Toolmaker III

Savannah, GA

Job Description

Job Summary:
Under minimum supervision construct, rework, repair, inspect and modify a wide range of tools from Engineering and Tool Design drawings using verbal or written instructions.

Job Responsibilities:
- Setup and proficiently operate tool shop machinery and equipment to fabricate, assemble, modify, and repair a wide range of tools from Engineering and/or Tool Design drawings. Lead one to two lower level toolmakers.
- Plan and lay out work from Engineering, Tool Design drawings and from specific manuals.
- Coordinate interrelated tooling along with primary task.
- Perform all calculations of material and machine cutters (speeds & feeds).
- Set up and utilize precision measuring tools; check own work for conformance to specifications.
- Set up and conduct tool prove out on new and reworked tools.
- Communicate with others on work order status and completion of work.

Additional Functions:
- Comply with all safety regulations. .
- Operate cart and forklift. .
- Perform other duties as assigned.

Other Requirements:
- Must understand and apply shop math. Ability to read/understand complex blueprints, sketches, verbal instructions and tool design.
- Must be proficient in operating all tool shop machinery and the use of precision measuring devices.
Ability to lift 50 pounds.

Unique Skills:
- Experience with Manual and CNC machining. Mazak and Fryar equipment preferred.

Education and Experience Requirements
- High School Diploma or GED required.
- 5 years tooling experience and/or relevant training.
- Valid Driver’s License required.