Toolmaker (Novi, days) in Novi, MI at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 5/10/2018

Job Snapshot

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    Novi, MI
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

  • Study blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications or sample part to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work-piece, sequence of operations and setup requirements.
  • Measure, mark and scribe dimensions and reference points on material or work-piece as guides for subsequent machining.
  • Select, align and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories and materials on machines such as mills, lathes, jig borers and grinders.
  • Calculate and set controls to regulate machining factors such as speed, feed, coolant flow and depth and angle of cut, or enter commands to retrieve, input or edit computerized machine control media.
  • Start and observe machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining and adjust machine controls or control media as required.
  • Verify conformance of finished work-piece to specifications.
  • Set up and operate machine on trial run to verify accuracy of machine settings or programmed control data.
  • Fit and assemble parts into complete assembly.
  • Verify dimensions and alignment of assembly.
  • Install machined replacement parts in mechanisms, machines, equipment and test operation of unit to ensure functionality and performance.
  • Develop specifications from general description and draw sketch of part or product to be fabricated.
  • Work with engineers, production personnel, programmers and others to resolve machining or assembly problems.'

 Required tools needed from incoming tool makers to all sites
¿    ½¿ Impact
¿    1 LB Ball Peen Hammer
¿    1.5 LB Brass Hammer
¿    10¿ & 12¿ Crescent Wrench
¿    12¿ combination Square
¿    2¿ Polisher
¿    3/8¿ & ½¿ Air Hand Drill 
¿    3/8¿ & ½¿ Ratchets
¿    3/8¿ & ½¿ Torque Wrench with NM
¿    6¿ Calipers
¿    8¿ Torpedo Level
¿    De-burring Tool
¿    Drift Punches
¿    Metric Allen Wrenches
¿    Metric Tape Measure
¿    Metric Wrenches 
¿    Metric, 3/8, &  ½ Socket Wrenches
¿    Scribe

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