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  • York PA
    , PA
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    Fabricate close tolerance tool components for progressive dies.  Interpret blueprints and design sketches to ensure the proper

     dimensions and tolerance levels of the finished product.  Surface grind flat, angle and contour surfaces to +.0001inch tolerances.

     Utilize inspection tools to measure tooling. Operate grinders, mills, lathes and similar tool room equipment to fabricate tooling.

      Receive and carry-out other duties as assigned by the Manufacturing Manager.

Essential Duties: What has to be done to achieve the desired results of the job?

  • Manufacture tooling to print tolerances.
  • Utilize quality assurance practices and metrology equipment to ensure that tooling conforms to applicable design specifications.
  • Record and store die tooling in an efficient manner as they are fabricated.
  • Consult manager if any tooling may need to be modified from print and record modification.
  • Utilize good housekeeping practices to maintain a clean and safe work area.
  • Record die maintenance and preventive maintenance in Die Log Book in a timely and accurate manner


Minimum Requirements: What is required to perform the Essential Duties?

·         High School Diploma or equivalent.

·         Must have completed an apprenticeship or have at least 5 years of experience in the field.

·         Familiar with a variety of concepts, practices and procedures.

·         Ability to perform basic math functions using whole numbers, fractions and decimals

            including metric /english conversion. A basic understanding of algebra and geometry.

·         Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, set-up, operating and maintenance instructions.

·         Knowledge of measuring equipment usage, such as micrometer, caliper and optical comparator.

·         Blue print reading with geometric tolerances.

·         Ability to read die assemblies, change-over and detail prints from various sources.

·         Capable of writing routine correspondence and reports.

·         Ability to solve practical and mechanical problems (Mechanical aptitude).

·         Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.          

·         Must have the ability to successfully complete all training requirements as listed on training matrix for this position.

·         Must be available for scheduled work: normal work day of 8 hours or more as necessary, night shift

   and weekend work is possible.