Tool & Die Maker

Recruiter
LUK Inc
Location
Danbury
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 18, 2016
Closes
Oct 19, 2016
Industry
Education
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Barden Corporation, a division of Schaeffer Group USA, is seeking a qualified Tool & Die Maker to support our Danbury, Connecticut location. The position is responsible for Set up and operate all machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, grinders, and drill presses. Set-up, program and operate CNC lathes and 2,3,and 4 axis mills. Knowledge of CAM System a plus.

Develop and construct a wide diversity of precision gages, jigs, fixtures, and all tooling required for production. Work from blueprints, sketches, or samples. Collaborate with engineers, supervisors, etc., on solution of mechanical difficulties. Utilize a full line of high precision measuring instruments. Dismantle and refurbish all types of gages, instruments, dies, and mechanisms, including the drawing of sketches of required components. Contribute to construction, maintenance, design, and development of all mechanical equipment, measuring media, and tooling used throughout the plant. Produce low volume, first run pre-production samples as necessary. Guide others in assigned work and checking work on special bearings as requested. Maintain good housekeeping in work area.

Salary Range $20.00 - $28.00 an hour depending on experience

Knowledge of mathematics, mechanical drawings, reading complex blueprints, and diagrams. Know properties of metals, and operation of all types of Tool room equipment including CNC machines. Equivalent to full technical high school education plus several years of trades training.

Schaeffler is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans