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45695 Beer Green
San Francisco
CA
+1 (555) 669 7612
45695 Beer Green
San Francisco
CA
Phone
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Experience Experience
09/2014 present
New York, NY
Senior Tool & Die Maker
New York, NY
Senior Tool & Die Maker
09/2014 present
New York, NY
Senior Tool & Die Maker
09/2014 present
  • Apply 5's Methodology in your area of ​​work, generate ideas for improvement in his department
  • Fill out the forms correctly process where you work
  • Dimensional adjustments
  • Follow the guidelines of quality in their work
  • Knowledge of measuring equipment
  • Ensure the operation of the tooling´s
  • Knowledge and interpretation of drawings and electrical diagrams and pneumatic
11/2007 04/2014
San Francisco, CA
Tool & Die Maker A BE Hunt
San Francisco, CA
Tool & Die Maker A BE Hunt
11/2007 04/2014
San Francisco, CA
Tool & Die Maker A BE Hunt
11/2007 04/2014
  • Welding / Cutting Equipment
  • Milling Machine
  • Heat Treat Oven
  • Grind punches and die sections and manufacture corresponding shims
  • Layout dimensions on material using precision measuring devices and shop math
  • Properly configure dies during changeover procedure
  • Examine, disassemble and sharpen existing dies used in production
07/2002 08/2007
Phoenix, AZ
Tool & Die Maker
Phoenix, AZ
Tool & Die Maker
07/2002 08/2007
Phoenix, AZ
Tool & Die Maker
07/2002 08/2007
  • Verifying dimensions, alignments, and clearances, using measuring instruments, such as dial indicators, gauge blocks, thickness gauges, and micrometers
  • Performing repairs and adjustments to complex die sets
  • Willing to travel within and outside the United States to perform said duties
  • Training support to apprenticeship program
  • Working knowledge of the English Language (both written and oral)
  • Working knowledge of the following areas: standard machine shop practices, metallurgy, heat treatment, welding, and brazing; all assigned equipment
  • Working knowledge of various steels, lubricants, and industrial materials
Education Education
Bachelor’s Degree in Skill
Bachelor’s Degree in Skill
Northern Illinois University
Bachelor’s Degree in Skill
Skills Skills
  • Strong working knowledge of job site safety as well as ability to complete a company specific safety orientation
  • Basic mechanical ability
  • Ability to read and interpret document such as safety rules, work instructions, procedures, manuals, quality documents, etc
  • Ability to exercise initiative, common sense and ability to maintain effective internal and external working relationships
  • Strong orientation toward quality, safety and continuous improvement demonstrated by a work history
  • Basic knowledge of shop math
  • Highly organized, self-starter with a positive attitude
  • Good active listening skills
  • Physically capable of performing the essential duties of the job
  • Ability to perform all assigned tasks related to Tool & Die
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Preparation and maintenance of existing tooling according to requirements
  • Effectively identifies day to day tooling issues and implements corrective action where required
  • Cleaning of all production tooling to ensure on time delivery and schedule adherence goals are met
  • Ensures all tooling is safe and production ready at the time returned for production use, following correct PM process
  • Ensures Leader is advised when assignments cannot be completed as planned
  • Supports coordination of engineering changes and supports maintenance of spare parts
  • Prepares and tests tools by laying out / setting up / machining
  • May design / make tools / templates to produce prototype parts of various materials including generating bill of material and complete fabrication and validation
  • Capable of identifying and utilizing external resources (vendors, contractors, technical support, etc.)
  • Verifies conformance of machined and/or repaired tools to specifications by checking dimensions / clearances / alignments
  • May make parts of various plant machines and tools as required
  • Fits / assembles parts and test completed tools for proper operation
  • Sets up / monitors tools for first time try outs and performs inspections prior to removing tooling from the machine
  • Assist in developing the team as required and to assist with mentoring the toolmaker apprentices
  • Actively involved in continuous improvement initiatives
  • Ontario C of Q Toolmaker
  • Able to communicate in English (both verbal and written)
  • Must have Toolbox/Tools to carry out Tool & Die tasks
  • All Tool Room equipment including overhead cranes
  • Knowledge in progressive stamping die-set servicing and maintenance
  • Inspection equipment (micro meter, height indicator, etc.), various steel and lubricants
  • Administer and execute the preventative maintenance program
  • Assertive and self motivated, able to analyze and prioritize tasks
  • Intimate knowledge of equipment and processes within scope of job. Certified in use of all required equipment including CNC machines and tig weld tools and dies
  • Constantly open to new ideas, open to change and CI, capable of moving ideas into actions
  • Skilled in root cause analysis and proven troubleshooting skills in related production equipment
  • Creative problem-solving skills are essential
  • Working knowledge of GD&T & SPC
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Tool & Die Maker Apprentice Resume Examples & Samples

  • GRADE 12 EDUCATION; ENROLLED IN COLLEGE APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM
  • ABLE TO TROUBLE-SHOOT TOOLING ISSUES WITH ASSISTANCE IN LAST 2 YEARS OF APPRENTICESHIP
  • GOOD UNDERSTANDING OF SPC LEVEL 1, METROLOGY & BLUEPRINT READING
  • GOOD DOCUMENTATION & ORGANIZATIONAL SKILLS
  • STRONG ENGLISH LANGUAGE COMMUNICATION SKILLS (BOTH VERBAL & WRITTEN)
  • CERTIFIED CRANE OPERATOR; TRAINED IN WHMIS & LOCKOUT/TAGOUT
  • WORKING KNOWLEDGE OF TS16949 & ISO14001 SYSTEMS
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Constructs/repairs/maintains tools/gauges/fixtures/jigs/dies of qualifications
  • Locates/determines reasons for die failure
  • Assists other trades/operators as required
  • Participates in the training of tool & die apprentices as required
  • Completes and Records information and maintains toolroom records either manually or on computer
  • Co-ordinates die repair and preventative maintenance scheduling in order to meet job deadlines and requesting overtime authorization when required
  • Keeps work area clean and neat
  • Abides by all plant health, safety and environmental rules, regulations, policies, and procedures
  • Conducts his/her duties in a professional manner
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Services, maintains and tests new or existing tooling
  • Verifies conformance of machined or repaired tooling to specifications by checking dimensions, clearances and alignments
  • Troubleshoots for problems during production and complete quality improvements as required to maintain part standards
  • Modifies dies to conform to engineering changes, tryouts of new dies, etc
  • Able to set up appropriate tools in the department with use of cranes, forklift, and assist in determining and setting up spare part requirements
  • Maintain safety standards of equipment and work area and perform all duties in a safe manner in accordance with the safety policies of Karmax
  • Coordinate activities of apprentices, helpers and assigned contractors
  • Tool and Die Certificate of Qualification
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Have the understanding and knowledge of all equipment and machinery related to Tool & Die Making
  • Ability to build new tooling and fixtures, without supervision
  • Ability to try out new tooling and engineering changes without supervision
  • Meet scheduled dates set by Maintenance Manager or Maintenance Team Leaders
  • Commitment to continuous improvement, both in the tools and processes
  • Good interpersonal skills and results oriented
  • Train apprentices in all aspects of Tool & Die Making, and safety
  • Exemplary attitude towards housekeeping, safety, company policies and fellow Employees
  • Understands and reads all schematics and drawings associated with the trade
  • Troubleshoots active and new machinery and equipment without supervision
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills, is results oriented
  • Work within the guidelines of the Deco Employee Handbook
  • Team Player,
  • TS16949 awareness and adherence
  • ISO14001 awareness and adherence
  • Lean Manufacturing and 5S concepts awareness and adherence
  • Other duties as may be required
  • Licensed Tool & Die maker
  • A working knowledge (written & verbal) of both English and Mathematics
  • Proficient in the use of all Tool Room equipment and related measuring equipment
  • 5 years of Tool Room experience
  • Physically capable of performing the essential duties of the job
  • Ability to perform all assigned tasks related to Tool & Die
  • Making in a timely manner while maintaining quality standards
  • Flexible on work hours and shifts
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Tool & Die Maker Night Shift Resume Examples & Samples

  • Maintain progressive or fine blank dies, jigs and fixtures at the level of quality required to support producing quality components, as required by a production stamping schedule
  • Fabricate dies, die sections, fixtures and any other required components within a specific timeframe
  • Provide guidance and teaching to apprentices
  • Certified Tool and Die Maker
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Lay out work processes and sequences of operations required to fabricate specified tool
  • Obtain necessary material as specified or required
  • Setup and operate manual machines. Lathes, surface grinders and mills required. Knowledge of CNC lathes, CNC mills and wire EDM experience is preferred
  • Assemble dies and fixtures and take tryout tests
  • Perform repair and alteration operations as specified
  • Perform such precision inspection and tryout operations as may be specified for tool and equipment procured from outside sources
  • Perform other similar and less skilled work
  • Engineering
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Design, build or modify new and existing tooling and fixtures for automated systems lines
  • Operate and maintain various machines, tools and equipment in the mechanical department including lathe, milling machines and surface grinders
  • Inspect, layout, debug and measure equipment and parts (completed tools, M/C centers, hemmers and fixtures) for proper operation
  • Troubleshoot, repair and test existing tools and fixtures as required
  • Utilize blue prints for correct detailing, layout and set up
  • Provide continuous guidance and training to Tool & Die Apprentices as assigned
  • Recognized Certificate of Qualification as a Tool & Die Maker or equivalent
  • Minimum 3-5years experience required in automotive tooling or assembly systems
  • Operating knowledge of all equipment and machines in mechanical department
  • Superior machining skills
  • Ability to read/interpret blue prints, specifications and tolerances accurately
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Design, build and maintain large automotive tooling dies and fixtures for automotive parts production, incl. specifically draw dies for outer skin panels, outer & inner fenders and doors and stamping dies
  • Participate in soft tool and die development as required
  • Participate in all aspects of try out
  • Maintain and operate lathe, manual milling machines and surface grinders accurately and efficiently
  • Troubleshoot and repair existing tools as required
  • Utilize blue prints and/or Smirt Die Design for correct detailing, lay out and set up
  • Provide continuous guidance to Tool & Die Apprentices as assigned
  • Maintain records i.e. Tryout reports, Static and Dynamic buyoff lists etc
  • Complete daily 5S audits and equipment safety sheets
  • Recognized Certificate of Qualification as Tool & Die Maker
