Summary Worthington Armstrong Venture (WAVE), a joint venture of Worthington and Armstrong World Industries, has established worldwide leadership in the production of suspended ceiling systems. WAVE produces metal ceiling grids that can be combined with Armstrong ceiling boards as a complete package or sold individually.
As a tool and die technician, you must demonstrate the ability to construct, modify and repair a variety of tools, progressive dies, blank and pierce dies, cut-off dies, jigs, fixtures and other similar tooling utilized in the manufacturing process. In addition, a tool and die technician must fabricate parts from drawings, sketches or verbal instructions.
In addition to the below general responsibilities, a tool and die technician must preserve a safe work environment and work in a safe manner following all safety SOPs.
Demonstrate knowledge to select metals, materials and heat-treating processes to obtain a quality part
Select allowances for spring pressures, lapping, grinding fitting and finishing of new tooling
Observe and diagnose machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance production
Performa visual and gauge-specific quality inspections of parts and make corrective actions as required
Verify conformance of finished work-piece to specifications using measuring and inspection tools
Perofrm basic machine preventive maintenance on equipment
Maintain all work areas and equipment in a clean and orderly condition at all times
Perform all work in a safe manner; use proper lock-out procedures as required
Wear required personal protective equipment (PPE)
Required; minimum 2-5 years of experience as machinist, tool and die technician, or similar
Required; previous experience in general die maintenance such as sharpening, repairing, grinding, timing or modifying
Required; demonstrate ability to read complex drawings and fabricate appropriate part
Able to lift a maximum of 40 pounds
Able to stand 8-10 hours per day at assigned work area
Background check required
Education High School Diploma or equivalent
Equal Employment Opportunity WAVE is an equal opportunity employer. It is our goal to ensure that hiring, transfer, promotion, compensation and discipline decisions are based on the job-related qualifications, abilities and performance of employees and applicants. The Company does not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, age, national origin, citizenship, disability or veteran status or any other reason prohibited by federal, state or local law.
Worthington Industries operates under a long-standing corporate philosophy rooted in the Golden Rule, with earning money for its shareholders as the first corporate goal. As a market leader in metals manufacturing for nearly 60 years, we put people first, whether they’re our employees, shareholders, customers or suppliers. We’re looking for individuals who share our people-first philosophy and can help us continually innovate and grow through their insights, leadership and unique talents.
Worthington Industries (NYSE: WOR) is a global metals manufacturer serving growing end markets including automotive, construction, energy, agriculture, alternative fuel and many other markets. Our family of 10,000 employees in over 80 facilities throughout 10 countries has helped us earn the respect of our customers, our communities and our industry. With sales of approximately $ 3 billion annually, our company has been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as a “Most Admired Company” and four times as a “100 Best Companies to Work For.”