Machine Builder



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Providence/Cranston, RI - (USA) 1375 Park Avenue Suite 3 RI Cranston , RI - 02920 Phone : 401-942-0323



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Machine Builder/Toolmaker

Mechanization Team is currently seeking a Toolmaker/Machine Assembler to work in our department that builds custom-engineered equipment for our manufacturing sites. The successful candidate will possess effective communication skills, good organizational skills and be able to work well individually or with a team. Desire to travel is a plus. Mechanical Assemblers build new equipment from complicated design drawings, integrating fabricated parts as well as tooling and purchased devices. They have a strong mechanical background and solid diagnostic skills. They must be well-versed in all aspects of tool room equipment and fabrication, and are comfortable with standard measuring equipment. This is not a PCB assembly position; we are looking for someone who can build mechanical/highly automated assembly equipment.

Job Description: Successful candidates Must possess: * Tool and die-making /assembler experience. * Must have the ability to assemble/Debug tooling from complex assembly prints. * The ability to be able to operate, Vertical Millers (Prototrak control), Lathes, and Surface grinders Careers that have the required foundational skills that are desirable for this position are: * Toolmaker/Machinists The qualified candidate will be expected to: * Have good oral and written communication skills. * Have skills to read and interpret blueprints, engineering specifications and shop orders. * Have skills to determine setup, production methods, and sequence of operations. * Have the ability and flexibility to work additional hours and/or days as required. * Fit and assemble components from detailed drawings and schematics to construct, rebuild, and repair machinery and equipment using, all standard tool room equipment, hand and power tools. * Assist with machine start up and testing: assembles, sets up, and operates machine to verify functioning, machine capabilities, and conformance to customer's specifications. * Perform troubleshooting of equipment and accessories. Fully trained and competent Mechanical Assemblers will have versatile skills and in-depth knowledge of: * Mechanical Assemblies and Functionality * Hydraulics - pressures as high as 60,000psi * Pneumatics - pressures as high as 4,500psi * Blue Print Reading * Precision Measuring Instruments (Micrometers, Calipers, etc.) Equipment experience ranging from Part Assembly, Resistance and Laser welding, Robotic Integration, Vision Inspection, Pressure and Electrical Testing is a plus.

Job Requirements: * A high school degree or equivalent is required, plus the ability to work with other people in teams. * The successful candidate will be a motivated self-starter, who will take direction from other people but also take initiative. * Applicable Trade School experience is a plus * Ability to read and understand mechanical prints * Ability to use hand tools * Conventional machining capability * Ability to work safety in a hazardous environment * This candidate should have 5+ yrs experience in the assembly of electro-mechanical machines or consumer products.