  • Minimum of 3-5 years experience required in manufacturing of automotive tooling & dies, i.e. with inner and outer skin panels such as floor, roof, door, fender and other automotive body panels
  • Previous experience in manufacturing of draw dies
  • Ability to work with 800 ton to 2,500 ton mechanical and hydraulic presses
  • Ability to work with lathe and manual milling machines
  • Ability to use hand tools, disk- and hand grinders
  • Ability to read/interpret blueprints & Smirt designs accurately
  • Ability to complete all aspects of tryout
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Constructs/repairs/maintains tools/gauges/fixtures/jigs/dies, robotic weld stations
  • Notifies supervisor/leadhand of replacement parts/fluids as required for preventative maintenance and/or repair
  • Participates in the training of apprentices as assigned by supervisor
  • Completes PM as assigned by Supervisor
  • Ensures all guards are in place
  • Uses proper safety equipment on aerial work platforms or above 9 feet
  • Assists other maintenance trades as required
  • Maintenance Reliability Manager Maintenance Program
  • Current Tool & Die Maker's certificate
  • Equivalent to completion of specialized courses normally taught at community or specialized colleges consisting of more than 2 academic years
  • Experience in automotive assembly tooling and gauging environment an asset
  • Skill gained by experience - over 3 years and including 4 years
  • Ability to weld a variety of aluminum and tool steels
  • Own tools required
  • Experience with jig and fixture building an asset
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Tool & Die Maker Apprentice Resume Examples & Samples

  • Milling
  • Turning
  • Surface grinding
  • Drilling
  • Power saw
  • Band saw
  • Hand tools, grinding, polishing, and fine tuning
  • Some basic welding skills a plus
  • CMM Reports / Dimensional Adjustments
  • Match Metal
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs a full range of tool and die work
  • Identifies, plans and implements tooling improvements for quality and productivity
  • Contribute to a positive work environment by demonstrating and sharing functional/technical knowledge
  • Experienced in building and / or improving draw dies and transfer dies in an automotive production orientated environment
  • Transfer press experience is required
  • Capable of heavy lifting
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ensures all tooling is safe and production ready at the time returned for production use, following correct preventative maintenance (PM) process
  • Fits and assembles parts and test completed tools for proper operation
  • Sets up and carefully monitors tools for first time try outs and performs inspections prior to removing tooling from the machine
  • Actively involved in continuous improvement, lean and world-class manufacturing strategies
  • Ontario or Journey Certificate of Qualification; Toolmaker (430A)
  • Posession of a Certificate of Apprenticeship is considered an asset
  • Able to clearly communicate in English (both verbal and written)
  • Three (3) to five (5) years' related experience, preferably in the automotive manufacturing sector
  • Prior experience operating overhead crane(s)
  • Past experience in a stamping environment considered an asset
  • Exposure to, and routine maintenance of transfer and progressive die systems also an asset
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Troubleshoot and repair dies and fixtures, in the Tool Room and Press, as required to solve problems within the time constraints dictated by the Production Schedule
  • Report immediately all problems that may affect the on time completion of assigned work
  • Maintain safety standards and cleanliness of work area as outlined by Supervisory staff
  • Must be aware of relevance and importance of their activities and how it effects quality and the environment for our customers
  • Ensure all safety and non-safety rules and regulations are followed
  • Ensure adherence to established quality and housekeeping standards
  • Review and adhere to Dortec’s health and safety, environmental, and quality standards, operating procedures, and policies
  • Respond immediately to items brought to his/her attention with respect to hazards, defects or non-compliance issues
  • Understand and uphold the policies that prohibit workplace violence and harassment
  • In addition to the above, the duties include those specified under the Occupational Health & Safety Act
  • Completion of specialized trade courses and/or apprenticeship/certification
  • Certified Tool & Die Maker
  • 1 to less than 3 years of work related experience
  • Valid Crane License
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Repairs/replaces/maintains/installs electrical components, wiring and electrical equipment and/or plant fixtures (including programming and troubleshooting)
  • Locates/determines reasons for electrical failure
  • Completes PMs as assigned by Supervisor
  • Participates in the training of apprentices as assigned by a supervisor
  • Follow plant lockout procedure
  • Insures all guards including panel doors are in place
  • Assist other maintenance trades as required
  • Uses Maintenance Reliability Manager Maintenance Program
  • Current Industrial Electrician license
  • Equivalent to completion of community college or specialized trade courses up to 2 academic years
  • Industrial experience considered an asset, especially the ability to function effectively in a team environment
  • Skill gained by experience - over 1 year and including 2 years
  • Ability to work all three shifts
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Fully conversant with SPC
  • Meet scheduled dates set by Toolroom Supervisor or Toolroom Teamleader
  • Carry a company supplied communication device during scheduled shift to ensure support for production
  • Train apprentices in all aspects of Tool & Die Making and safety
  • Exemplary attitude towards housekeeping, safety, company policies and fellow Employees,
  • Make educated decisions based on production demands, and Deco’s best interest
  • Proficient in the use of all Toolroom equipment and related measuring equipment
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Troubleshoot and repair dies in the press and\or on the bench
  • Ability to follow directives from Leader/Manager
  • Schedule preventive maintenance/predictive maintenance
  • Monitor die apprenticeship training, (if applicable)
  • Brainstorm improvements in tooling and in all plant processes
  • Assist with die setting activities
  • Provide training to Press Operator I’s
  • Assist the organization in implementation of MAFACT, including lean, standardized work and continuous improvement activities
  • Ensure that company policies and procedures are adhered to including TS16949, ISO14001 (EMS), and Employee Handbook
  • Perform all work in a safe and healthful manner as outline in MIOSHA regulations and MPTSH safety and policies
  • Support and participate in division and department improvement initiatives through Continuous Improvement Suggestion Program, and sharing of knowledge, ideas, and/or best practices with co-workers
  • Actively participate and comply with all division and department policies, procedures and work instructions as they relate to your job
  • Additional duties as assigned by Management/Supervisors
  • Journeymen or equivalent years of experience in tooling
  • Experience in Metal Stamping, familiar with progressive, transfer, and line dies
  • Ability to operate all tool room equipment & machinery
  • Welding and CNC programming experience preferred
  • Knowledge of MIOSHA standards
  • Proven in-press, trouble-shooting abilities
  • Strong communication (oral and written) skills. Able to communicate in English effectively
  • Ability to work with others in a fast paced team environment
  • Ability to exercise initiative, common sense and ability to maintain effective internal and external working relationships
  • Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) preferred
  • Experience with Autocad
  • Highly organized, self-starter with a positive attitude
  • Flexibility to work extra hours when needed and different shifts
  • Excellent attendance and performance record
  • Self-starter with a positive attitude
  • Ability to obtain forklift and overhead crane permits. Previous experience required
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Promote and ensure safe working practices and a healthy work environment
  • Follow all Tesla policies
  • Promote team work
  • Travel when necessary for extended periods of time
  • Build all different forms of stamping tooling
  • Incorporate engineering changes into current toolin
  • Trouble shoot problems with minimal supervision
  • Run production when necessary
  • Provide written line ups for the opposing shift
  • Mentor and train less experienced employees
  • Be able to work on multiple dies at one time
  • Any other duties that me be assigned by department supervisor
  • Report all safety issues in writing to the appropriate department supervisor, Operations Managers and the Health and Safety Specialist
  • Report all maintenance issues in writing to the appropriate department supervisor, Operations Managers and the Associate Manager of Maintenance
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Tune in large and small, simple and complicated dies with little or no supervision
  • Work with design department to incorporate changes
  • Troubleshoot complicated dies with little or no supervision
  • Coordinate the tryout and on time delivery of multiple dies
  • Adjust plans as necessary to keep the die build process on track
  • Mentor and lead apprentices
  • Coordinate the build, on time delivery, profitability, and acceptable quality level
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Plan, lay out and construct dies and fixtures according to engineering drawings. Repair and maintain dies and fixtures as required. Responsible for spare Tooling
  • Give input/ideas to Engineering Department on tooling/design alternatives for unique or difficult jobs. Help trouble shoot small tooling problems
  • Complete any work required on track sheet and ensure that all inspection sheets are correct
  • Make sure that all log books and PM’s are up to date
  • Perform set-ups as required
  • Develop new dies; make changes to meet or exceed quoted rates and improve product capability
  • Responsible for maintaining tooling documentation (tooling history) up to the smallest detail
  • Communicate changes with fellow employees and supervisors
  • Responsible for die sign off and die approval
  • Ensure that die’s are ready according to production schedule
  • Minimize downtime through quality improvement activity
  • Work together with fellow employees & personnel of other departments
  • Ensure production readiness of all dies, by following the preventative maintenance schedule, die service procedure, and spare parts system requirements
  • Recommend maintenance and equipment repair necessary to achieve the highest possible efficiency, safety and quality
  • Provide training and assistance for Tool & Die apprentices as required
  • Perform other assignments from time to time as management so directs
  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma or ministry-approved equivalent
  • Tool & Die Certificate of Qualification
  • 5 – 10 years experience in an automotive manufacturing environment as a licensed Tool & Die Maker
  • Transfer Tooling experience an asset
  • Capable of full construction of new tools
  • Excellent independent trouble-shooting and problem solving skills
  • Good understanding of GD&T level 1, SPC level 2, Metrology, Blueprint Reading & Basic CNC lathe/machining programming
  • Working knowledge of the English Language (both written and oral)
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • To work in a safe, quality minded, and productive manner with a sense of urgency to achieve tool room dead lines and to attain production priorities as scheduled
  • Attend daily pre-shift meetings and carry out assigned work loads as directed by shift/area leaders
