finished parts for conformance to specifications, using measuring instruments such as calipers, gauge blocks, micrometers, and dial indicators.
• Visualize and compute dimensions, sizes, shapes, and tolerances of assemblies, based on specifications.
• Set up and operate conventional or computer numerically controlled machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, and grinders to cut, bore, grind, or otherwise shape parts to prescribed dimensions and finishes.
• File, grind, shim, and adjust different parts to properly fit them together.
• Fit and assemble parts to make, repair, or modify dies, jigs, gauges, and tools, using machine tools and hand tools.
• Conduct test runs with completed tools or dies to ensure that parts meet specifications, making adjustments as necessary.
• Inspect finished dies for smoothness, contour conformity, and defects.
• Smooth and polish flat and contoured surfaces of parts or tools, using scrapers, abrasive stones, files, emery cloths, or power grinders.
• Stop production if unsafe parts, actions or poor quality conditions exist

Minimum requirements
• High School diploma or equivalent though graduation from a technical school is preferred.
• A minimum of two (2) years experience plus Apprenticeship or equivalent experience.
• Completed a certified Apprenticeship program whereby the individual can demonstrate experience using various tools, including but not limited to knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.
• Experience using computer-aided manufacturing CAM software, MasterCam preferred.
• Experience on Haas Vertical Machining Center is preferred
• Must be able to read and interpret drawings, follow routers, use simple math to perform basic calculations, and use basic hand-held measuring tools.

Toledo Tool & Die offers a wide range of benefits that become effective the first month after completing one (1) full calendar month of employment. We also offer paid time-off, prescription safety glasses, paid holidays and regularly scheduled pay increases if you can perform the essential job functions with limited/no supervision, as we are seeking self-starters

Principals Only. Please, no Recruiters.

Job Type: Full-time

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