Sr. Tool & Die Maker (Day Shift)

Adecco Direct Placement is currently recruiting candidates for a direct hire Senior Tool & Die Maker in Houston, Texas. This dynamic company has excellent medical benefits with paid vacation and holidays!!!! This is a day shift position!!

The Senior Tool & Die Maker will repair, create and make tooling to match part drawings. Analyzes specifications, lays out metal stock, sets up and operates machine tools, and fits and assembles parts to fabricate and repair metalworking dies, cutting tools, jigs and fixtures, gauges, and machinists' hand tools by performing the following duties.

Responsibilities for the Senior Tool & Die Job in Houston, Texas:

Performs duties to plan, layout, build, alter, automate and repair a variety of jigs, fixtures, machine parts, cutting tools, gages and similar devices.
Troubleshoot existing tooling and repair as required.
Work from work orders, complex drawings, sketches, sample parts, written and verbal instructions.
Visualize finished job; interpret plan and layout work in proper operational sequence.
Select and layout material; make necessary calculations and select allowances for shrinkage, machining, finishing and fitting.
Perform intricate machining operations on vertical and horizontal milling and boring, grinding, lathe, CNC equipment and other related equipment involving routine setups and adjustments to maintain close tolerances and fits.
Perform bench and hand work such as filing, grinding, polishing, fitting and adjusting to insure satisfactory performance; weld and solder as required.
Repair and rebuild existing or acquired tooling, equipment and other accessories; work with mechanical, hydraulic, electrical and other systems to assemble, fit and fasten as necessary.
Build machine tools, indicate and align to exacting tolerances to pass initial quality standards.
Use a wide range of calipers, micrometers, comparator and other precision measuring instruments to maintain close tolerances.
Accurately complete required quality and production reports and records.
Participate in department improvement efforts.
Arrange schedule to meet customer needs.
Daily maintenance and cleaning of machines including lubrication. Exercise proper care in the use of tools, equipment and materials. Detect and report faulty equipment, defective materials, improper operations and/or unusual conditions to supervisor.
Assist in the training of other associates in procedures and use of equipment.
Maintain work area in a clean and safe condition.
Uses lift equipment as necessary to move and position stock and parts; uses care to safely lift and balance loads properly. Operates equipment in a safe manner.


Arrange schedule to meet customer needs.


requirements for the Senior Tool & Die Job in Houston, Texas:
Completion of an accredited apprenticeship program for tool and die or an equivalent number of years of education and production tooling experience. At least 5 years’ experience as a tool and die maker in a manufacturing environment. CNC experience desired. Must participate in company sponsored training to maintain skill level required.



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