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Job Title: Die Set Up Technician
Company Name: Block and Company, Inc.
Contact Person: Jean Liavas
Business Phone: 847-403-3953
City: Wheeling
State: Illinois
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Qualifications: Minimum 2-3 years set up experience required Experience in sheet metal manufacturing a must Bilingual Spanish and English strongly preferred. Experience with machine set-up required Must have basic math skills Must be able to read blue prints Working knowledge of dial and digital calipers Ability to operate a forklift a plus. Certain positions require the ability to lift and move up to 50 pounds on a regular basis.
Job Description: Block and Company, Inc ( is a leading provider of innovative money handling supplies, security solutions, and specialty products for financial institutions as well as gaming, hospitality, education, restaurants, retail, business services and vending markets. Established in 1934, Block is a privately held mid cap business that includes three business groups - Block, MMF Industries, and MMF POS. Each business is a recognized leader for high quality products and superior customer service to its respective channels and customers and all are committed to providing solutions for our targeted niche market segments. The Company has continued to demonstrate solid performance within its markets, but seeks out leading edge products and solutions to add to our product offerings. We are currently seeking an experienced Machine Set Up Technician to work in our fast-paced metal fabrication plant. Set Up Technician This position performs a wide variety of punch press and machining set up operations such as Punch Press, Turret Press and Press Brakes. Responsible for selection of dies. Selects dies. Sets dies and stops, and adjusts ram for varying plate thicknesses. Improvises, builds or recommends special purpose tooling to meet requirements and lay out location of holes, cutouts and bends, making allowances for welding and convenience in assembly if required. Plans sequence of multiple pass operations for series of bends and other fabricating operations on complicated sections. Ensures jobs are running correctly, inspecting and periodically testing throughout the job run. Works with operator assigned to run the job or machine and ensures operator is trained and able to perform the job. Also responsible to maintain the set ups, replace dull tools, change and adjust as required. May also operate machines as needed for complicated jobs or to meet production demands. This candidate must have a strong attention to detail. Must be able to troubleshoot and read blue prints to handle precision measuring tools. Ability to operate forklift to move material and finished goods from the machine area as required. Must possess excellent communications skills with ability to train and work effectively with other operators. This is a great opportunity for anyone looking for full time. We offer competitive pay and benefits package which includes 401(k) with match and paid time off. If you are interested, forward your resume or stop by the address below and complete an application. Walk-Ins Welcome! Block and Company, Inc. 1111 Wheeling Road Wheeling, Illinois 60090 We proudly promote a diverse workplace EOE/m/f/d/v
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NIMS Credentials: Preferred