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Tool Setter

Smith & Wesson
Smith & Wesson

Posted 3 months ago

Tool Setter

Maine, Houlton

 Setting tooling for all CNC machines in the Houlton facility

  • Using and interpreting tooling set-up sheets
  • Matching diameters and lengths for multiple spindle operations
  • Identifying and selecting proper holders using A through G dimensions
  • Maintaining proper inventory, considering usage and latest tooling revisions
  • Monitoring tool usage, paying particular attention to abnormal usage/breakage
  • Working with Cutter Department, Purchasing and vendors
  • Troubleshooting with CNC team when tooling problems occur
  • Maintaining tooling budget
  • Calibrating/maintaining CMM
  • Calibrating/maintaining parlec tool setter
  • Setting up, operating and maintaining electro-static paint booth
  • Offering suggestions relative to job improvements

NOTE: This list presents only the principal duties of the position and is not intended to be comprehensive. The duties and responsibilities listed above may be changed or supplemented at any time in accordance with business needs and conditions.

Education and Experience:
High School/GED

  • 1-3 years of experience as a tool setter in a manufacturing environment
  • Must be able to use a variety of measuring instruments and shop math

Competencies and Skills:

  • Must be able to communicate in English verbally and in writing (basic verbal instructions, simple written memos and instructions)
  • Must be able to use computer to maintain spreadsheets, send/receive purchase orders, and retrieve tooling prints using Matrix and Myriad software
  • Basic computer skills required

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