  • Communicates with tool room manager and tool room Area/Shift leaders, and other plant personnel about tool room concerns, providing complete action plans and status reports as and when required
  • Follows and supports Montezuma Manufacturing’s and Magna’s operating principles
  • Supports efforts to achieve department and plant goals on Employee Opinion Survey
  • Ensures all documentation is maintained, including associate documentation
  • Works with vendors and/or contractors, displaying company values of honesty and integrity
  • Work with all shifts in design and development of improving methods and equipment through continuous improvement and lean manufacturing principles
  • Performs tool room duties as required
  • May be required to adjust shifts as necessary
  • Must have high school diploma or GED
  • Ability to read, write, analyze, and interpret technical procedures, diagrams, requirements and business correspondences
  • Ability to effectively and appropriately present information and respond to questions from various groups
  • Ability to apply advanced mathematical concepts as appropriate
  • Must be proficient in bench Repair, Assembly, Machinery Up-Keep, Layout, Die Repair, Inspection, Press Troubleshooting, Tooling Design, Quality Control, Die and/or Fixture Building, Welding and Heat Treating
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Complete repairs and maintenance on molds as assigned (injection, rim, trim, slush and other miscellaneous fixtures and gages)
  • Complete repairs and maintenance on EOAT’s as assigned
  • Responsible for maintaining equipment in working condition, clean and safe at all times
  • Follow standard work, follow and apply the best standards to ensure safety, quality and productivity
  • Ensure all paperwork is completed as required
  • Maintain good housekeeping standards and support 5S improvement activities as needed
  • Take part and improve effectiveness using FES tools
  • Escalate issues to Supervisor as necessary
  • Ensure proper application and follow all HSE procedures in the workplace, including the customer and Faurecia locations
  • Support commitments established in the ISO 14001 Environmental Policy
  • Conform to requirements established in Saline Plant ISO 14001 Environmental Management System (EMS) procedures and work instructions
  • Work shifts and overtime as necessary
  • Work flexibly in order to meet customer demands and needs
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Maintain stamping dies of all types, die components and production tooling, and troubleshoot dies in press. Install and adjust die and tooling components as necessary
  • Interpret complex detail and component drawings
  • Produce parts to print tolerances
  • Maintain production tooling within quality standards
  • Communicate effectively with operators, set-up personnel, and supervisors on all three shifts regarding tooling requirements, and die and equipment status
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor or lead
  • Complete all required paperwork, quality records, documents, etc
  • Comply with all safety and work rules and regulations. Maintain departmental housekeeping standards, and clean/restock area at end of shift
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Operate standard machine shop tools and CNC controlled machinery to make tools, jigs, fixtures, molds and machine parts to the blueprint specifications required
  • Assist Engineering in the design of the items listed in item one
  • Must be able to read blueprints
  • Maintain existing and new blueprints
  • Use an Optical Comparator, precision measuring instruments and other gauging and inspection tools
  • Proper knowledge of heat treating all tool steels and their characteristics for their proper use
  • Working knowledge of the Rockwell Hardness tester on ferrous and non-ferrous metals
  • Maintain a clean work area that meets 6S requirements
  • Follow all safety procedures
  • Assist Molding Department with mold processing when applicable
  • Move molds with forklift, crane, and other mechanical devices
  • Follow environmental regulations and waste disposal procedures
  • Perform other duties that may be assigned
  • Minimum 4 years of experience operating CNC making tools
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United states without company sponsorship
  • No relocation benefit is offered for this position. Only candidates residing within the immediate geographical area within 50 miles of La Grange, NC will be considered for this position
  • Experience operating standard machine shop tools and CNC controlled machinery to make tools, jigs, fixtures, molds and machine parts to the blueprint specifications
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Journeyman Tool & Die Maker (U.A.W. card required), have a minimum of eight (8) years of documented experience, or have served a bona-fide apprenticeship and have a certificate which substantiates completion
  • Experience using aluminum and steel materials, with all general tool room equipment, including CNC mills
  • Mold making experience
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Safely operates equipment and tools and performs all duties in a safe manner in accordance with the safety policies of Karmax
  • Perform all duties in an environmentally responsible manner in accordance with the Karmax Environmental Policy Statement—3 P’s
  • Excellent mathematical, analytical and organizational skills
  • Able to perform various computer functions (Microsoft Office, Production Software)
  • Able to safely operate all Materials Handling Equipment (Forklift, crane, buggy) in assigned area of responsibility
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Builds new dies and tooling from drawings and /or specifications by laying out, setting up, machining, fitting and finishing metal stock and castings
  • Repairs dies and tools used in production as needed. Testing repaired dies for proper operation, operating press as required, and running test parts
  • Has a good basic knowledge of various materials (tool steel, etc.) heat treating and basic welding
  • Operates a variety of machine tools to cut, mill or grind
  • Verifies conformance of completed dies to specifications by checking dimensions clearances, alignments and finish, consistently working to close tolerances
  • Operates crane to remove and/or relocate dies to specific work stations/equipment
  • Provides assistance and guidance to Tool & Die Apprentices
  • Maintains safety and housekeeping standards of work place as outlined in the Employee Handbook and other Company policies and procedures or by the supervisor
  • Completes tool room job sheets
  • Any other reasonable request made by Management
  • High School Graduate (Grade 12)
  • Qualified Tool & Die Maker (completed 4 years apprenticeship)
  • Mathematical and mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to work well independently and in a team
  • Responsible and accountable individual
  • Minimum 5 years experience
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ensures compliance with all safety and housekeeping practices and company policies and procedures
  • Sets up and operates conventional and special-purpose machining centers to fabricate metallic and nonmetallic parts and fits and assembles machined parts into complete units, applying knowledge of machine shop theory and procedures, shop mathematics, machine-ability of materials and layout techniques
  • Studies blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications or sample part to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work piece, sequence of operations and setup requirements
  • Measures, marks and scribes dimensions and reference points on material or work piece as guides for subsequent machining
  • Selects, aligns and secures holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories and materials on machines, such as mills, lathes, jig borers, grinders and shapers
  • Minimum of one year maintenance or repair experience
  • Manufacturing experience
  • Prior tool & die making experience
  • Proficient in machine shop math
  • Experience working with blueprints and schematics
  • Apprenticeship program or technical school diploma in a related field
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Metal stamping dies
  • Progressive
  • Cam
  • Manual Transfer
  • Form
  • Process and fabrication machines
  • Special gages
  • Jig and work holding fixtures
  • Arc and Tig welding
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • 8 - 10 years experience as an “A” Class Tool & Die Maker
  • Must be able to work without close supervision
  • Prefer graduate of certified tool & die apprenticeship program
  • Knowledge of tool & die preventative maintenance program
  • Able to operate all tool room equipment and machines
  • Other duties as necessary
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Fabricate dies, die sections, fixtures and any other required components within a specific time frame
  • Exercises Judgment
  • Troubleshoots problems
  • Read and understand Blue Prints and GD&T
  • Meticulous
  • Works with Minimal Supervision
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Knowledge of AutoCad / Solid Works
  • Strong communication skills in English - verbal and written
  • Minimum 5 years Progressive Die experience
  • Proficient in High Speed Stamping process
  • Ability to estimate time to complete a project
  • Familiar with metal forming principals
  • Familiar with Bruderer presses a plus
  • Work with tight tolerances – grinding Carbide and or Steel components
  • Ability to groom and de-bug new and existing progressive and eyelet dies
  • Set-up dies in high speed presses
  • Work closely with press operators and engineers as team player
  • Take instructions from respective engineers, be it verbal/from drawings and or sketches
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Perform die and die module changeovers
  • Perform preventive maintenance and die conditioning
  • Sharpen, repair and create close tolerance tooling to re-build a die
  • Support stamping production by troubleshooting more complex dies (set up and production)
  • Training support to apprenticeship program
  • Support production floor when necessary
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Minimum 5 years on-the-job experience in all phases of tool and die work
  • Must have background in machine shop production environment & use of all required tools and equipment
  • Basic knowledge of shop math
  • Intermediate Blue print reading
  • Fraction & Decimal conversion
  • Ability to read and understand all types of measuring and inspection tools as applied to Tool & Die work
  • Advanced Blue print reading is desirable
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Senior Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ensure the operation of the tooling´s
  • Apply 5's Methodology in your area of ​​work, generate ideas for improvement in his department
  • Fill out the forms correctly process where you work
  • Follow the guidelines of quality in their work
  • Interpretation of dimensional reports
  • Knowledge and interpretation of drawings and electrical diagrams and pneumatic
  • Knowledge in Machining process and Metrology
  • Efficiency in the assembly of the units stations
  • Dimensional Adjust of Tool Kit
  • Available for travel for long term
  • Technical career or similar
  • Experience in assembly devices
  • Dimensional adjustments
  • Handling Equipment and Tools
  • English: Business Conversation
  • Handling Machine Tools
  • Read Mechanical Diagrams, electrical and pneumatic
  • Using tools like, drills, screwdrivers, machueladoras, and various hand tools
  • Knowledge of measuring equipment
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • HS dipolma or GED
  • Provides training to all shift personnel regarding standard operating procedures and processing techniques
  • Ensures job order and appropriate production process is being followed by assigned employees
  • Assists in resource allocations with Supervisor and other members of the Leadership Staff
  • Assists in the resolution of production process issues (work flow, rework, first piece inspection, etc.)
