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Job Title: 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 for set up operators •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. •Candidates must submit to a drug screening •Background checks will be conducted •We participate in the E-Verify program
Job Description: 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. Sets dies and adjusts ram for proper settings. 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.
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NIMS Credentials: Preferred