Kelly Services Tool & Die Maker in ST PETERSBURG, Florida

Tool & Die Maker

Kelly Engineering has a client who is looking for a Tool & Die Maker to join their team! This company has over 75 years of experience providing high-quality electronic solutions at their design and manufacturing facilities around the world. They lead the industry with R&D investments and strive to deliver exceptional service with uncompromising quality. Are you ready to change your future?

Summary: Setup and operate stamping tooling, presses, and support equipment to company’s quality and performance standards while maintaining high levels of safety and workplace organization as it applies to this position.

Employment Type: Direct Hire

Education: High School Diploma/GED

Location: St. Petersburg, FL

Job Description:

  • Setup and operate general tool room equipment

  • Operate all gauging and inspection equipment and perform first piece parts runs and inspections

  • Perform geometric shop calculations

  • Performs development work, difficult tool room operations, skilled fitting, timing, and adjusting

  • Rework tooling components worn or not meeting specifications to develop piece parts to blueprint specifications

  • Use tool conditioning and debut skills to setup and operate assembly machines and related equipment

  • Diagnoses and condition tooling problems in complicated dies and tools

  • Review, assemble, and develop assembly processes that meet tool room standards

  • Perform required divisional tooling qualifications

  • Plans construction processes and methods and selects materials to be used based upon applications

  • Maintain and identify die tooling components such as punches, holders, cradles, electronic safeties, pins lubricants that are necessary to fabricate new tooling

  • Complete all required paperwork, data entry, and records such as updating and recording all tooling modifications on die drawings, daily work tickets and hour logs

Skills and Abilities:

  • Minimum 7 years of experience in tool and die or Tool Maker State Certification

  • Manufacturing and production experience in the connector industry proficient using manual grinders for high-speed and carbide grinding with set up using jigs and fixtures

  • Debug and troubleshoot high speed precision dies and stamping equipment

  • Capable of set up and working with auto-reelers and de-reelers


Why Kelly ® ?

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in

industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier

source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm

with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety

and flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or direct

hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific

professional interests.

AboutKelly Services ®

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Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,

Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is

committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity

is The Law.