Die Maintenance Tech 3rd shift

Maintenance Scottsville, Kentucky


Position at Sumitomo Electric Wiring Systems, Inc.

Maintenance Technician-Die Tooling-3rd Shift (11pm-7:30am)

Basic Purpose: 
Support progressive metal stamping die PM’s, and die performance while communicating to other support areas, such as but not limited to QA, Engineering, and Manufacturing.
Position Requirements                      
2-year degree in Machine Tool Technology and 1-3 years on the job experience with stamping dies where the following skills have been demonstrated (self-motivation, good initiative; perform pushing and pulling up to 175 lbs., tugging, lifting & carrying up to 75 lbs.; posses fine motor skills for handling delicate components; work with hands; perform visual inspection; verbal/written communication on a regular basis); must have a positive attitude; be willing to learn & work at a fast pace. 

Basic Position Duties          
  • Troubleshoot and debug progressive dies including machine operation. Check production die condition and terminal quality while supporting production.
  • Die Disassembly and assembly following applicable work instruction and blueprints. 
  • Perform overhauls (die preventive maintenance) per training guidelines. 
  • Parts fitting; shape die components according to training guidelines and understand parts mating sections and functions. 
  • Able to measure dimensions using the appropriate measuring device. 
  • Wrap-up work (complete related documentation and checks per training guidelines). 
  • Maintain good moral related to training and guidance; be proactive in relation to job duties and co-workers. 
  • Utilize grinding equipment and hand tools within training and experience level.
  • Document and communicate on a daily basis with members of other departments (i.e. QA, MFG, ENG.)
  • Perform other duties as assigned
The above is not intended to be an all-inclusive job description but describes the general nature and level of work to be performed by the individual assigned to this position.  The department manager may at times change or add to the above duties. 
About Sumitomo Electric Wiring Systems, Inc.
Sumitomo Electric Wiring Systems, Inc. (SEWS) is part of the Sumitomo family of companies, a 400 year old brand with a reputation for quality and reliability.  With the support of facilities throughout North America, SEWS has been delivering innovative solutions to automakers for over 30 years, and is a leading supplier of electrical distribution systems, components and electronics.  SEWS is committed to technical development worldwide and with a global network of resources, is able to deliver a truly competitive advantage to each of our customers.  Our associates are what drive Sumitomo’s continued growth, which is why we proudly offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package, including Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, Life, 401(k) with match, tuition benefits, paid holidays and vacation.
To learn more about us, please visit www.sewsus.com.
About the Sumitomo Electric Group
Since the founding of Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd. in 1897 with copper wire production, we have developed many new technologies and products through innovative R&D activities based on Sumitomo Electric manufacturing technologies for electric wires and power cables.  With more than 350 subsidiaries worldwide, we continue to introduce a wide variety of products that fulfill the expectations of society, in five business fields: Automotive, Information & Communications, Electronics, Environment & Energy, and Industrial Materials.  We are a Fortune global 500 company. 
To learn more about Sumitomo Electric Group, please visit http://global-sei.com.
**Interested Candidates Should Submit Cover Letter and Salary History When Applying.** 
An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V