Maintain, repair and sharpen tools, dies, and formed tools used in the forming of material specializing in the operation of machine tools, jig bore grinders, surface grinders, lathes, and mills
§ Set up machine tools used in the tool room (high degree of accuracy required.)
§ Changes internal die parts to produce new part numbers.
§ Repair, maintain and sharpen dies, jigs fixtures and transfer units as directed by supervisor.
§ Troubleshoot problems dies, jigs fixtures and transfer units.
§ Maintain routine service on machine tools such as grinder, tools, etc.
§ Assist in maintaining inventory.
§ Interpret blueprints and other written specifications.
§ Comply with all safety standards: Job Safety Analysis (JSA), Equipment Safety Analysis (ESA) and Area Safety Analysis (ASA).
§ Communicate with supervisor on tooling problems and supply requirements.
§ Clean machine tools after use.
§ Ensure that job is run in environmental compliance after instructions from supervisor/environmental group.
§ Use a variety of precision measuring instruments.
§ Select proper coolants and cutting oils for the work being performed.
§ Perform routine housekeeping and improvements in work area(s) as necessary.