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Tool Room Utility Associate - 3rd Shift

    Tool Room Utility Associate 3rd Shift

     

    Position Description:

    Associates primary responsibility will be the task of assembly and disassembly of LPPM Casting Dies, Die Installation and Removal, Tool Room Organization and Support all other Tool Room departments            

     

    Responsibilities:

    • Prepare and maintain production and prototype tooling for foundry and trim operations
    • Make and install standard components for production tooling
    • Install or Pull Cast or Trim Tooling per Production Scheduling
    • Disassemble molds to be repaired and/or reworked
    • Clean all mold components including cavity surface utilizing the shot blaster
    • Perform Leak tests on all molds prior to die leaving the Tool Room
    • Assemble molds after repair process is complete and place back in storage area
    • Maintain daily cast and trim die status logs
    • Ensure all appropriate tooling processes are followed and documentation is completed
    • Maintain communication with other team members including daily job assignments and break relief
    • Ensure they are compliant with plant safety rules / regulations and required PPE
    • Using tow motor to bring molds to and from storage area
    • Using tow motor to install or remove tooling from trim presses
    • Work conjunction with Production for scheduled or unscheduled changes
    • Conduct minor repair to molds, in production, that may have broken bolts, leaks or cavity issues
    • Assist in maintaining storage area including house keeping
    • Other duties as assigned

     

    Qualifications:

    • Diploma or GED preferred or equivalent technical experience.
    • Previous Tooling experience is preferred.
    • Must have experience in a manufacturing environment.
    • Must have a good work ethic and self-motivated
    • Must be able to communicate effectively.
    • Must be able to obtain and maintain a GA tow motor license
    • Must possess minimal tools to do the job
    • Must have the ability of lifting 60 lbs.