Belleville Die Maintenance - Grinder

Helical Products Co.

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Baltimore, MD
First Shift

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

Job Summary:

Perform die sharpening and maintenance of dies used in the stamping of Belleville Disc Spring. Will work to precise tolerances to ensure burr and defect free parts. They will be responsible for all aspects of the tooling process. Responsible for quality and quantity of own work. Ability to work 1st shift Monday-Friday.

Growth opportunities available through Tool and Die Maker apprenticeship as desired.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Set up and operate conventional or CNC controlled machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, and grinders to cut, bore, grind, or otherwise shape parts to prescribed dimensions and finishes.
  • Set up and operate drill presses to drill and tap holes in parts for assembly.
  • Smooth and polish flat and contoured surfaces of parts or tools, using scrapers, abrasive stones, files, emery cloths, or grinders.
  • Clean and perform preventative maintenance on machines according to department schedule.
  • Maintain clean, orderly, and safe work area.
  • Inspect finished dies for contour conformity and defects.
  • Perform die sharpening and adjustments to ensure operators can stamp defect free Belleville Disc Springs.
  • Verify dimensions, alignments, and clearances of finished parts for conformance to specifications, using measuring instruments such as calipers, gauge blocks, micrometers, and dial indicators.
  • Visualize and compute dimensions, sizes, shapes, and tolerances of assemblies, based on specifications.
  • Maintain tooling components and spare parts inventory.
  • Support the changes to maintain accurate in process router work order.
  • Job functions include but are not limited to those listed.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Proven ability to work on cam operated machinery/automobile.
  • Ability to use surface grinder is a plus.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints.
  • Knowledge of various hand tools, power tools, and all basic measuring tools, such as optical comparator, micrometers, calipers, height gauges, plug gauges and platform indicator.
  • Responsible for having own tools to perform job functions.

Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • 1-2 years machining experience, Vocational, Community College, or Apprenticeship training
  • Ability to work to close tolerances
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office programs

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to move large, bulky objects up to 50 lbs.

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