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Die Repair Person

Position Summary:

Responsible for die-cast dies and trim die repairs, changeovers and upgrades.  Requires set-up and operation of all tool room equipment and use of precision measuring tools.  Capable of troubleshooting problems related to tooling. May assist co-workers in all areas pertaining to die repair functions.

Essential Functions:

  • Makes repairs and changes to die-cast dies and trim tools in timely manner.

  • Repairs tooling while in production, as required.

  • Performs changeover operations on all tooling.

  • Troubleshoots problems related to die-cast dies and trim tools and make the necessary corrections. 

  • Performs set-ups and operates all tool room equipment.

  • Accurately uses all precision measuring tools. 

  • Heat treats small die parts. 

  • Constructs slides, ejector plates, ejector pins, core pins and other die components. 

  • Makes gauges and machining fixtures, as required. 

  • Works from tool drawing to make a variety of die changes and repairs. 

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Works with Quality Assurance to maintain and improve quality.

  • Interfaces with Engineering and Production on tooling upgrades, corrections and changes. 

  • Provides training to less experienced tool room employees. 

  • Maintains machinery, cleans equipment and work area. 

  • Sharpens cutting tools. 

Education, Experience and Competencies:

  • High School diploma or minimum 6 years vocational training, or equivalent experience. 

  • Good verbal, written and interpersonal skills.

  • Demonstrates ability to use hand and power tools. 

  • Understands Quality Policy Environmental Policy and Safety Policies. 


To apply for this position, download the CWM Online Job Application Form.
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