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Entry Level Machinist/Tool Maker

  • Job Number: 4465
  • Date Posted: September 24, 2018
  • Application Deadline:
  • Company Name: Thogus Products Company
  • Address: 33490 Pin Oak Parkway
  • City: Avon Lake
  • State: OH
  • Zip: 44012
  • Telephone: 4409338850
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  • Web Address:
  • Contact: Erin Hlavin
  • Full-time or Part-time: Full Time
  • Days & Hours: Monday - Friday 8am-4:30pm OT as needed
  • Type of Work Environment:
  • Manufacturing/Welding/CAD
  • Responsibilities / Skills Needed: Essential Job Functions:

    ∑ Sets-up and Operates manual machining equipment for the manufacturing and repair of injection molds. Bridgeport, Surface Grinder, Lathe, Cutoff Grinder, and Band Saw

    ∑ Operates CNC equipment. Cimatron Solidworks experience preferred.

    ∑ Analyzes manufacturing feasibility and specifications using knowledge of tool design, shop math, and assembly procedures to build tools and dies.

    ∑ Sets up and operate conventional, special-purpose machines to fabricate tooling components and fit and assembles these components into production tooling and fixtures.

    ∑ Ability to read tooling blueprints and/or engineering parts/welded prints and produces high quality tooling from them. Most data will be 3D solids.

    ∑ Supports and assists with preventive maintenance of tools.

    ∑ Maintains Preventative Maintenance schedule and documents on all equipment.

    ∑ When required, produces parts for broken machines, at times with few or no prints as a repair function.

    ∑ Consults with other tooling machinists and engineers to translate simple, effective ideas into tools.

    ∑ Understands Poke-Yoke and use with all tools as much as is practical.

    ∑ Takes direction from Tooling Supervisor as to daily activities.

    ∑ Regular and punctual attendance.

    Required Qualifications:

    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    ∑ Able to react to change and perform other tasks as assigned

    ∑ Reflects a positive professional image

    ∑ Proactive, motivated

    ∑ Able to read and interpret blueprints

    ∑ Able to operate CNC equipment programming a plus

    ∑ Experience in measurement techniques and practice

    Education, Training and/or Experience

    ∑ 2-year Technical Degree and/or

    ∑ 1-3 years of related experience and/or training

    ∑ Injection molding experience preferred, alternate industry experience will be considered

    ∑ Proficient understanding of drawing analysis, i.e. Cimatron, AutoCAD, and Solidworks or other.

    ∑ Equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.

    Language Skills

    ∑ Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

    ∑ Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.

    ∑ Ability to speak effectively before groups of employees.

    Mathematical Skills

    ∑ Advanced measurement GDT a plus

    ∑ Addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division

    ∑ Basic trigonometry

    Computer Skills

    ∑ CNC programming skills a plus

    ∑ Microsoft Office Suite

    ∑ ERP navigation IQMS preferred, but will train right candidate.

    Thogusí Core Values

    Passion Ė Desire to make a positive impact and inspire others to do the same.

    Honest and Integrity -Doing the right thing even when no one is watching.

    Dedication-Team focused to execute tasks with a positive attitude, sense of significance, and enthusiasm.

    Mutual Respect- Considerate of othersí ideas, feelings, beliefs, or property giving it even if you donít get it.

    The Edge- Commitment to adaptation, breaking tradition, and accepting change.

  • Pay Range: $20-25/hr
  • Position Offers: Health Care, Retirement, Vacation
  • Position Requires: Background Check, Drug Test
  • Apply for this position: Apply in Person, Via Email

Additional Information:

12 Paid Holidays including your Birthday, Wellness Program including Gym Membership, 401k Match, Bonus Program.