Die Cast Set-Up Operator

Location
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Posted
Mar 08, 2017
Closes
Apr 07, 2017
Employment Status
Full Time

Die Cast Set-Up Operator

Kurt Manufacturing Company is proud to be 100% employee owned!  Kurt is a nationally recognized manufacturer of quality close tolerance precision-machined parts. Since we opened in 1946, we have expanded our operation to three states. We have an immediate need for a Die Cast Set-up Operator in our Die Cast facility in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Sets up and operates die casting machine, lifting specified die sections into machine, using chain fall or hoist.  Bolts die section in position and adjusts stroke of ram, using hand tools.  Connects water hose to cooling system of die.  Preheats die sections with torch or electric heater. Sets up robotic operations, and sets up and troubleshoots the process.  Starts machine to produce sample casting, and examines casting to verify setup.  Inspects castings for defects. May perform maintenance, cleaning and adjust machines. May clean furnaces and equipment. Operates lift truck and helps with machine start-ups.

High School Diploma, plus 4+ years of experience as a Die Cast Set-Up Operator, as well as the ability to troubleshoot Die Cast machines. Experience with a caliper and math skills also required, along with a strong mechanical aptitude.

Kurt Manufacturing offers a competitive compensation and benefits package! Visit us online at www.kurt.com.

Qualified candidates may fax a resume to: (763) 574-8344, email to employment@kurt.com, or mail to Human Resources at:

Kurt Manufacturing

5280 Main Street NE

Minneapolis, MN  55421

EOE

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities, Women, Veterans, Disabilities