Die Maintenance

Website Leatherman Leatherman Tool Group Inc.

Job Opening:  Die Maintenance

Shift:  Swing 4 Ten Hour Shifts Monday – Thursday 2:30 pm – 1am

Leatherman Tool Group, Inc. is seeking a Die Maintenance candidate for our world headquarters located in Portland, Oregon.  Leatherman is the world leader in the design and manufacturer of innovative, high quality, compact, multi-purpose tools.  We employ over 500 team members in our 90,000 square feet facility.  Visit our website at:  www.leatherman.com

Works under minimal to no supervision while performing routine maintenance and repair of coining, fineblank, progressive, and other metal stamping dies. Works with Tool & Die Managers, Supervisors, and other team members within the Tool & Die Department as needed. Supports the Tool & Die CI team with business objectives and goals related to Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost, and Growth (SQDC&G).

Essential Functions

  • Perform routine inspection and maintenance on production stamping dies.
  • Disassemble and reassemble dies to exact specifications.
  • Calculate timing and adjustments of components for proper die function using various techniques including shims, grinding, and machining.
  • Sharpen components utilizing surface grinders.
  • Set-up and operate various machine shop equipment.
  • Operate precision shop measurement equipment
  • Verify spare components are correct, in their place, and are available for the next service.
  • Document the daily maintenance and repair information performed.
  • Assist Tool and Die Makers with new die builds and production support efforts.
  • Assist with die troubleshooting efforts.

Additional Functions

  • May implement changes to dies using information from senior team members.
  • Prepare recommendations to modify processes to improve productivity and quality.
  • May assist with in-press maintenance calls.

Education and Experience

  • High School diploma or GED required.
  • Typically 5+ years of Die Maintenance experience required.
  • Machine Tool Technology Associates degree, Tool and Die
  • Apprenticeship program or equivalent experience preferred.
  • Working knowledge of typical shop measurement tools.

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