  • Leads process improvement projects within team
  • Perform die and module changeovers including preventive maintenance and conditioning of the dies
  • Sharpen, repair and create close tolerance tooling
  • Support stamping production by troubleshooting more complex die set up and production
  • Maintain high speed progressive dies, including sharpening of carbide punches and dies
  • Replace worn or broken tooling
  • Set up stamping presses
  • Troubleshoot and resolve tooling issues
  • Read and evaluate progressions
  • May inspect and/or operate stamping presses as needed
  • Ensures maintenance performed is to the highest quality level
  • Training support to apprentice programs as needed
  • Use inspection instruments such as comparator, height gage, job blocks, calipers, micrometers, gages, etc., to take actual readings to ensure parts meet final inspection requirements
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Plans the correct material, equipment, tooling, and processes to produce make-to-print items
  • Performs work required to produce/fit/repair items utilizing Tool Room equipment and processes
  • Performs setup, operation, and troubleshooting of all Tool Room equipment with minimal limited supervision or guidance
  • Determines parts and tools needed in order to achieve manufacturing goals with maximum efficiency
  • Performs work that involves a high mental application and close visual attention for extended periods of time with the possibility of exposure to hazardous conditions
  • Possesses an understanding of complex engineering product and assembly prints, mathematics up to and including advanced trigonometry, and basic electricity/electrical circuitry
  • Possesses and utilizes strong methodical problem solving skills to drive to the root cause of issues and implementation of corrective actions (i.e., strong troubleshooting aptitude)
  • Communicates effectively with all stakeholders including plant personnel, engineers, maintenance, electricians, and machine builders
  • Willing to travel within and outside the United States to perform said duties
  • 4 years of extensive/specific skills training in the tool and die making field preferred
  • Journeyman Trade Certificate preferred - NYS Apprenticeship available
  • NC programming preferred
  • Prior experience in the automotive industry is preferred
  • Custom machine build experience a plus
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Perform layout work. Interpret, understand and make parts to specification on complicated prints and drawings. Make sketches or drawings
  • Harden, temper and grind intricate tools, die and mold parts to specified tolerances on any piece of tool room equipment applicable
  • Silver solder carbide in dies, form tools and parts as required
  • Select or make proper tools for working on intricate parts as necessary
  • Develop blanks for multi-slides or press dies. Assemble and/or check out all phases of mold construction
  • Develop dies, molds, and tools made by or for outside vendors or other shop personnel
  • Setup, adjust production punch, draw, coining and molding presses to make sample parts or to develop tooling
  • Make suggestions for changes in construction to improve the operation or lower the maintenance costs of tools, dies, molds and equipment
  • Assist in training apprentices, learners and other shop personnel as directed
  • Properly care for, clean and lubricate machines
  • Perform the duties of Attend & Operate Metal Stamping & Forming Presses or Press Set-up & Operation as assigned
  • Perform each phase of the operation in full compliance with all company, state, and/or federal safety and environmental regulations
  • Responsible to practice good workmanship and fully meet the quality requirements of the job with respect to product or service provided to fellow employees or the final customer
  • Notify designated personnel of any irregularities in materials, process, or equipment
  • Maintain orderliness and cleanliness of assigned area(s) and observe company policies at all times
  • 4 years Tool Maker Apprentice and 2 years Tool Maker "C" and 2 years Tool Maker "B" 0r 2 years Tool Maker "B" and necessary pre-requisite experience
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Build dies per blueprints, verbal instructions and/ or sketches
  • Operate stamping equipment to produce high quality parts by using blueprints, verbal instructions and/ or sketches
  • Design and fabricate basic fixtures and tools necessary for the parts being produced
  • Understand and operate specialty inspection equipment as necessary
  • Inspect personal work and the work of co-workers
  • Resolve quality problems with minimal assistance
  • Assist in the training of other associates
  • Excellent tool and die skills with the ability to calculate clearances
  • Ability to build, troubleshoot, and repair stamping dies
  • Ability to use specialty measurement equipment
  • Manual lathe, mill, drill, and surface grinder experience
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team environment
  • Flexibility and creativity required
  • Associate degree in a related technical field, successful completion of a 4 year technical apprenticeship or journeyman's card certification
  • Possesses a diverse background in manufacturing, R&D, machine shop, and quality
  • Ability to identify potential design or manufacturing problems
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Associates Degree in Machine Tool Technology (machine tool curriculum) or formal Apprenticeship
  • Proficient with a variety of machine tools, including, lathes, mills, grinders, etc
  • Skilled in the use of blue prints
  • Proficient with the use of both metric and standard measurement systems
  • Proficient in the use of precision gauging
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Purpose of Position
  • Will receive assignments and direction from Manufacturing Engineering Manager, Supervisor or Factory manager but will be competent to complete tasks without further supervision
  • Ability to setup and run manual and CNC Lathes, Bridgeport’s, grinders, saws, CNC mills and other toolroom equipment
  • Understand the use of proper materials for different jobs
  • Be competent in heat treating various grades of material to provide proper hardness and wear resistance of tooling
  • Studies and understands blueprints, sketches, print specifications/tolerances, GD&T
  • Knowledge of tool designs and plans for sequence of operations. Be able to hold tight tolerance with proper machine and process selection
  • Will produce/troubleshoot/diagnose and repair various tooling, jigs, fixtures, etc
  • Create a Tool Management system to support Catlow Operations and Engineering
  • Plans and leads to expand tool room capabilities
  • Able to fabricate new and repair/improve existing tools, jigs, fixtures, and machinists’ hand tools
  • Will lift, move and transport tooling as required
  • Will perform any additional duties normally completed by tool makers
  • Relationships
  • Reports to Manufacturing Engineering Manager
  • Works directly with Engineers, Supervisors, Cell Operators, and Members of Management
  • Interfaces with vendors and suppliers as necessary
  • Background and Skills
  • Minimum 5+ years previous experience in machining and tool making required
  • General computer knowledge required
  • Mechanical knowledge of CNC and machine tools required
  • Ability to proficiently use precision measuring equipment required
  • Welding experience is a plus
  • Completion of two school years of vocational, technical or trade school training in the areas of machining and/or tool & die making (or equivalent experience) required
  • Practical knowledge of engineering science and technology required
  • Ability to lift 40lbs required
  • Personal Trait Profile
  • Reliable: Not afraid of making commitment. Do everything possible to hold the commitment. Openly discuss risk. Control the risk by all means
  • Creative and agile: Use critical thinking and creativity in problem solving. Result driven. Listen carefully to other’s opinion but not afraid of making decisions best for the business
  • Communication skills: Engages the operators, peers and management on a group and individual level
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Clean, sharpen, and maintain die tooling & machines to support the Stamping production area
  • Modify tooling as needed by machining to close tolerances
  • Must be able fabricate a part using a detailed print or sketch using a mill, grinder, or lathe
  • Suggests and implements machine improvements to increase machine speeds, part quality, and overall productivity of the Stamping department
  • Support Stamping production by troubleshooting more complex dies (set up and production)
  • Maintain an organized work area
  • Quick response to support production equipment and machines to minimize loss of production
  • Successful completion of a Tool & Die Apprenticeship program or equivalent work experience
  • Strong mechanical ability and troubleshooting skills
  • Must be able to multi-task between shop and production duties
  • Embrace lean manufacturing strategies (5S+1, quick changeover, standard work, etc.)
  • Standard EDM experience is a plus
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Demonstrated ability to read and interpret blueprints and technical drawings and safely operate all tool room machinery
  • Demonstrated understanding of modern punch press principles
  • Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations with whole numbers and decimals; understand geometric functions and perform basic calculations; and perform trigonometry calculations as needed
  • Ability to communicate effectively with co-workers, lead personnel, and supervisors
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision while maintaining acceptable levels of productivity
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Determine the best method to manage and complete a project by a designated due date
  • Interact with QA, production, R&D, manufacturing, and maintenance to provide solutions
  • Maintain accurate documentation of tool modifications, repair, preventative maintenance and individual work performed throughout the shift
  • List, monitor, maintain, and occasionally purchase components for new tool builds or repairs
  • Capable of creating a repeatable setup and working to tolerances of +/-.0002" routinely
  • Coordinate work assigned through various auxiliary work centers and equipment as required
  • Occasionally assist operators and maintenance with machine or processing issues
  • Validate the quality of work following standard machining practices and using available measurement equipment and inspection resources
  • Effectively communicate with other personnel and educate apprentices in best practices
  • Adhere to all written specifications and ensure compliance with all standards
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Responsible for applicable QEMS policies, procedures and work instructions
  • Responsible to carry out duties for Health, Safety, and Environment in accordance with the HS&E Agreement for Employees - Addendum
  • Perform other reasonable duties as assigned
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Tool & Die Maker Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • 5 to 10 years experience in a diversified manufacturing facility or tool shop
  • Ability to provide your own hand and precision measuring tools
  • Ability to work with tolerances to + .0005"
  • Proficiency in manual tool room machines and processes performed on engine lathes and milling machines
  • Ability to use urn tables, drill presses, surface grinders and other precision shop and fabrication machinery
  • Ability to read part and assembly drawings including detailed part lists
  • Comfort level with computers and software
  • Strong trouble shooting and experience with stamping and progressive die skills is a plus
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Layout, construct, alter and repair a variety of tools, metal stamping dies, jigs, fixtures, and gauges to close tolerances
  • Develop and design new tools and dies using computer-aided design software, Mastercam experience is a plus
  • Select materials to be used from a range of metals and alloys, based on properties such as hardness, durability, and application
  • Set-up and operate conventional or computer numerically controlled machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, grinders and Wire EDM machines, to produce parts to prescribed dimensions and finishes
  • Have a good working knowledge of a variety of progressive dies with a strong ability to troubleshoot
  • Must perform well in a team-centered Safety First Environment
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Notifies Supervisor/Leadhand of replacement parts/fluids as required for preventative maintenance and/or repair
  • Ability to weld a variety of aluminium and tool steels
  • See Training Requirements Index for additional recommended and optional skills
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • High school diploma, G.E.D. or equivalent and technical schooling for machinist or tool and die is required. Associates degree is preferred
  • A minimum of 1 year of work experience as a Machinist, or Tool and Die Maker is required
  • Toolmakers Certificate of Completion or other technical certifications/trainings preferred
  • Proficiency in use of EDM (including programming), G-Code, grinders, Mastercam, Esprit, AutoCad, SolidWorks, calipers, or micrometers is highly preferred
  • Blueprint reading/interpretation and troubleshooting experience is preferred
  • Computer and database management skills
  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal relation skills required
  • Basic knowledge of pipe fitting, welding and machining
  • Organizational skills to balance workload and priorities
  • Mathematical and mechanical aptitude skills
  • Self-directed and capable of determining needed resources in completing tasks with little or no supervision
