Set Up Technician

Meriden, CT

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Power Press Set Up Technician Needed for Immediate Hire for Tool & Die Company in Meriden, CT

This company is a manufacturer of Complex Metal Stampings, CNC Machined Parts, Mechanical Assemblies, Progressive Dies and Rapid Prototypes. Power Press Set Up Technician coordinates and performs activities related to the set-up and operation of progressive, compound, and secondary stamping dies utilizing knowledge of stamping applications.

Pay Range: $18.00-$25.00/hour based on experience 

Hours: 1st Shift, 7:00am-4:30pm, Monday-Friday 

1st Shift, 6:00am-10:00am, Saturday

Power Press Set Up Technician Job Functions:

  • Completes die set-ups for production in accordance with Work Order requirements as assigned
  • Operates all standard press room machinery including peripheral press equipment and production support equipment
  • Performs short term preventive maintenance on production equipment
  • Troubleshoot stamping problems related to slug pulling, misfeeds, scrap build up and segregation, part ejection, and product dimensional nonconformance

Qualifications/Skills of Set Up Technicians:

  • 1-3 years power press set-up experience required
  • Trade school program for engineering, heavy equipment operating, or relevant field preferred
  • Blueprint specification reading preferred

Benefits Offered to Press Set Up Technicians:

  • Competitive Weekly Pay
  • Access to pay stubs online & through Westaff's mobile app
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance plans
  • 401(k) Retirement savings plan
  • Access to FREE online skill building courses
  • Permanent opportunity!

Apply Now for Immediate Consideration!

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