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Machinist/ Tool & Die (Mold/Tool Maker)

Apply Now Submit a Referral Job ID REF11090J Date posted 02/23/2024 Address 21555 South Harlem Avenue, Frankfort, IL Job Type Full-time Job Status Non-Exempt

ITW (NYSE: ITW) is a Fortune 200 global multi-industrial manufacturing leader with revenues totaling $14.1 billion in 2019. The company’s seven industry-leading segments leverage the unique ITW Business Model to drive solid growth with best-in-class margins and returns in markets where highly innovative, customer-focused solutions are required. ITW’s approximately 45,000 dedicated colleagues around the world thrive in the company’s decentralized and entrepreneurial culture. www.itw.com

Division Description: 

ITW Deltar Fasteners serves all the major OEMs and their tier suppliers with plastic fasteners totaling approximately $260M in revenues. Units include:  Frankfort, IL; Chippewa Falls, WI and our Commercial Sales and Engineering in Troy, MI. 

The division drives profitability by leveraging its innovative solutions and application engineering.  In addition to ITW’s industry leading research and development capabilities, ITW Deltar Fasteners enhance our customers’ competitive advantage by…

  • Maintaining advanced engineering and manufacturing facilities in NA.
  • Exchanging product, process and benchmarking information with sister units worldwide.
  • Continually improving processes, material and designs to ensure every product exceeds customer specifications while providing unparalleled value

The Mold/Tool Maker – Deltar Fasteners will report to the Toolroom Supervisor – Deltar Fasteners and will be responsible to perform duties to construct, alter, and repair molds of a complex, intricate, precise nature.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Work from complicated drawings, handbook formulas, and instructions. 
  • Makes alters and repairs dies and molds of an extremely complex, intricate, precise nature.
  • Makes, alters and repairs gauges, jigs, fixtures, special machines, and other devices. 
  • Set up and operate all tool room equipment including EDM, and stop work when equipment is not sufficient or safe. 
  • Read and interpret complicated drawings, work to extremely close tolerances, manufacture all types of special tools and electrodes.
  • Builds and repairs molds from piece part prints.
  • Use of variety of precision measuring instruments, hand tools, machine shop equipment and mills, lathes, grinders, EDM.
  • Follow safety rules and keep work areas in a clean and orderly condition.
  • Other tasks and duties as assigned.
  • Program CNC equipment
  • Complete proper documentation as required
  • Troubleshoot, maintain and repair hot runner tooling

 

 

Qualifications:

Position Skills and Experience Requirements:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

  • 2-year Associate degree in Machine Tool or equivalent
  • 3-5 years’ experience in injection molding and tooling field
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to demonstrate fine and gross manipulation of a wide range of components, including sharp objects, welding equipment, and tools of varying shapes, weights and sizes.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • Excellent organization and human relations skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Experience and understanding of G-code programming or CNC programming
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs
  • Ability to work with little supervision

ITW is an equal opportunity employer. We value our colleagues’ unique perspectives, experiences and ideas and create workplaces where everyone can develop their careers and perform to their full potential. 

As an equal employment opportunity employer, ITW is committed to equal employment opportunity and fair treatment for employees, beginning with the hiring process and continuing through all aspects of the employment relationship. 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected Veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.  

ITW is an equal opportunity employer. We value our colleagues’ unique perspectives, experiences and ideas and create workplaces where everyone can develop their careers and perform to their full potential. 

As an equal employment opportunity employer, ITW is committed to equal employment opportunity and fair treatment for employees, beginning with the hiring process and continuing through all aspects of the employment relationship. 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected Veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.  

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At ITW, we value our colleagues' unique perspectives, experiences, and ideas and create workplaces where everyone can develop their careers and perform to their full potential.

Equal Opportunities

ITW is committed to equal employment opportunity and fair treatment for employees, beginning with the hiring process and continuing through all aspects of the employment relationship.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Read more information here.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability and are unable or limited in your ability to use or access this online application system process due to your disability, please email corp_accessibility@itw.com to request assistance. No other requests will be acknowledged.