YKTA is seeking applicants for Die Maintenance Team Members at their facility in Huntsville, Alabama. YKTA is a joint venture of three successful automotive supplier companies- Y-Tec, Keylex, and Toyotetsu. YKTA products provide structural safety for the vehicle and important functional parts that must operate as designed. YKTA is an on-site partner and tier one supplier for Mazda Toyota Manufacturing, USA.  


TEAM MEMBER, DIE MAINTENANCE

STARTING PAY: $22 - $30 PER HOUR

BASED ON EXPERIENCE 



JOB DUTIES:

  • Inspect, maintain and repair stamping dies, jigs and related equipment in a high-volume automotive advanced manufacturing operation. 
  • Lift, move, and separate dies safely using hoist or crane.
  • Troubleshoot to find root cause of problems and make repairs to tooling 
  • Interpret customer prints, engineering specifications and functional requirements. 
  • Polish, grind, clean, hand weld and hand finish die tooling. 
  • Measure die parts using metric scale. 
  • Disassemble and assemble to design specifications. 
  • Wire limit switches. 
  • Fabricate items as needed. 
  • Operate milling machines, lathes, and surface grinders and other die manufacturing machines 
  • Complete documentation and repair records. 
  • Maintains work area and equipment to ensure it is clean, orderly and follows required safety regulations. 
  • Must be flexible to work in all areas and in your department regardless of duties listed above in order to accomplish YKTA Goals and objectives.
  • Please Note: Work is conducted in an industrial office/ plant setting. Frequent movement throughout an industrial plant environment being exposed to high noise levels and equipment normally used in stamping / welding/ Ecoat environments.


REQUIREMENTS/SKILLS:

  • 2-year associate degree or Certificate in technical field is preferred
  • Ability to pass die maintenance aptitude pre-employment test. 
  • Ability to read prints, technical manuals and follow instructions. 
  • Ability to work rotating shifts and overtime as required. 
  • Regular attendance is required. 
  • May be required to manually lift parts up to 33 lbs.
  • Frequent to constant standing and walking.
  • Strong attention to safety.


BENEFITS:

YKTA provides a comprehensive and affordable benefits package for our team members. 



APPLY ONLINE AT:

diemaintenance/yktal.com



Equal Opportunity Employer

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