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Tool Setter/Mechanist/Electronic Manufacturing/Newark/Ohio

Placement Valley
Newark, Ohio, United States
January 23, 2017

About Job

Job title: Tool Setter

Job type: Full Time

Job function: Other

Industry: Electrical/Electronic Manufacturing

Experience level: Associate

Education level: All education level

Job classification: Professionals

Compensation: $15.00/Hour

Location: Newark, OH

Zip code:43058

Skills: Repairs and replaces production tooling when needed., troubleshooting on jobs as required by production and quality requirement, read blueprints., deep drawn metal stamping

Experience required:3 Years

Relocation assistance: No

Visa requirement: Only US citizens and Green card holders

Number of positions:1


This production floor position is responsible for performing set ups and change overs, and supporting production for U.S. Baird and Platarg eyelet transfer presses. The Tool Setter works as part of a larger team and will assist toolmakers in ensuring proper machine set up and with troubleshooting of production-related issues.


•Assist with start-up of presses as required.

•Locates and lays out tooling as per the production schedule.

•Reads prints to determine specified tolerances and sequences of operations for machine set up.

•Sets die, punches and all other auxiliary equipment to standard work in a timely manner

•Checks parts for proper tolerances, surface blemishes, dimensions, etc. and makes adjustments as needed to achieve a quality part that can be submitted for production approval.

•Cleans and inspects tooling and confirms tooling is production ready before returning to storage.

•Repairs and replaces production tooling when needed.

•Assists with troubleshooting on jobs as required by production and quality requirements, and make appropriate changes as needed.

•Operates with safety as a priority; consistently follows basic safety procedures & company policies. Operates all machinery and equipment in a safe manner and complies with all internal and OSHA-required safety procedures and PPE.

•Ability to stand, bend, twist, push/ pull, and lift up to 50 pounds regularly.

•Properly completes required paperwork.

•Maintains work place in neat and orderly fashion at all times.

•Operates a forklift in a safe manner as needed.

•Excellent attendance is required.

•Other duties as requested.


•Ability to use all manual tool room equipment including cutting, heat treat and grinding.

•Strong mechanical background.

•Able to read blueprints.

•Maintains excellent attendance record.

•Ability to work overtime as needed, sometimes on short notice.

•Experience with deep drawn metal stamping is a plus.

Job Insight:

Class B

Pre-tool setter or machinist with a desire to learn tool setting.

Phone followed by in-person

Local candidates only

(Newark, OH - training first year on 1st shift; then transition to 2nd or 3rd shift)

Company Description

Company was founded in 1965 by an industrial chemical salesman who had an idea about a continuous motion machine for anodizing aluminum. Since then, our company has patented multiple manufacturing technologies and grown to a full-service global supplier of anodized aluminum components and product packaging. Today, we offer the highest capacity for color anodizing in the world.


Let's shine together.

Company is a leader in stamping and anodizing of aluminum parts is seeking new hires to fill our lineup of motivated professionals. It is an equal opportunity employer. It will not discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, sex, religion, age, national origin, color, disability, or veteran status. It is committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.

Mohit Gandhi


Placement Valley

Phone: 702-475-5987