Journeyman Tool Maker

Posting ID : A1068486538
Date Posted : 2015-08-18
Category : Skilled Trades Artisan

Benteler is hiring Journeyman Tool Makers!
$3000. Sign On Bonus
1/2 with your 1st paycheck after 30 days; Remaining 1/2 paid upon reaching 6 months Employment!
Hourly Rate: $25.12/hr - $28.62/hr with Shift Premium!

We have an excellent opportunity for you to join a growing global automotive supplier as a Journeyman Tool Maker in our Grand Rapids, Hagen Drive location.

Benteler Automotive supplies automotive components, modules and systems to a global customer base. Headquartered in Paderborn, Germany, the company is one of three business units owned by Benteler AG: Automotive, Steel/Tube, and Trade. Benteler AG, with sales exceeding 5.6 billion Euros in 2006, employs more than 22,000 people worldwide. The automotive business, which makes up 75% of total sales turnover, operates from more than 59 plants in 22 countries

Basic Purpose:
Under minimal supervision, the Toolmaker performs complex machine work involved with the manufacturing of gauging, fixtures, and tooling to support the manufacturing and engineering function. The Toolmaker will also set-up new equipment and support manufacturing and engineering on new and existing product lines.

The Tool & Die Journeyman will understand and interpret complex tool and machine drawings.
The incumbent will perform complex machining to turn raw material into finished tools, gages, or fixtures.
The Toolmaker will work to close tolerances, ensuring quality workmanship on all tool, gages, and fixtures.
The Toolmaker will work closely with Engineering to ensure all equipment builds are built to exact specifications.
The incumbent has primary training responsibility for any apprentice in this trade.
The Tool & Die Maker will report daily activity to his Supervisor to ensure the asset maintenance system is recording all efforts.
The incumbent is responsible to ensure that his/her work area is clean and safe for himself/herself and others.
The Tool & Die Maker makes recommendations to continuously improve Benteler's equipment, tool gages, and fixtures.
Must meet selection criteria as developed by Development Dimensions International (DDI).

Must possess Journeyman's card.

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