  • Standard work hours are 800am-500pm, Monday-Friday, but may require flexibility on nights/weekends in case of emergency
  • Less than 5% international and domestic travel is required.Industrial Manufacturing
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Use of computer assisted design (CAD) software to create designs
  • Work with computer controlled machinery to cut, shape and finish tools made of metal, or forge die casts for creating molds
  • Inspect finished product to ensure it is defect-free and ready for the next step of production
  • 10-15 years of Tool and die making experience
  • Supervisory experience a plus
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Unscheduled tool and die making/repair and equipment maintenance activities
  • Troubleshooting, upkeep, preventive maintenance and dimensional capability of tools, dies, jigs and fixtures in automotive environment
  • Fabrication of new and repair of replacement details for robotic weld cells / spot weld cells as well as build and maintain fixtures
  • Involvement with quality, cost savings, continuous tool, die and mechanical improvements
  • Journeyman’s card or six to eight years of related experience
  • Experience with transfer dies
  • Experience with metal stamping preferably in an automotive environment
  • Minimum two years of experience trouble shooting in production stamping plant
  • Experience with large tandem line dies or small to medium transfer dies or medium to large progressive dies required
  • Experience with implementing engineering changes a plus
  • Experience with deep draw strongly preferred
  • Ability to work 2nd or 3rd shift
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Plan, organize and perform work procedures and sequences with minimum supervision or direction
  • Perform machining operations to build, test, install, modify and maintain permanent and temporary tooling, dies, fixtures, jigs, gauges, etc., using company designs, specifications or concepts
  • Perform experimental testing or machine work
  • Instruct supervisors or production employees on the use, maintenance and operation of temporary and permanent production tooling, dies, gauges, etc
  • May assign work to and instruct, assist or direct die makers, tool room machinists and production operators
  • Assume responsibility for the quality of workmanship, dimensional accuracy and efficient mechanical operations of assigned projects
  • Follow all housekeeping and safety policies and practices and wear requires protective equipment
  • Participate in continuous improvement initiatives
  • Must possess a Journeyman Tool and Die certification card
  • Must have at least 5+ years of experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Must have experience with hoists
  • Must be able to obtain a crane and powered industrial truck license
  • Must have experience with conducting LOTO
  • Working knowledge of lean manufacturing techniques, principles, and tools preferred
  • Must be able to work a reasonable amount of overtime
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Planning and laying out work according to models, blueprints, drawings, or other written or oral specifications
  • Selecting appropriate materials, tools, and processes required to complete task
  • Makes necessary shop computations, and setting up and operating various machine tools and related equipment
  • Using various Tool and Die Maker's hand tools and precision measuring instrument, works to very close tolerances, heat-treating metal parts and finished tools and dies to achieve required qualities, and fitting and assembling parts to prescribed tolerances and allowances
  • Perform other qualified duties as assigned
  • Knowledge of the working properties of the common metals, selecting standard materials, parts, and equipment required for this work
  • Six (6) or more years’ experience as a Tool and Die Maker
  • Experience with 2 and 3 axis Proto-Trac Milling Machine Programmer
  • Previous aviation experience on fabrication of aircraft critical structural components
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Reads and interprets blueprints or works from verbal or written instructions or from the part to be copied or fitted
  • Plans the setup and operation of all types of machine shop tools, considering types of material, tolerances, types of cutting tools, coolants, lubricants and machine tool feeds and speeds
  • Heat-treats and welds parts as required
  • Determines specifications for inspection of work, using precision measuring and gauging tools, performing required inspection before, during and after machining
  • Performs hand operations involved in producing jigs, fixtures, tools and dies. Uses hand tools of the trade
  • Fits and assembles jigs, fixtures, tools and dies. Sets up, runs off and tests dies to produce a product to specifications, tracing die difficulties to their source and correcting same
  • Tear down, repairs and reassembles tooling on the bench or in the press as required
  • Assists other tool room personnel with troubleshooting skills or ideas
  • Assists cell leaders with troubleshooting tooling during production runs
  • High degree of precision and control in work where damage could be high and where muscular control and delicate touch are required
  • High degree of attention and care required, preventing injury to self and others when operating machine tools
  • Possess good troubleshooting skills
  • Able to pull up and set-up tooling
  • Must have valid forklift operator card or be willing to be trained prior to starting job assignment
  • Process hourly/daily paperwork as required
  • Does in-press P.M.'s as scheduled
  • Completion of formal apprenticeship program with journeyman card or equivalent degree
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Must be able to work with complex drawings and to close tolerances
  • Must be able to use shop mathematics and handbook formulas
  • Must be able to use all types of precision inspection and checking equipment
  • Must have successfully completed Carrier Training Program or be able to demonstrate equivalent knowledge and experience
  • Must possess a current federal or state certified journeyman’s card for tool & die or have successfully completed a Skilled Trades Apprenticeship Program for tool & die or successfully complete (80% or higher) the applicable Industrial Assessment test by Ivy Tech and complete a required interview
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • At least 5 years of experience in tool and die making using conventional equipment
  • Demonstrated ability to understand and work to engineering design and procedures
  • Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • A good working knowledge of CNC equipment as well as conventional metal cutting and plastic working equipment
  • Capable of working in a team-based environment
  • A four year federally approved Tool & Die Apprenticeship Program or eight years of employer documented experience as a Tool & Die Maker, or equivalent combination of education and experience
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Temporary Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Plans the layout, fabrication and assembly of production machining tooling, such as holding and checking fixtures, machining jigs, forming dies, templates, molds centering and locating devices, production and inspection gauges and special machine accessories and attachments
  • Works from tool design drawings, sketches, part or part print, or verbal information as to purpose or function of tooling
  • Supplies information lacking on the design, print or sketch
  • Makes determinations as to tooling materials most suited, material processing required, type of tool construction, reference and coordination points which must be held, lay out machining, assembly, finish and tolerances required
  • Lays out details of tools preparatory to machine or other tool fabrication operations required
  • Makes such tools as drill jigs, checking fixtures, and drill plates involving irregular contours and locating points in more than one plane, fixtures for holding compound angle cuts to true planes, multiple purpose fixtures, forming stage dies, molds, quick change chucks, centering and locating devices and special production and inspection tooling
  • Sets up and operates any machine tools as required in the fabrication of tooling and in proving of tooling (i.e., lathes, mills, grinders, etc.)
  • Improvises minimum cost tooling for one-time or rush jobs
  • Designs, builds, fits and assembles components according to assembly blue-prints, manuals, engineering memos, sketches, and knowledge of machine construction to construct prototype machinery, using hand tools and power tools
  • Performs all set ups without assistance according to blueprint specifications
  • Sets up compound and progressive dies for multiple action, toggle and punch presses when required with no assistance
  • Minimum five years of experience as a Tool & Die Maker, along tool & die apprentice training or equivalent
  • Legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship
  • External candidates to Safran, relocation is not provided
  • At least 2 years of experience as a Tool & Die Maker
  • Assembly with small parts experience
  • Ability to plan the construction of tooling, working from tool design, part or part print or functional information
  • Knowledge of machine shop theory and practice
  • Ability to lay out parts in detail for required machining operations
  • Must be familiar with the general composition of tooling steels, machinability of metals, effect of heat treat on steel
  • Ability to set up and operate basic and special purpose tool room machines
  • Ability to do hand and machine work to precise tolerances
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Perform work from manufacturing information, bills of material, written and/or oral instructions
  • Set up and operate a variety of machine tools such as drill presses, lathes, milling machines, and grinders to machine metal work pieces, analyze specifications and determine tooling by applying knowledge of metal properties, machining, and shop mathematics
  • Analyze drawings or layout on work piece to visualize machining required and plan sequence of operations. Measure, mark, and scribe work piece to layout for machining
  • Select proper method of securing. Utilizing clamps, chucks, vises, fixtures, shims, etc…
  • Verify work piece position with instruments such as surface and height gauges and dial indicators
  • Select feed rate, cutting speed, depth of cut and cutting tools
  • Verify conformance of machines, and / or work piece to specifications
  • Make-to-suit complex drill jigs, holding fixtures, templates, etc
  • Assist in maintaining tool room equipment
  • Build, repair damage to steel fabrication tooling, dies and other Steel Shop equipment
  • Utilize AutoCAD for drawing parts and assemblies being built or serviced in the Tool Room and save electronic files for future reference
  • Minimum 2 years Tool & Die experience
  • Must live within a 50 mile radius of Fayetteville to be considered, no relocation benefit is provided
  • Prefer formal apprenticeship and/or post-secondary relevant technical education
  • Prefer 5+ years working as a Tool & Die maker
  • Quality Systems / Corporate Programs
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Retrieve and review tooling prints for material and machining requirements
  • Perform all aspects of the tool/die build from the locating of material required to final assembly, try-out and adjustment of the tooling components
  • Responsible for performing modifications on older, existing tools and dies to maintain customer requirements
  • Responsible for tool and die repair as required
  • Some work on prototype tools and dies is required
  • Work is completed through use of milling machines, drill presses, assorted grinders, band and cut-off saws, lathes, lay-out tables, measuring equipment and heat treat ovens
  • Responsible for the completion of daily time sheets, die sheets and die maintenance reports
  • Responsible for the completion of order sheets for required parts
  • Ensure that all environmental requirements and regulations are adhered to when performing duties
  • Ensure that all safety requirements are being carried out when performing duties
  • Comply with defined Business Management and Environmental Management Systems requirements
  • Provide support for the Synchronous initiatives within Techform
  • Other duties as may be assigned by the Toolroom Supervisor or designate
  • Post secondary education with full certification as a Tool and Die Maker with the associated apprenticeship is required
  • The ability to create and interpret complex prints is required
  • Knowledge of CNC principles is required
  • Knowledge of CAD/CAM would be a definite asset
  • Education or equivalent experience in hydraulics/pneumatics, electrical and/or welding is an asset
  • Good written and verbal communication skills are required
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Installs, maintains, and troubleshoots machinery* and tooling. Ensures that parts and tooling are in accordance with instructions, prints, and work orders. May be required to make drawings or sketches of parts to be made or repaired
  • Proficient in the use of all shop equipment to install, maintain, and troubleshoot machinery* and tooling
  • Interprets drawings, calculates, and determines indices, tapers, and other dimensions to be used for part(s), working raw materials into finished dimensions with exact tolerances per print
  • Performs layout work as required
  • Receives tools and paperwork; establishes and maintains logbooks
  • Selects, grinds, and adjusts tools ensuring correct speeds and feed rates of tooling for efficient machining
  • Ensures that parts and tooling are in accordance to precision requirements for both tolerance and finish
  • Sets up and operates machine tools, lathes, and grinders
