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Journeyman Tool & Die Maker

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Large manufacturing plant in Ashland City TN is looking for a journeyman tool & die maker on the 2nd shift. 

This is on a 223 schedule 7pm-730am

Pays: $31.19 to $34.66

JOB DESCRIPTION: Journeyman-Tool & Die

Position Overview


Be proficient in repair, trouble shooting and maintaining single hit, draw, multiple stage progressive dies, sensors and controls, shaker pans and slug removal systems, presses and material feeding equipment
Repair and maintain industrial equipment used to manufacture water heaters and their components along with trouble shooting equipment issues
Operate shop equipment such as Mills, lathes, boring mills, Blanchard and surface grinders, drill presses and radial arm drills
Ability to develop or design specifications from general descriptions and draw sketch or print of part or die component to be fabricated
May install machined parts or replacement parts in dies, machines and equipment
Test operation of machined parts, test operation of dies, mechanisms or machines to ensure functionality and performance
Perform preventive maintenance on dies, shop and production equipment
Identify or analyze defective die or machine components and indicate the necessary corrective actions
Operate chain hoist, forklift and other shop lifting equipment safely
Ability to install and trouble shoot die sensing components
Ability to proficiently trouble shoot dies issues
Ability to build, tryout and debug new dies
Ability to maintain dies through a scheduled die PM system
Knowledge of press stack up tolerances
Read and interpret blueprints

High School Diploma + 10 years' experience
Technical School (Tool & Die or Machinist fields) + 6 years' experience
Any equivalent combination of education and experience

Other Qualifications

Willing to work a flexible schedule and weekends as required
Must be able to communicate with employees on all levels including peers, team leaders, and supervisors
Proficient with precision measuring instruments
Computer literate with basic computing skills
Able to frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds with assistance
Must wear required PPE such as steel-toe shoes/boots, ear and eye protection
Welding and CNC experience a plus

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