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Hiring Now: Toolmaker 1st Shift

Company: American Trim
Location: Sidney
Posted on: September 16, 2021

Job Description:

Career Description



Troubleshoot, maintain, repair stamping dies including progressive dies, cam dies, deep draw dies, and transfer dies. Basic skills include machining, grinding, CNC or conversational mill operation and problem solving skills. Must provide your own tools.

Job Responsibilities

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.
Other duties as assigned.



Education, Skills and Experience Required

5 years related experience with minimum of one (1) year additional education preferred 
High school graduate or equivalent
Ability to read blueprints
Working knowledge of tools used in the tool room
CAD skills and programming preferable
Oral and written communication skills

Working Conditions

Work overtime as required
Must be able to work in many awkward positions due to tools being in press in many cases
Work under pressures of meeting schedules
Lift up to 50 lbs. on a non-repetitive nature
Requires standing, walking and/or moving about for periods of time in excess of one (1) hour
Perform position requirements while wearing eye, ear, foot and/or other protective devices as required

Salary and Benefits:


American Trim offers competitive wages and a comprehensive benefit package which includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, prescription drug, 401k w/match, vacation, 10 paid holidays, annual merit increase based on performance and more!


American Trim is an Equal Opportunity Employer


  • 5 year(s): Toolmaking
  • 5 year(s): CAD
  • 5 year(s): Blueprint Reading

Keywords: American Trim, Dayton , Hiring Now: Toolmaker 1st Shift, Other , Sidney, Ohio

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