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Tool Grinder in Fairport, NY at Volt

Date Posted: 4/13/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Fairport, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    40 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $23.06/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

Volt has partnered with a leader in engineering and pharmaceutical technology  to offer this opportunity to someone with a strong background as a Tool Grinder If interested, please take the time to apply!

Title: Tool Grinder

Pay Rate: $22.05/HR


  • Operate precision grinding equipment to sharpen and manufacture cutting tools to high quality finished blueprint specifications. 
  • Perform quality inspection of tooling throughout the manufacturing and sharpening process. 
  • Receive tooling from storeroom and check the status of paperwork, priority level, and cooling condition. 
  • Check dimensions, angles, and tooling condition, etc. 
  • Sharpen most tools of various complexities to match blueprint specs without assistance using fixed gauges, micrometers, calipers, and surface gauges. 
  • Perform set ups, operate all manual grinders and perform all silver soldering tasks with the use of judgement. 
  • Complete tool grinding operations with the use of complicated drawings, specifications, precision measuring instruments, and trigonometry and geometry principles. 
  • Complete all process paperwork and production log book at each machine after every grinding task is complete. 
  • Select and assemble basic wheel configurations to make medium complexity tooling. 
  • Select work holding fixtures to use in the tool grinding process. 
  • Set up, align and operate surface, cutter, and CNC grinders, as well as any related equipment to perform medium complexity tooling operations. 
  • Create simple CNC programs with the use of basic CNC codes. 
  • Make medium complexity tooling from a tool blank as required. 
  • Perform troubleshooting and maintenance on grinding equipment and clean machines daily. 
  • Verify completeness of PMPs performed on grinding equipment per the maintenance schedule. 
  • Maintain work chucks and fixtures in a burr free condition. 
  • Clean and re-supply operating materials (oil, hoses, belts, changing coolant, and filters as needed). 
  • Train, check and direct occasionally the work of one person while performing normal duties. 
  • Other occasional work assignments not listed may be required. 

Candidate must offer the following skills:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent. 
  • Capable of standing, bending, and lifting up to 50 LBS for eight hours. 
  • Experience soldering, and using CNC codes. 
  •  Keen attention to detail. 
  • Sharp analytical skills. 
  • Excellent problem solving ability. 
  • Punctual. 

After applying to this Job using the Apply or Apply Now button, you can follow up on your application by calling the Enterprise Delivery Center at (1-800-595-8658). Be sure to note the Job ID number found on this page and reference it when calling about the position.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.