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Tool and Die

Woodstock, AL 35188

Employment Type: Direct Hire Job Number: 1016
We currently have an opening for a Tooling Technician.
  • The Tooling Technician is responsible for maintaining all tooling/molds at the facility.
  • The ideal candidates must have tooling/toolmaking experience, as well as plastic injection molding experience is a plus.

Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for the inspection and repair of all tooling.
  • Assist in managing the tool room ensuring molds are serviced and available to the correct timescales, quality set up specification and correctly labeled, operating to the planning requirements.
  • Repairs to tooling as required utilizing in house and external resources.
  • Ordering of spares and materials to maintain the service to production.
  • Development of processes, including trailing of new molds, in conjunction with the Project Manager/Maintenance Manager/Technical department.
  • Assist with managing the operation of the tool room department to service and repair tools and associated equipment, in line with production requirements.
  • Liaise with production, technical, quality and maintenance to maintain equipment in good working order.
  • Ensure that tooling is serviced and set up to the correct specification, available for production with all necessary equipment and fittings in line with planning requirements.
  • Ensure date stamps etc are up to date.
  • Ensure tools are labeled and stored in the correct location.
  • Control of the spare parts and materials to maintain tooling etc. to the specified requirements.
  • Ensure records and all documentation for compliance with TS 16949 are correctly completed & distributed.
  • Participate in meetings as required to include daily production meeting, development meetings and carry out actions arising from these meetings.
  • Assess condition of all tooling and progress repairs, using in house resources and subcontractors, highlight problems to management as necessary.
  • Highlight tooling repairs which should be charged to customer.  

Skills & Qualifications:
  • 5 years tool making experience, preferably in injection molding.
  • Familiar with all tool making machinery including lathe, miller, surface grinder, welding, spark erosion.
  • Familiar with hot runner systems, wiring, and controls.
  • Knowledge in all mold making techniques.
  • Good mechanical aptitude and basic math and computer skills
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to work well under pressure excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently without constant supervision
  • Must be flexible; able to work extended hours and weekends on occasions when required
  • Company offers an impressive benefits package including:
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life & Disability
  • PTO Time
  • 401k including company match
  • Other types of insurance Retirement benefits
Automation Technical Services is an EEOC compliant employer and follows all applicable Federal and State employment laws. APSTechnicalServices Additional Jobs at

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