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Tooling New Tool


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Do you have extensive experience as a tool maker? Westaff has a position available in Farmington, CT! 

Shift: 7am-3:30pm

Pay: DOE

Tooling New Tool Responsibilities: 

  •  Set-up & maintenance of new tooling including but not limited to first piece quality submission.
  • Alert Supervisor when there is a conflict in scheduling – machine maintenance – tool maintenance on tooling projects.
  • Assist in the standardization of tooling component inventory.
  • Meet quoted tool / fixture / gage build cost.
  • Assist as requested in the development of project / tool estimates (quotes).
  • Assist in development & implementation of lean projects.
  • Assist Managers as requested on all metal stamping and four slides programs.

Tooling New Tool Requirements: 

  • Minimum 5 years experience in the Set-up – Trouble shooting and Production of Progressive / / Compound & Secondary tooling.
  • Ability to read - understand blue prints as needed for production manufacturing.
  • Working knowledge and practical experience with the use of statistical process control in production environments. 
  • Working knowledge of ISO quality standards and practical experience with the use of statistical process control in a production environment. 
  • An understanding of Manufacturing Engineering - Quality Engineering - Knowledge of Lean manufacturing and its components (i.e. Kaizen, Kanban, SMED, 5S, etc.). 
  • Familiar with principles of concurrent engineering and design for manufacturing and assembly
  • Experience with production standards, cost of quality and manufacturing methods. 

Tooling New Tool Benefits:

  • Weekly pay
  • Permanent opportunity
  • Health, dental, vision, and retirement saving plans
  • Free Online Skill Building Training

Veterans and Members of the military are encouraged to apply!

Resumes and interviews required, apply now for immediate consideration! 

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