Die Maintenance, 2nd shift, $20-$29/hr, Canton MI
Canton, MI 48187
This position is primarily responsible for performing extensive die maintenance on all types of dies. This position is also responsible for examining dies, tools and fixtures to recommend design modifications.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responds to shop floor calls and assists when necessary with equipment problems, quality issues, safety issues, etc. Associated with the presses and dies.
Reviews and prioritizes die maintenance list.
Organizes and carries out preventative maintenance on all dies.
Utilizes knowledge of machine and production requirements to select machine tooling.
Introduces improvements and cost reductions to improve dies and stamping.
Fabricates tools and other equipment as assigned by the Stamping Manager.
Observes machine operations to detect any problems; makes necessary adjustments to correct problems.
Performs both tungsten inert gas (TIG) and metal inert gas (MIG) welding.
Arranges and schedules outsource modification for coating and repair.
Oversees purchases of all necessary equipment or parts for repair.
Collaborates with other die maintenance associates to allocate jobs for repair and maintenance.
Performs polishing and grinding work as necessary.
Notifies the Stamping Manager of any critical die issues.
Other duties as assigned by manager.
To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:
? Problem Solving
? Project Management
? Technical Skills
? Verbal Communication
? Written Communication
? Business Acumen
? Cost Consciousness
? Organizational support
? Strategic Thinking
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
One year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
? Overhead Crane
? Milling Machine
? Surface Grinder
? Radial Arm
? Mig and Tig Welder
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee may encounter while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts and vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles and risk of electrical shock.
The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
Working conditions are normal for a manufacturing environment. Working in this environment requires wearing a company provided uniform and the use of safety equipment to include but not limited to; eye safety glasses, hearing protectors, steel toed work boots, and either a hard hat or a bump cap.
Job Order#: 174051