Chattanooga, TN | TEMP TO HIRE
GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:As an active member of the Maintenance Team, duties will be defined by the expectations of the Production Schedule. Repairs and maintains machinery, plumbing, physical structures and fixtures of all aspects of the operation performing any combination of the following duties:
• Constructing and making aluminium tool/molds from the rough casting to a tool/mold ready for production. In performing the job, the tool/mold maker, uses various hand tools measuring devices and equipment such as lathe, milling machines, aluminium welders, drills, etc., and makes the tool/mold to drawings or other specifications. Another part of making tool/mold is installing the required plumbing.• Making tool modifications, completing repairs or preventative maintenance on tools, and troubleshooting mold defects.• May also be required to troubleshoot tooling on the press.• The tool/mold maker also plans layouts and constructs jigs and other items as required.• Maintain a safe and tidy work environment with regular housekeeping and use of PPE• Actively participate in training of teammates in gaining new skills• Actively participate in Continuous Improvement Program.• Participation in the 5S program• All other duties as assigned.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $18.00 /hour
• Minimum of 3 years experience in bead mold making, tool repairs, and modifications• High School diploma or equivalent.• Able to read and understand blueprints.• Skilled in the use of all machine shop equipment including lathe, milling machines, radial drill, aluminium and steel welding equipment and various hand tools.• Must be able to plan and follow the job through to completion doing all the necessary work required of the job.• Must be able to work with equipment required for plumbing on tool/molds