  • Performs dismantling, fitting or assembly work required for maintenance* of production equipment
  • Repairs and maintains all assigned machines* and equipment including preventative maintenance
  • Performs organizational duties including maintaining an organized and clean work area
  • Performs heat treating as needed
  • May monitor supply conditions and informs management as necessary
  • May provide support for plant facilities maintenance
  • Required to work assigned schedule
  • Regular attendance is required between the assigned start and end times of work
  • Works under general supervision within parameters set by management
  • Understands and responds effectively to EC directions during emergencies by being familiar with emergency procedures, equipment, and systems as necessary. Implements contingency plan to the level required by position
  • Understands, completes, and maintains environmental documentation for which the individual is trained, or as directed by the EC, EFP, or EM (i.e., inspections, labeling, record keeping, maintenance of equipment, etc.). Reports to the EC, EFPs, or EM on the status of assigned responsibilities
  • Recognizes waste streams and minimizes waste generation through prudent use of materials, proper disposal and segregation as directed during training or by the EC, EFP/EM. Understands and practices proper accumulation and storage requirements for wastes
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Design and make jigs, fixtures, and tooling to solve engineering problems and support manufacturing. Rework tooling and/or fixturing as needed to support the manufacturing departments
  • Check specifications against dimensions or information furnished using precision measuring devices such as comparators, dial indicators, micrometers, gauges, gauge blocks, sine bar, calipers, height gauges, and level protractor. May assist in design of items as required
  • Notify appropriate department of ideas for improvement, changes, or flaws detected in designs. Suggest possible changes or substitutes as needed
  • Conduct special Engineering, R&D, or manufacturing projects requiring hands-on experience and capabilities to be determined by Management which may include machining, designing, or manufacturing
  • Assist in maintaining all machine shop documentation including work request forms, logs, notebooks, sketches and drawings
  • Clean and maintain machine shop in a neat, orderly, and safe condition
  • Knowledge of materials and heat treating/stress relieving procedures
  • Ability to estimate time required to produce a part
  • Performs basic CNC programming tasks
  • Proficiency to operate mechanical test equipment and machine shop equipment such as band saws, drill presses, lathes, mills, and surface grinders
  • Proficiency with precise measuring devices such as comparators, dial indicators, micrometers, sine bars, vernier calipers, precision gauges, gauge blocks, calipers, height gauges and level protractors
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering blueprints
  • Ability to design and fabricate high precision tooling for a CNC Swiss screw machine
  • High School Diploma or GED or equivalent combination of education and experience. A minimum of 10 years machining experience in prototype or tooling type environment using both manual and CNC equipment required; or equivalent combination of education and experience
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Because of a backlog of work or machine capabilities in the Model Shop, 3 or 4 times a year will perform model shop duties. Constructs complex working models, prototypes any other special equipment such as hand assembly devices or components for machines, machine tapes, fixtures, dies and molds to precise dimensions
  • Maintains and repairs departmental equipment, dies and molds used in production operations such as replacing parts and checking operating precision. Requires replacing such items as ejection and core pins, polishing dies and removing stuck parts in die cavities. Also makes precision measuring gauges for the Quality Control Inspector as well as machine operators
  • Occasionally performs gas and electrical welding and brazing on tools and fixtures and silver soldering
  • Using drawing and heat-treating furnaces heat-treats tool steels by checking temperatures and using a Rockwell Tester
  • Works cooperatively with tool designers, draftspersons and/or engineers to arrive at logical solutions to tool and machine design/function problems
  • Performs housekeeping and other related duties and assigned by the Supervisor
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Must be able to use advance shop mathmatics, read highly complicated drawings, use a variety of measuring devices and a broad use of specialized training
  • Requires the ability to plan and perform unusual and difficult work where only general methods are available, and the making of decisions involving the use of considerable judgment and initiative
  • Requires continuous lifting of material weighing from 5-35 lbs., or frequent lifting of material weighing from 35-60 lbs
  • Probable damage would exceed $2000, but seldom over $5000
  • Requires considerable care at least 25% of the work day to prevent lostime injuries to others such as hernia, fractures, serious burns, etc.
  • Accident hazard is high, with exposure at least 25% of the work day to partial disability accidents such as loss of hand, arm, or leg, partial loss of sight, etc.
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Mold making and Repair
  • A minimum of 5-7 years of practical experience as a Tool & Die maker. Preferably for wax or plastic injection molds
  • PHYSICAL/SENSORY DEMANDS
  • Frequent walking on uneven surfaces inside/outside
  • Math proficiency with and without calculators; intermediate to advanced computer skills such as Excel worksheets, pivot tables, and V-look-ups
  • Some work required near moving mechanical parts, loud noise, extreme heat, exposure to weather and allergens and detritus from general manufacturing and construction
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Effectively identify day to day tooling issues and implement corrective action where required
  • Cleaning of all production tooling to ensure on-time delivery and schedule adherence goals are met
  • Ensure that all tooling is safe and production ready at the time it is returned for production use following correct preventative maintenance process
  • Demonstrates effective time management by communicating timeframes for various assignments and providing updates in instances where those timeframes may not be met
  • Supports coordination of engineering changes
  • Supports the maintenance of spare parts
  • Prepares and tests tools by laying out, setting up and machining
  • May design/make tools/templates to produce prototype parts of various material; including generating bill of material and complete fabrication and validation
  • Verifies conformance of machined and/or repaired tools to specifications by checking dimensions, clearances and alignments
  • Fit and assemble parts and test completed tools for proper operation
  • Sets up and monitors tools for first time try outs
  • Perform inspections prior to removing tooling from the machine
  • Support safe practices by carefully and consistently observing all safety rules while supporting peers to this end when necessary – i.e. lock out/tag out, use of overhead crane, machine guarding, etc
  • Must hold a valid Ontario or Journeyman Certificate of Qualification for the trade of Tool & Die Maker (430A). This is not an apprenticeship posting - certified candidates only!
  • Working knowledge of various steels, lubricants, and industrial materials
  • Basic understanding of GD&T and working with precise measurements
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate both verbally and in written form in English
  • Knowledge of both progressive and transfer die systems
  • Minimum 2-4 years of experience within an industrial tooling environment, preferably in a manufacturing facility
  • Previous experience in the automotive industry considered a key asset
  • Use of inspection equipment - micro meters, height indicators, etc
  • Ability to perform welds (MIG/TIG) independently will be considered a significant asset
  • Critical thinking, problem solving, and the ability to employ creative solutions when necessary
  • Assertive, self-motivated and disciplined - the foundational competencies of effective time management
  • Open minded and supportive of new initiatives complimented by a desire to support and assist others to achieve mutual team goals
  • Methodical in determining root causes of problems or roadblocks to greater efficiency
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Completed Apprenticeship or Machining Technologies course completion or equivalent experience required
  • Able to read complex set of blueprints
  • Able to analyze and troubleshoot progressive carbide lamination dies or multi-cavity Die Cast Molds
  • Must have a complete knowledge of all tool room equipment and procedures. Able to operate
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Studies specifications such as blueprints, sketches, models or descriptions, and visualizes product to determine materials required and machines to be used to fabricate parts. Verifies dimensions, alignments and clearances
  • Computes dimensions, plans layout and determines assembly method and sequence of operations. Measures, marks and scribes metal stock for machining
  • Sets up and operates machine tools such as lathes, milling machine, shaper and grinder, to machine parts and verifies conformance of machined parts to specifications
  • Lifts machined parts and positions, and secures parts on surface plate or worktable. Smooths flat and contoured surfaces and power grinders, and fits and assembles parts together and into assemblies and mechanisms
  • Heat treats tools or parts
  • Connects wiring and hydraulic lines to install electrical and hydraulic components
  • Examines standard or previously used dies, tools and jigs and fixtures, and recommends design modifications regarding construction and function of part
  • Develops specifications from general descriptions for specialty tools and draws or sketches design of product
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Perform all tasks involved in producing stamping dies for rotators and washers
  • Study CAD or hard copy part drawings to determine sequence of fabricating operations and best machines to use for creating each shape and dimension for assigned parts
  • Study CAM, and G-code. Familiar enough with G-code to edit a program
  • Visualize and compute dimensions, sizes, shapes, and tolerances of assemblies, based on specifications given on part drawing
  • Fit and assembly fixture parts to make, repair, or modify dies, jigs, gauges, and tools, using machines tools and hand tools as needed
  • Select part metals to be sued from a range of metals and alloys, based on properties such as hardness and heat tolerance as indicated on the part drawing
  • Design jigs, fixtures, and templates for use as work aids in the fabrication of parts or products
  • Measure, mark and scribe metal stock to lay out machining, using instruments such as protractors, micrometers, scribes, and rulers
  • 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
  • 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
  • Experience with arithmetic, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and their applications
  • Strong background in tool making and die work
  • Tool & Die Makers/Machinists journeyman’s card or 5 years of practical experience
  • CNC programming and operation experience preferred
  • Ability to read and interpret document such as safety rules, work instructions, procedures, manuals, quality documents, etc
  • Must be able to perform computer functions including, but not limited to accessing procedures and documents, participating in computer based training, etc
  • Customer Service mindset to serve both internal and external customers
  • Ability to be flexible: must be able to effectively manage several activities simultaneously, switching amongst tasks as necessary
  • Ability to take initiative, anticipates problems, and takes appropriate corrective action
  • Adhere to local and externally relevant environmental, health and safety laws and policies
  • Tool and Die Makers/Machinists journeymen card or 5 years of practical experience
  • Frequent lifting, bending, stooping, squatting, reaching, pushing and pulling
  • Exposure to grease, oil and exposure to sharp metal edges
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • TMA graduate preferred (or equivalent) who has completed formalized apprenticeship
  • Journeyman with a minimum of 5 years post apprenticeship bench experience
  • Ability to fabricate and debug new dies
  • Knowledge of proper die build procedures
  • Knowledge of punch press equipment and metal forming processes
  • Self-motivated individual; positive attitude
  • Independent; proven ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Team oriented; good communication skills
  • Ability to work from verbal and written instructions
  • Must be able to operate all equipment required to perform the above job functions
  • Customer focused individual
  • Ability to walk and move around, stoop, bend and climb (ascend and descend) power lift truck platform
  • Ability to stand for an eight hour shift
  • Ability to reach and grab with arms and hands, and manual dexterity to operate machines with precision
  • Ability to pull, lift and transport dies on carts to and from various locations within the assigned location
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Work from blueprints, sketches, concepts and verbal instructions to devise and build dies, jigs, fixture and tooling to meet requirements. Operates all conventional tool room machinery and equipment and possesses an understanding of the operation and concepts of all CNC equipment. (WEDM, CNC Machining Centers, CNC Sinker, etc.)
