Reference : 574712

Journeyman Tool & Die Maker

  • Technical Production
  • United States
    LATROBE
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 12/10/2019

Position description

Saint-Gobain Industrial Ceramics, manufacturer of high temperature specialized refractory materials is seeking a qualified Tool & Die Maker for its Latrobe PA plant.

The candidate must be capable of making all types of dies, tools, fixtures and jigs, especially ceramic pressing dies, pierce and punching dies, form dies and drawing dies. 

Must be capable of operating all types of machines in the Tool and Die Shop normally required of those in the tool and diemaker craft, efficiently to within the limits of the capabilities of the machine and equipment.

Must be able to take component parts of a tool, die jig, fixture or machine and check size and be able with a minimum of guidance, to make necessary adjustments to cause the tool, die, fixture or jig to assemble properly and function with a minimum of maintenance.

Must be able to work with all types of tool or die materials and prepare them for machining.  Must be able to braze, when required, in the construction of tools, dies, fixtures or jigs, and to operate electrical discharge machine.  Capable of instructing others. Works without supervision. Must be certified as a Journeyman Tool & Diemaker.

Who are we ?

Saint-Gobain Industrial Ceramics is a worldwide manufacturer of high temperature specialised refractory materials. Our products are manufactured for the Ceramics, Metallurgy, Foundry, Chemical, Petrochemical, Power Generation, Waste Processing and Glass Making Industries. We specialise in products ranging from refractory bricks, tiles and blocks to mortar, cements, ramming and gunnable monolithics  and trowelling mixes to low mass kiln furniture systems.

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