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Tool & Die Maintenance multiple shifts

Company: Precision Resource
Location: Vernon Hills
Posted on: June 6, 2021

Job Description:

Leading global precision metal component manufacturer has an opportunity for a Tool and Die Maintenance Technician in Vernon Hills, IL 

Company Background

Precision Resource, headquartered in Shelton, CT, is one of the largest contract fineblanking manufacturers in the world and a leader in the development of fineblanking technology.  Precision Resource is a growth-oriented company with eight strategically located fineblanking facilities in the US, Canada, Mexico, China, and Europe.  The Company's customer base consists of an international list of recognized leaders in industries such as automotive, electronics, off-highway equipment, cutlery, hand tools, hardware, lawn & garden equipment and many more. For more information, visit


The Tool and Die Maintenance position will maintain production tooling to support 100% on-time customer delivery performance. The successful candidate will be committed to the highest level of integrity, trust, responsibility and bring a hands-on approach to day to day operations.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Analysis and repair of tools to address quality and production concerns, as assigned.
  • Manufacture spare components and perform die maintenance of tool to standards set out in electronically-maintained tool timing records and tool designs.
  • Complete electronic record of tool maintenance performed by part and job number.
  • Develop preventive and predictive tool maintenance schedules based upon analysis of tool performance to achieve improved production volumes.
  • Review last piece inspection records and make necessary improvements.
  • Ensure documentation and records are maintained.
  • Attend training activities as required.
  • Participate in continual improvement teams as required.
  • Participate in safety and OSHA training.
  • Keep work area clean and tidy at all times.

Qualifications, Education and Experience

  • Graduation from high school or receipt of equivalent degree (GED).
  • Completion of 2 years of apprenticeship in Tool and Die Making or equivalent work experience.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Will have knowledge of tool and die manufacturing methods, techniques, and related equipment.
  • Knowledge of English and Metric systems of measurement.
  • Knowledge of IATF 16949 quality systems.
  • Must be able to read and interpret drawings and specifications.
  • Must be able to manage multiple tasks and priorities and easily adapt to changing situations.
  • Knowledge of OSHA regulations and safety procedures
  • Ability to recognize and understand Globally Harmonized Hazard Identification
  • Basic level of MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Basic data entry computer skills
  • Basic level ERP systems

What Precision Resource Offers in Return

  • Supportive environment where every individual is respected
  • Stable foundation on which to grow your career
  • Promotion from within
  • Fast-paced, quality-driven work provides challenges and opportunities for innovation
  • Total rewards package, including attractive benefits, profit sharing, and tuition assistance program

Precision Resource is an equal opportunity employer, M/F/D/V.

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Keywords: Precision Resource, Arlington Heights , Tool & Die Maintenance multiple shifts, Other , Vernon Hills, Illinois

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