Tool & Die Maker Apprentice/Machinist in Shakopee, MN at Volt

Date Posted: 6/25/2019

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Job Description

Volt is looking for a Tool & Die Maker Apprentice/Machinist in Shakopee MN

The Apprentice Machinist will work in a team environment to support New Product Introduction (NPI) Projects and initiatives (fabrication of Tooling, Fixturing, and Injection Molds) required in support of R&D Engineering product functions.

Duties & Responsibilities:
• Operate equipment including; Manual Mills, Band-saw, Belt Sander, Drill Press, and other Machines in a Safe and Efficient manner in a R&D environment.
• Ability to study and comprehend Drawings in order to determine the process and sequence that will result in the completion of assigned tasks.
• Ability to build Fixtures, Assembly Tooling, and Equipment to support NPI R&D activity.
• Actively participate in 5S+1 initiatives in lab to maintain an organized and safe environment in compliance with NPI standards.
• Other duties in support of R&D activities as assigned by Lab or Project Lead or Manager.

Must have a high school diploma or GED
Must have completed or be enrolled in a related technical or Associate's program such as Machine Tool Technology would like for candidate to have completed 1 year

Additional req notes:
Position is open to help with succession planning so idea is to move this person into a full time position in 6 months.
Pay rate for role is $16-24 per hour lower range for someone in school

position is very entry level so a candidate with 1 year technical school should have the skills to be a fit

Shift is 7:-3:30 M-F they will work around a school schedule if needed, this facility does not have a 2nd shift at this time

Volt is an equal opportunity employer