Tool and Die Maker (Maintenance & Trades)

Full Time

  Top Quality Lumber Ltd

  Surrey, British Columbia, Canada

Company: Top Quality Lumber Ltd.

Permanent Position: Tool and Die Maker

Terms of Employment: Permanent, Full-Time, Part-Time, Overtime, Weekend, Day, Evening

Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible

Work Location: 12163 Old Yale Road, Surrey, BC V3V 3X6 Canada

Vacancies: 1

Education: Diploma in Tool & Die Making

Experience: 5 years of work experience in the trade.

Credentials (Certificates, Licenses, Memberships, Courses, etc.): Red Seal Endorsement (Trade Certification in Tool & Die Maker.)

Language: English

Major Work Area: Lumber Re-Manufacturing Mill. 

Job Duties:
• Read and interpret engineering drawings and specifications of tools, dies, prototypes or models.
• Prepare templates and sketches, and determine work processes.
• Compute dimensions and tolerances and set up machine tools.
• Position, secure, measure and work metal stock or castings to lay out for machining.
• Set up, operate and maintain a variety of conventional and computer numerically controlled (CNC) machine tools to cut, turn, mill, plane, drill, bore, grind, or otherwise shape workpiece to prescribed dimensions and finish.
• Verify machined parts for conformance to specifications using precision measuring instruments such as verniers, callipers, micrometers, co-ordinate measuring machines (CMM) and electronic measuring devices.
• Fit and assemble or disassemble parts using hand tools.
• Test completed tools, dies, jigs or fixtures for proper operation.
• May program CNC machine tools.

Work Conditions: Noisy Place.

Essential Skills: Critical thinking, Working with others, Problem solving, Continuous learning.



Wages: $30.00 Hourly, for 37.5 Hours per week.