Tooling/ Machinist

Jasper, Georgia | December 2, 2019


Primary Responsibilities:

♦ Industrial welding (TIG, MIG and stick welding). ♦ Mirco TIG welding (custom set-up with Microscope) of Injection ♦ Mold inserts/component, Extrusion Dies and Punch & Die components.  ♦ Manual machining as needed (Milling, Turning Grinding, etc.) ♦ Mold PMs (clean, inspect, resurface, parting line repair, etc.) ♦ Metal fabrication as needed. ♦ Injection Mold Hot Runner system troubleshooting and repair. ♦ Mold repairs (rebuild damaged components, welding damaged parts, troubleshooting and analyzing issues before mold repairs are started) ♦ Maintain 6S system in the Mold shop and organize/maintain mold spare parts inventory ♦ Assist in executing Engineering Changes to molds (modification and revisions) ♦ Assist in Engineering Trials/Prototype runs.  ♦ May, on occasion, be required to perform duties other than those specified in this description

Essential Functions:

♦ Ability to Tig weld mold steel and aluminum ♦ Responsible for spot molds in spotting press ♦ Ability to do handwork/polish ♦ Responsible for making precision components on mill, lathe and grinders ♦ Ability to fit inserts to pockets ♦ Ability to machine sub gates ♦ Ability to manifold repair ♦ Ability to troubleshoot molds ♦ Maintain cleanliness and organization of facility ♦ Must be able to operate a crane ♦ Must have basic electrical and hydraulic knowledge as it applies to molds

Education and Qualifications:

• High School Diploma • 3 years’ experience in a plastic injection molding environment • 3-5 years of welding experience, preferably Precision TIG Welding • 2-5 years manual machining experience and metal fabrication Work Environment/Work Conditions: • Well lit, clean, air-conditioned manufacturing plant • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is exposed to machinery with moving parts typical of a manufacturing environment, may be occasionally exposed to fumes. Earplugs and safety glasses are required PPE in this area. Additional PPE may be assigned as required.

Job Type: Full-time

Will also consider an apprenticeship with the minimum qualification of 3 years of TIG welding experience.