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Tool & Die Maker

About Us:

 

As a family-owned company, it’s the people who continue to make STIHL a successful, world-class brand.  Since revolutionizing the forestry industry in Germany with the first electric chainsaw in 1926, the STIHL name has remained synonymous with outstanding innovations, high-quality products and comprehensive service.

 

STIHL is seeking a highly motivated, innovative Tool & Dye Maker to join our team at STIHL’s corporate headquarters in Virginia Beach, VA! With competitive compensation, excellent benefits and exciting growth potential, it's a great time to join the STIHL team.

 

Position Highlights Include:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short & Long Term Disability
  • Pension Plan & 401k with employer match
  • Vacation, Sick, & Paid Holidays
  • Competitive Pay with multiple bonus opportunities

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Studies specifications such as blueprints, sketches, models, or descriptions, and visualizes product to determine materials required and machines to be used to fabricate parts and molds.
  • Possesses a complete set of toolmaker skills with all shop equipment (milling, lathe, precision grinding, polishing, and fitting) and able to make part to print.
  • Smooths flat and contoured surfaces, grinds and fits assemblies together, and into mechanisms.
  • Possesses advanced manual machining skills including: milling contours, engraving; turning threads, boring pockets; grinding flats, diameters, shoulders, slots, and dressing radii.
  • Able to perform machining operations with a specified degree of accuracy and within a timely manner.
  • Has working knowledge of advanced shop mathematics, including trigonometry.
  • Possesses comprehensive knowledge of gages, precision measuring instruments, and all necessary inspection equipment.
  • All work affecting product quality shall be competent on the basis of appropriate education, training, skills, and experience.

 

Fixture Group Qualifications:

  • Possesses 4 and 5 axis CNC skills for mill or lathe.
  • Possesses extensive knowledge of detail cutting tool geometry for different cutting tool types and materials Mold Group Qualifications
  • Able to perform preventative maintenance and repair on injection molds including electrical and hydraulic components.
  • Able to reverse engineer and manufacture mold components within time limitations.
  • Able to rebuild complete hot runner systems.

Specifications

  • High school degree or equivalent
  • 4 year certified Tool & Die apprenticeship + 2 years relevant experience or 6 years of relevant experience.
  • Frequent standing, occasional walking or sitting.
  • Occasional using of hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls, reaching with hands and arms, and stooping, kneeling, or crouching.
  • Frequent lifting and/or moving up to 10 pounds and occasional lifting and/or moving up to 25 pounds.


Nearest Major Market: Virginia Beach