Maintenance Tool & Die Technician
Straits Steel and Wire Company is a division of SSW Holding, a global leader in metal forming for the consumer products industry. We are searching for a Tool & Die Technician at our plant in Ludington, Michigan. As a result of our commitment to quality our facility is expanding rapidly. We are looking for individuals who have a strong work ethic, are results oriented and can get the job done.
We are looking for high performing individuals can-do people with proven track records of success in supporting manufacturing operations.
The ideal candidate is able to:
Work safely in a heavy industrial work environment
Maintain an attendance record of reliability and dependability
Exhibit positive behavior & attitude towards the team
Pay attention to quality and meet performance targets
Read and understand work instructions and other training materials
Repair and maintain various machine tooling, fixtures, and accessories
Troubleshoot tooling problems to support manufacturing
Fabricate tool & die components
Support continuous improvement activity as it relates to the Tool Room
High School diploma or GED
Tool & Die journeyman's card (preferred) or a minimum of 3 years of experience
Ability to read and understand blueprints
Ability to operate all tool room equipment (grinders, mills, lathes, hand air tools, manual tools)
Experience with various measuring instruments such as depth/Height gauges, calipers / micrometers
Ability to work independently and problem solve
Cognitive ability to read and understand SOPs, manuals, gauges, logs, etc.
Ability to work safely with required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Safe work, Quality output, Reliable attendance record, Positive Teamwork
Willingness to work overtime and weekends as needed