Toolroom Attendant (2nd shift)

Since 1946, G & V Machine Company, a full-service production CNC machine shop, has crafted various metal parts for our wide diverse customer base that includes agriculture, construction, off road highway trucking, forestry, mining, and other industries around the world.  As we continue to build our organization, be a part of our growth as a:

Toolroom Attendant (2nd / 3rd shifts)

The purpose of this non-supervisory position, located in Ixonia, Wisconsin, is to order, secure, and maintain all instruments and special equipment inventories; to check out all tools as requested and ensure they are returned and stored properly.  Inspect tools regularly and repair as needed.  Under the guidance of the Programming and Toolroom Supervisor, responsibilities are to:

  1. Issue tools and equipment to the requesting persons/work areas. Create and stock set-up bins for newly pulled jobs.  Assemble and stage tooling for upcoming jobs.
  2. Ensure the return of issued tools and equipment back to the toolroom after use.
  3. Inspect for damages, wear, or the unusable condition of tools and equipment. Calibrate tools as scheduled and maintain/repair as needed. Organize and prepare tooling to be sent out for resharpening.
  4. Prepare periodic inventory of tools and equipment. Pull Kanban cards or fill out stock requisitions for needed tooling.  Ensure that adequate inventory of supplies is maintained. Receive, unpack, and store incoming tools and equipment on shelves and racks for easy access per G & V guidelines.
  5. Maintain toolroom equipment manuals, processes, and operational guidelines.
  6. Distribute personal protective equipment (PPE) to production staff.
  7. Document processes and tasks for QA requirements and ISO certification.
  8. Establish and maintain a clean, organized, and safe work environment utilizing the concepts of 6S.

Successful candidates will possess the following:

  1. High School diploma or GED equivalency with at least two years of machining or dealing with tools experience (preferably in a manufacturing environment).
  2. A working knowledge of safety protocols. Requires the ability to regularly stand; walk; and stoop, kneel, or crouch. Uses hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. Must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.
  3. Basic math and analytical skills.
  4. Must possess the ability to build positive team relationships and achieve outcome-oriented objectives; working knowledge of ISO and continuous improvement methodologies with a holistic viewpoint; ability to work in a fast-paced environment, setting priorities and managing time effectively.

If you meet these qualifications and are looking for a great opportunity to utilize your talents, please send a letter of interest and resume to hr@gvmachine.com.  Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis and will not now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visa status.

G & V Machine is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer

 Job Type: Full-time       Pay: $18.00 – $24.00 per hour (depending on experience) with a 2nd/3rd shift premium