  • Perform first piece part inspection from tool tryouts and production in order to evaluate tooling performance to required specifications and make recommendations for alteration or repair. Tryout of new or existing dies in tool room and production presses
  • Diagnose and correct die and tooling difficulties
  • Assist, advise, and instruct less experienced personnel and apprentices to meet required levels of performance in the technical and safety aspects of all tooling processes and operations
  • Recommend ideas for improving die concepts to positively impact tooling maintenance and production processes
  • Use all tool room precision measuring equipment
  • Regularly work to close tolerances +/-.0001 in the manufacturing of tooling components
  • Check, measure, and inspect all types of die components, and tooling for accuracy to perform stamping and forming production operations as authorized
  • Confer with appropriate technical engineering and production departments to resolve problems and exchange information as required
  • Assume an active role in providing constructive input to design concept meetings and design review meetings
  • Observe all company rules and procedures including housekeeping, quality of work and safety
  • Perform other duties as assigned or necessary to meet business conditions or changes
  • Adheres to quality and safety systems or maintenance of quality and safety standards
  • Complete formal 4 year apprentice program or minimum of 5 years tool and die experience
  • Associate Degree in Applicable Tooling, Engineering, or Mechanical Design field preferred
  • State Certified Tool and Die Journeyman’s Papers preferred
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Support and implement continuous tooling improvements on all dies for increased utilization and efficiency
  • Support and implement continuous process improvements throughout the Stamping Department
  • Follow all standard operating procedures and work instructions
  • Build/Modify spare parts as needed
  • Participate in recommendations for die design improvements
  • Participate in problem solving teams
  • Understand, support and contribute to current Molex Quality and Environmental systems by following stated policies and procedures
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Tool & Die Maker / Die Maintenance Resume Examples & Samples

  • Tool and Die technical or vocational training with at least 5 years of experience working with high volume progressive dies
  • Journeyman Tool and Die Maker experience is preferred
  • Experience working with close tolerances and familiarity with the metric system
  • Ability to set up and operate standard machine shop equipment
  • Experience in grinding flat and contoured surfaces
  • Welding experience is preferred
  • Must have your own tools
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Support cold heading production by troubleshooting more complex die set up and production
  • Machine, grind, polish and assemble cold heading dies and punches
  • Support header production by troubleshooting more complex dies (set up and production)
  • Clean, sharpen, and maintain die tooling & machines to support the production area
  • Fabricate a part using a detailed print or sketch using a mill, grinder, EDM and lathes
  • Implement machine improvements to increase machine speeds, part quality, and overall productivity of the tooling department
  • Perform preventive maintenance and tooling conditioning
  • Successful completion of a Tool & Die Apprenticeship program preferred
  • 8 year minimum work experience required
  • Ability to multi-task between shop and production duties
  • US citizen or perm legal resident required
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • 100%
  • Read and interpret information from planning documents, drawings, tool orders, blueprints, sketches, specifications, engineering orders and quality assurance manuals to determine the methods and sequence of operations necessary to completely fabricate and assemble all types and sizes of tools, molds, jigs, dies and fixtures
  • Lay out details, dimensions and tooling points of parts, tools, molds, jigs, dies and fixtures preparatory to fabrication operations using shop mathematics, geometry and trigonometry
  • Set up and operate hand tools and power machine tools
  • Fabricate, assemble and proof a variety of molds, jigs, fixtures, tools and dies, inspection check fixtures and tools, to required configuration, close and exacting dimensions, and tolerances, such as drill jigs having coordinated dimensions in planes not at right angles, progressive or compound dies, draw dies with deep, irregular or variable depth draws, form dies, hot sizing dies, punch press dies and fixtures incorporating indexing principles
  • Check work in progress and complete parts, using precision measuring devices, for adherence to specified configuration, dimensions, tolerances and finish
  • Record manufacturing data and statistics manually or with the aid of a computer or computer-based system
  • Record tube manufacturing data and statistics manually or with the aid of a computer or computer-based system
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Repair and maintain production tools and dies
  • Verify conformance of machined or repaired dies to specifications by checking dimensions, clearances, and alignments
  • Study specifications such as blueprints, sketches, models or descriptions, and visualize product to determine materials required and machines to be used to fabricate parts
  • Examine standard or previously used dies, tools, and jigs and fixtures, and recommend design modifications regarding construction and function of part
  • Modify dies to conform to engineering changes; conduct tryout of new dies
  • Operate lift truck, overhead crane, etc
  • Position will include some die troubleshooting
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Tool & Die Maker A BE Hunt Resume Examples & Samples

  • Examine, disassemble and sharpen existing dies used in production
  • Observe for any damage sustained by the die or tool
  • Grind punches and die sections and manufacture corresponding shims
  • Repair or remanufacture and damage components and reassemble tooling
  • Layout dimensions on material using precision measuring devices and shop math
  • Perform all machining as required for repair or rebuild of tooling including but not limited to milling, turning, grinding and drilling
  • Setup and operate heat treating equipment to achieve desired results
  • Provide support to production by trouble shooting tool and die problems in the plant to identify modifications or repairs needed
  • Properly configure dies during changeover procedure
  • Typically with tolerance up to .0002”
  • Must be able to build and / or complete parts from print, sketch or verbal instruction
  • Must demonstrate the ability to program and run computer controlled equipment (wire EDM and three axis milling machine) and trouble shoot dies and tooling in a manner acceptable to management. If this skill is not currently held, the individual must possess a willingness to learn. Tool & Die Maker A will be held to a higher standard of knowledge than Tool & Die Maker B
  • Produce various production parts as needed
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Must be skilled in building, troubleshooting, repairing, preventive maintenance and have good working knowledge of sheetmetal type, draw, progressive, transfer, piercing, forming dies and high speed fin stamping dies for aluminum with little or no supervision
  • Must be capable of studying specifications such as blueprints, sketches, sample parts or models. compute plan dimensions, and perform machining of components using drill press, milling machine, lathe , grinder, saw and other machines
  • Must be able to examine defective parts to determine cause of defect and repair or maintenance of injection molds. Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor/ mananger
  • Must be able to use measuring equipment (to include tape measure, micrometer etc.) for verification of parts to specification. Must be able to design, layout, fabricate and assemble tools, jigs and fixtures for a variety of parts
  • GED or High School Diploma. Completion of formal DOL approved Tool & Die Aprrenticeship Program is preferred
  • 6-8 years experience of Tool & Die work experience in high volume sheet metal fabrication shop is required
  • Must be legal to work in US
  • Must successfully pass background check and drug test
  • Must have satisfactory job references
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Run and operate progressive stamping machines (Required)
  • Progressive stamping production experience (Required)
  • Building, debugging and maintaining progressive stamping dies (Required)
  • Press capacities range from 5 to 100 Tons, with
  • Machine bed sizes to accommodate up to 60" Die sets
  • Die tapping
  • In die assembly
  • Prototype work
  • Solid Works 3-D software (Preferred)
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Tool & Die Maker Die Maintenance Resume Examples & Samples

  • Analyze complex dies producing defect parts by review of stamped die progression to trace and locate area causing defect
  • Determine tool or tools causing defect and determine extent of repair or replacement required to correct defects
  • Pull and replace tooling such as piercing punches, slotting punches, guide pins, suration blocks, forming tools, swaging tools, flattening tools, and date stamps measuring parts removed and new parts to be able to maintain all tooling to print specifications
  • Remove die parts and re-sharpen, both steel and carbide, grinding radii and tapers on less complex tooling or tooling having wider tolerances and grind all standard flat, angle surfaces. Record amount of material removed and insure tools are maintained or shimmed to print specifications
  • Break corners with stone and polish tooling to remove excess material, hairline burrs, scratches, and rub marks to eliminate defects within stamped products
  • Perform changeover of tooling to convert from one part to another, removing various stations and replacing tooling such as punches and forming stations to change product dimensions and adjust dimensions to specifications. Condition tooling as required to produce product to print and eliminate required shimming of tooling in die
  • Utilize various inspection instruments to check tolerances of stamped parts or tooling to include Height Gage, Micrometers, ring gages, indictors, and plug gages
  • May suggest minor changes in tooling to engineering to improve process and eliminate reoccurring problems in dies
  • Provide training as required to Apprentices and/or other trainees
  • HS degree or equivalent required
  • Minimum of 5 years of die construction and/or maintenance related experience required
  • Ability to effectively troubleshoot and problem solve in both individual and group situations
  • Ability to read, understand, and apply all the applicable information contained in the order packet and customer blueprints preferred. Basic computer skills required
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Plan, lay out and perform all bench and machine operations to construct, alter and repair intricately designed and constructed tools, dies, fixtures, gauges, machine attachments and mechanisms
  • Work from complicated drawings and specifications and will use a wide variety of precision instruments for exacting measurements
  • Work from drawings, handbooks, catalogs and other informational sources to obtain data necessary for selecting machine components
