Tool & Die Maker

Requisition ID:  28656
Job Location(s): 

Searcy, AR, US

Job Description

Responsible for the set up and safe operation of basic tool room equipment used in the manufacture and/or repair of facility tooling and fixtures.

Actively support and strive to meet the strategic goals set by yourself, the facility and Danfoss.

Job Responsibilities

 

  • Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Assisting engineers and shop personnel in analyzing problems and making suggestions as to proper corrective actions.
  • Make decisions as to the proper methods and tools to be used in the fabrication and/or repair of tooling and fixtures.
  • The proper use of tool geometry, precision measurement techniques and blueprint reading in fabricating and/or repairing tooling and fixtures.
  • Work from complex drawings and specifications independently.
  • Safe use and proper care of standard tool room equipment, (i.e. lathes, surface grinders, milling machines, etc)
  • Ability to work with Mfg. Engineers & operators to identify problems & make recommendations on how to make changes for improvement or design new fixtures to improve operations.
  • Working knowledge of shop math, blueprint reading, GD & T, calipers, gages, and various mechanical operations to ensure product specifications.
  • Employee must follow all safety rules, report all accidents or unsafe conditions to supervision immediately, and wear all required personal protective equipment (PPE).
  • Employee is responsible for the housekeeping of his/her work area and should maintain these areas to the 5S+ standards.
  • Employee is responsible for the quality of his/her work.
  • Attendance and punctuality is a key component in performing his or her job functions.
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned.
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Background & Skills


Basic Qualifications:

Three (3) years of tool room experience or equivalent
 

Preferred Qualifications:

Completed an accredited Tool & Die Program (or apprenticeship program)|
Experience with programming and running CNC machines and CNC tools
Working knowledge of hydraulics is a plus

 

PHYSCIAL DEMANDS:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee: 
 

Frequent

  • Standing, bending at knee’s, push, pulling, lifting 1 –25 lbs.
  • Climbing 6-8 inches (Platform).
  • Reaching at shoulder level and above.
     

Occasional

  • Sitting, walking, stair climbing, and lifting 25 – 45 lbs.
  • The maximum weight that an employee is required to lift safely is 45 lbs.
  • Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways - driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.

Following our founder’s mindset “action speaks louder than words”, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.

Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 42.000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 42.000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.