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Tool & Die Maker Journeyman - Swing

Company: Simpson Manufacturing Company, Inc.
Location: Stockton
Posted on: September 18, 2023

Job Description:

Simpson Strong-Tie is a leader in engineered structural connectors, software, and solutions for the building industry. We maintain a reputation as a trusted manufacturer, partner, and corporate citizen committed to our customers and employees.Our founder, Barc Simpson established 9 Principles of Business we live out as company values and have made Simpson Strong-Tie an inspiring place to work since 1956. Our team of talented people are dedicated to our shared mission: to provide solutions that help people design and build safer, stronger structures.Learn about our company culture directly from our team.YOUAs a Tool & Die Maker Journeyman, you support product development and manufacturing by constructing and repairing progressive dies, machining parts, and making prototypes as required by our fast-paced, high-volume sheet metal manufacturing operation.WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING (% of Time)Develops die function and structure by studying prints of die, product, and prototypes, applying knowledge of material under stress, machining and assembly methods, and mathematics. Creates, repairs and maintains progressive and single stroke dies, and press braking tooling. Changes dies over to specified part required based on production needs. Studies blueprints, sketches, models, or specifications to plan sequences of operations for fabricating tools, dies, or assemblies. (25%)Machines parts by using lathe, mill, drill press, surface grinder, CNC mills, and other typical shop equipment. Selects, dresses, sets up, and uses grinding wheels for surface grinding, and form grinding. Hand grinds, polishes and belt finishes die components. (15%)Confirms assembly by verifying dimensions, clearances, and alignment of parts and components with micrometers, thickness gauges, gauge blocks, dial indicators, etc. Confirms performance of die by installing die, checking clearances, inspecting operation of die, making adjustments, and comparing finished product to specifications. Verifies dimensions, alignments, and clearances of finished parts for conformance to specifications, using measuring instruments such as calipers, gauge blocks, micrometers, and dial indicators so the progressive die produces a finished good that matches the production drawing. Inspects finished dies for smoothness, contour conformity. and defects then reports to department lead to develop a plan to complete any required repairs. (15%)Provides guidance and support to the production shop in the set-up and operation of punch press dies and tooling. Assists the production department in the assurance of product quality, and the resolution of tooling-related quality issues. (15%)Ensures operation of equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs. Performs die maintenance (cleaning, inspection and preventive maintenance) and die repair (reconstruction and restoration of damaged dies). (15%)Maintains tooling drawing files/ records of die maintenance, modifications in computer programs including and not limited to maintenance connection, AutoCAD, excel, and Microsoft. (5%)Orders tooling parts and spares as necessary. (5%)Oversee Tool and Die Apprentices giving them the correct feedback as they are learning and progressing. (5%)DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCEIf you can do everything listed above, you've got what it takes. Perhaps some of the following would be helpful too:* Certificate from accredited school or trade school that a machinist program completed is required. Simpson Strong-Tie Powered Industrial Truck (PIT) Certification (will certify at hire)* Associate degree (AA) in related field or Journeyman's card preferred.* 5-10 years in experience required in tool and die shop with progressive dies and tools.* Demonstrates a basic knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacturing and distribution of goods. Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.* Ability use computer programs including and not limited to AutoCAD, Microsoft, Excel, and Maintenance connection.* Knowledge of measuring tools including and not limited to tape measure, caliper and micrometer. Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.TravelThis position requires no domestic and international travel.Work Status & LocationThis full-time, non-exempt position is located in Stockton Ca. This is a Swing shift position.RelocationRelocation is not available for this position.Pay$37.00 - $41.85/ HourREWARDS AT SIMPSON STRONG-TIEWe recognize and reward employees with a carefully designed and comprehensive rewards package, including competitive compensation, quarterly bonuses or commission and first-rate benefits. May exclude some positions, such as seasonal jobs.* Quarterly Bonuses/Commission: You will be eligible for either a bonus or commission, paid on a quarterly basis. We believe all employees affect customers, sales and revenue - directly or indirectly - and should be rewarded by sharing the company profits.* Benefits: We provide a wide range of benefits for eligible full-time employees including: medical, dental, vision, retirement contributions, employee stock purchase and bonus plans, pay for holidays, vacation, sick days, funerals and jury duty, years of service awards, employee discounts, employee referral bonuses, charitable contribution matching, education reimbursement and more. View benefit plan details here: keeping with the Company's commitment to the communities in which it does business, we are an equal opportunity employer. This means that to the fullest extent required by local law, employment decisions are based on merit and business needs and not on race, color, citizenship status, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender (which state law may define to include gender identity/expression, transgender identity, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, and gender stereotyping), sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, genetic information, medical condition, covered marital status, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law.Please note all job offers are contingent upon a successful background investigation and drug test. Simpson Strong-Tie's drug policy is based upon Federal Law, and therefore will screen applicants for amphetamines, including methamphetamines, cocaine, marijuana/THC, phencyclidine, and opiates.#NowHiring #GetHired #Hiring #HiringNow

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