Tooling Technician- Manufacturing

  • Location
    Canton, North Carolina
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing - Repair / Technician

Adecco Direct Placement is recruiting on behalf of our client in the greater Asheville, NC area for the position of Tooling Technician. Qualified candidates for this role will have at least 2 years of experience as a Tooling Technician in a manufacturing setting. Candidates for this role will also need to be available for rotating 12 hour shifts. A strong starting salary, as well as employment benefits and a great company culture are perks of this wonderful opportunity! Additional duties and responsibilities include:

Basic Function and Scope of Responsibilities:

Tooling Technician Helper works closely with Tooling Technician to learn to
operate fabricating machines such as lathes, drill presses, milling machines,
band saw, grinder, and various hand tools.

Primary Responsibilities:

Learns to read job specifications to determine machine adjustments and material requirements
Learns to read blueprints and produces parts as required for mold and fixture maintenance and to support other departments
Learns to duplicate given parts when blueprints are unavailable
Learns to adjusts machines and fixtures as indicated by scale, rule, calipers, micrometers, thread or plug gauges
Learns to detect tooling problems or machine malfunctions
Learns to measure mold and part dimensions to determine accuracy of machine operation
Learns to inspect molds coming in to plant to assure they are in good operating condition
Performs preventative maintenance on all tools and molds
Performs routing tooling functions such as insert changes for the molds in the molding department following initial training


Two years of experience as a Tooling/Manufacturing Technician Required
Experience working with Tools and Molds
Prior experience in a machine or mechanical shop environment; or have an equivalent combination of education and experience

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