Tool Maker in Santa Ana, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 7/14/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Santa Ana, CA
  • Duration:
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $52000.0 - $108160.0/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

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. 

Review blueprints for tool assembly sequence, details and assemblies. 

Full laser tracking abilities. 

Design and build tooling aids 

Fix out of tolerance tools or lead the effort. 

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. 

Build & 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. 

Lead team to perform all Toolmaking and manufacturing tasks with minimum supervision. 

Communicate with supervisors, program managers and engineers. 

Performs other related duties as required and assigned. 
Any combination of education and experience providing the required skill and knowledge for successful job performance will be considered. 
Must be a U.S Citizen and not hold multiple citizenships.

Must possess Secret Security Clearance and maintain security clearance for the duration of employment. 

5 years min experience in toolmaking / manufacturing environment preferred.  Accredited journeyman background preferred but not required. 

Read/communicate with coworkers and leads. 

Blueprint interpretation including GD&T and some shop math (decimals, basic trig, tolerances). 

Knowledge of the Metric System. 

Knowledge of manufacturing practices including machining, fastening, and metrology.

VOLT is an equal  opportunity employer