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In Battle Creek, MI a client of ours is searching for direct hire Journeyman Tool Makers for 2nd and 3rd shift opportunities. In this role you will be responsible for maintaining and repairing all tooling and related machinery in a safe and orderly fashion as directed by the Tool Room Manager.

Benefits of a Journeyman Tool Maker:

  • Direct hire
  • Growth and advancement opportunities 
  • Health benefit package available

Duties of a Journeyman Tool Maker: 

  • Attain safety, quality and productivity goals
  • Repair and maintain production tools and dies
  • Verify conformance of machined or repaired dies to specifications by checking dimensions, clearances and alignments
  • Troubleshoot problems during production
  • Modify dies to conform to engineering changes; conduct tryouts of new dies
  • Work to blueprints, sketches, written and verbal instructions
  • Maintain and update equipment records, schematics, blueprints and files in orderly fashion
  • Operate lift truck, overhead crane, floor scrubber and equipment to wash dies
  • Complete correspondence, forms and reports using personal computer and required software
  • Handle confidential information on a regular basis
  • Attend training as required
  • Encourage safety and housekeeping practices and lead by example
  • Promote and facilitate Open Door process, effective communication and Fair Treatment
  • Participate in Continuous Improvement activities
  • Adhere to customer requirements, Business Operating System and company policies
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

  • High school diploma, GED or equivalent experience
  • Further training will be required on all job responsibilities not otherwise satisfied
  • Forklift/crane training and experience
  • Able to operate machine tools such as TIG/MIG/ARC welders, lathes, milling machines
  • Able to work to blueprints and sketches
  • Able to use standard hand and measuring tools
  • Able to use computer and software as required
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