Tool Maker in Santa Ana, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 8/4/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Santa Ana, CA
  • Duration:
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $52000.0 - $72800.0/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is currently seeking a Tool Maker for a client in the Santa Ana Ca area

Candidate will Lead team to manufacture and build molds and tools per customer supplied prints and data. Must be able to machine details and assemble, detail assemblies from raw material to blueprint requirements. Locate, fit, and assemble manufactured and supplied parts in accordance with customer blueprints and specifications. 

Job Responsibilities

  • Review blueprints for tool assembly sequence, details and assemblies
  • Design and build tooling aids
  • Set-up and run lathes, milling and grinding machines to produce details and assemblies in accordance with blueprint tolerances and specifications
  • Check and inspect all details, assemblies and finished product for conformance to blueprint dimensions
  • Assemble tooling components including drill bars, edge bars, and lifting & clamping details
  • Identify molds and tools per customer blueprint, tool and purchase order requirements using tags, engraving machines, stencils & painting
  • Plumb and vacuum systems.
  • Verify integrity through pressure testing and leak checking
  • Drill clearance holes, Drill & tap holes, locate and drill precision holes.
  • Participate and take responsibility for 6S.

Experience and Qualifications

  • Open to new Graduates
  • Accredited journeyman background preferred but not required.
  • Blueprint interpretation including GD&T and some shop math (decimals, basic trig, tolerances).
  • Knowledge of manufacturing practices including machining, fastening, and metrology.


Any combination of education and experience providing the required skill and knowledge for successful job performance will be considered

Volt is an equal opportunity employer