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    • Job Tracking ID: 512093-657175
    • Job Location: Germantown, WI
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: November 11, 2018
    • Years of Experience: 5 - 7 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

MGS Mfg. Group has an exciting opportunity for a full-time, Toolmaker at our molding facility in Germantown, WI.  

MGS Mfg. Group is a leading global provider of optimized manufacturing solutions for high precision plastic products - with services including: engineering & design-for-manufacture, mold making, sampling, development & qualification, injection molding & value-added operations, multi-shot technologies, scalable automation, assemblies and application-specific turnkey manufacturing systems. We pride ourselves on being the best at what we do and look for individuals that have the same passion!  Our employees are a vital part of our success. We maintain and reinforce an atmosphere of mutual respect and communication that will foster continued growth and career opportunities.  Our achievements are built on a solid foundation of core values that inspire a culture of Teamwork, Integrity, Passion, and Safety. To learn more visit us at www.mgstech.com.

The Toolmaker is responsible for repair and preventive maintenance of molds

As a Toolmaker, you will..

  • Read engineering drawings and use necessary measuring devices to produce or modify existing tooling, new tools, or old tools.
  • Repair or request replacement parts, tooling or hardware as needed in order to maintain inventory of tooling.
  • Set-up and operate all hand-tool equipment along with manual toolroom machines.
  • Coordinate with specialty machining areas for specific operations or needs.
  • Understand and perform quality standards, methods, usage of toolroom inspection equipment, and reporting as required.
  • Trouble-shooting, preventative maintenance, and repair of tools and hot systems.

Experience and Skills:

A qualified candidate would fulfill these requirements:

    • Completion of a state indentured tool and die apprenticeship with journeymen card or equivalent.
    • Five to seven years of applicable plastics experience, or accrued on-the-job training and experience.  
    • Experience with repairing and preventative maintenance of molds.
    • Troubleshooting and reverse engineering experience.
    • Experience with toolroom equipment such as a mills, surface grinders, and lathes.
    • Experience working with hot systems.
    • Basic understanding of injection molding process, equipment, and materials.
    • Lock out/Tag out and Forklift experience.
    • Good understanding and ability to perform tasks and create documents using Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook. 
    • Knowledge of Pro-E, Solidworks, or AutoCAD.

Why you should apply:

  • Excellent Teamwork and culture
  • Growth & Advancement Opportunities
  • Great Benefits & Competitive Wages
  • 401K Match
  • Paid Holidays

To apply and learn more about MGS Mfg. Group, go to www.mgscareers.com

Succeed with MGS! MGS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.