  • Perform set up of new and repaired dies, and for more complex dies requiring development work and skill to set up
  • Abide by all safety and housekeeping rules and regulations
  • Must be able to read and write and understand written and verbal instructions
  • Basic mechanical ability
  • Must be able to read blue prints
  • Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Must know principles and have general understanding of common welding practices and equipment
  • Must be able to use various measurement tools not limited to tapes, micrometers, calipers (all types) and protractors
  • Must be able to understand and set up the following equipment; Drill Press, Cut off Saw, Band Saw, Lathe, Grinder, Shaper, Milling Machine
  • Knowledge of heavy press, light presses, brakes and spot welding equipment needed
  • Understand the differences between various common manufacturing materials and have knowledge of the processes available to transform these materials into finished products
  • Ability to identify and solve problems associated with manufacturing processes is critical
  • Desire to learn new skills and improve technical knowledge
  • Strong orientation toward quality, safety and continuous improvement demonstrated by a work history
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • HS/GED and completion of Machine Tool Technology diploma from an accredited vocational/technical institute or equivalent work experience. Four years’ experience in related field highly preferred
  • Possess strong work ethic, is a self-starter, has good attendance and works successfully in team settings
  • Ability to read blueprints and to properly use precision measuring devices to ensure quality
  • Basic working knowledge of computer software, email, excel and internet
  • Knowledge of OSHA requirements to include Electrical Safety, Machine Guarding and Authorized Lockout/Tagout Procedures
  • Must possess good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Visual skills for accessing functionality of equipment and ability to solve practical problems with a variety of concrete variables
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Must have superior computer programming skills
  • Must have excellent reading comprehension skills
  • Good math skills, especially algebra, trigonometry and physics
  • Good active listening skills
  • Must have good problem solving skills
  • Must have excellent time management skills
  • Must have good organizational and planning skills
  • Must be mechanically inclined. Must be highly detail oriented
  • Must be able to work effectively with little or no supervision
  • Must have the ability to write and read complex spreadsheets
  • Must have the ability to read blueprints
  • Knowledge of safety measures pertinent to each job assignment
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Tool / Die Maker A Resume Examples & Samples

  • Working knowledge of stamping dies and machining equipment, including grinding, lathes, mills; EDM and CNC experience a plus
  • Ensure timely delivery of tools to press
  • Work with production supervisor to identify and correct issues on tools with repeat problems
  • Work with production operators to troubleshoot dies as needed
  • Sharpen/maintain/change-over/repair/PM dies as needed to support production
  • Maintain accurate die history files and time spent for work performed
  • Consult with production operators regarding first/last piece approval; execute reaction plan for defective parts as needed
  • Participate in tagging system, including red tags to ensure tools are ready for production
  • Monitor inventory of key tooling components needed for assigned dies
  • Complete tool or engineering change requests to ensure proper documentation control
  • Ensure good housekeeping in your area
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • High School diploma, GED or equivalent
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience as a Tool & Die Maker or have graduated from a state registered apprenticeship program
  • Demonstrated ability to set-up and operate manual machine tools such as: lathe, mill, surface grinder, jig bore
  • Must have an understanding of the basics of CAD / CAM and their functions in the tooling environment
  • Candidate must be able/willing to work 1st and 2nd shift
  • Candidates is required to bring their own tools
  • Strong blueprint reading skills and GD&T interpretation and application
  • Inspect individual tooling details and final assemblies with use of precision measuring equipment
  • CNC Experience
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills are desired
  • Wire EDM experience
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Direct Hire Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Excellent pay and benefits*
  • Temperature controlled environment*
  • Experience using a punch press dies
  • Must be able to set up and operate Haas CNC mills
  • Must have G-code programming knowledge
  • Minimum 5 years tool and die making experience
  • Familiar with Forge Press
  • Must be able to read and understand 2D blueprints
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Advanced Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Build, assemble, maintain and troubleshoot stamping and forming dies
  • 25+ years experience as a tool and die maker
  • 10+ years experience progressive die making
  • 20+ years experience precision surface grinding, holding .0002 or better
  • Extensive experience with grinders, mills, lathes, presses, benders, and forming machines
  • Extensive experience with the manufacture of connectors and related contacts
  • Extensive knowledge of the processes needed to build, assemble, maintain, and troubleshoot stamping and forming dies
  • Ability to apply critical thinking skills and solve problems
  • Sense of urgency and ability to multi-task while remaining calm under the pressure
  • Desire to learn new skills and processes including CAD and CAM design
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Current Tool & Die Maker's certificate of qualification
  • Experience in automotive heavy stamping environment an asset
  • Skill gained by experience - over 4 years
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ensure that CAR’s are filled in correctly after the completion of work performed and completed reports are submitted to Tool & Die Team Leader/Supervisor
  • Ability to use all machine tools and equipment proficiently
  • Build, repair and test dies, jigs, fixtures and specialty tooling to required specifications
  • Make improvements to existing tools to increase productivity
  • Ability to operate and set up presses and feeders for tryout of tooling
  • Maintain tools and equipment and store in designated areas
  • Initiate and participate in Continuous Improvement Projects
  • Order spares as required
  • Conduct engineering changes when requested
  • Adhere to the Venest Industries policies and procedures as outlined in the employee handbook
  • Follow and abide by all government legislation and guidelines; Magna Employee’s Charter; Corporate Constitution; Venest’s rules/regulations/procedures & policies
  • Adhere to customer requirements
  • Maintain excellent housekeeping and follow the 5S principles. Practice our “safety first” policy by addressing: hazards, defective equipment, wearing personal protective equipment as required, and by reporting unsafe conditions immediately
  • Attend all company scheduled internal or external training; pre-shift meetings; and employee meetings
  • Perform other reasonable duties as required by, Team Leader, Supervisor and Management
  • Follow Magna’s Code of Conduct and Ethics and related compliance policies
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Set up and operate a variety of machine tools to produce precision parts and tools
  • Fabricate and modify parts to make or repair machine tools or maintain industrial machines, applying knowledge of mechanics, shop mathematics, metal properties, layout, and machining procedures
  • Machine parts to specifications using machine tools, such as lathes, milling machines, shapers, or grinders
  • Design and produce jigs, fixtures, dies, machine tools, cutting tools (such as milling cutters and form tools), gauges, and other tools used in manufacturing processes
  • Tool making also includes precision, fixturing, or machine tools used to manufacture, hold, or test products during their fabrication
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Design, build and maintain large automotive tooling dies and fixtures for automotive parts production, incl. specifically draw dies for doors body sides outer & inner fenders mainly Class A. Specialized stamping dies. Hot Stamp proof and production tooling
  • Minimum of 3+ years experience required in manufacturing of automotive tooling & dies( i.e. with inner skin panels such as floor, roof, door, fender and other automotive body panels)
  • Able to work under tight deadlines
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performing repairs and adjustments to complex die sets
  • Inspecting, measuring, troubleshooting, and repairing common failures associated with Tool and Die
  • Developing and writing concise technical documents, including repair findings and reports
  • Heat-treating tools or parts
  • Measuring, marking, and scribing metal stock for machining
  • Smoothing flat and contoured surfaces, using scrapers, abrasive stones, and power grinders
  • Fitting and assembling parts together and into assemblies and mechanisms, using hand tools
  • Verifying dimensions, alignments, and clearances, using measuring instruments, such as dial indicators, gauge blocks, thickness gauges, and micrometers
  • 3-5 years of experience in a related field
  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds
  • Previous experience disassembling and reassembling die sets
  • Knowledge of measurement processes and equipment capabilities used in order to perform repairs and adjustments to die sets
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Valid Driver License
  • Tools of your trade
  • Attention to safety/Wear PPE
  • A positive, can do attitude
  • Punctual attendance
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Tool & Die Maker Resume Examples & Samples

  • Maintain good housekeeping and 5S
  • Perform preventative maintenance and repairs to high cavitation, close tolerance molds with precision and efficiency
  • Troubleshoot mechanical, electrical, hydraulic and/or pneumatic issues with molds and accessory equipment
  • Make components and changes on existing components
  • Inspect molds for premature damage or deterioration and alert proper personnel of any issues
  • Repair and maintain controllers and hot runner systems
  • Implement mold upgrades and retrofits
  • Repair and rebuild molds
  • Clean molds and record any problems that are encountered with the mold
  • Make sure all molds are ready to be set according to production schedule
  • Change molds according to the mold setting and removal procedures
  • Clean machines after mold change and ensure that all mold setting areas are straightened and clean
  • Interpret and understand mechanical blueprints
  • Utilize lathe, milling machines, surface grinder and other machine shop equipment when needed
  • Perform precision measurements with equipment such as: micrometers, calipers, depth micrometers, internal bore gages
  • Must be certified Journeyman Tool Maker
  • 3+ years experience repairing, setting and cleaning molds
  • Able to fabricate parts
  • Can troubleshoot and correct complex mold issues
  • Strong mechanical ability and knowledge in the use of grinders, welders, shot blasters, drill press and other equipment found within the Tooling Department