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Die Maintenance Technician

Date: Jul 22, 2021

Location: Statesboro, GA, US, 30458

Company: Briggs and Stratton

Position Description

Supports Operations to ensure molds are production ready. Calibrates, sets-up and uses sophisticated and or specialized measurement and test equipment.  Measures and records data for assigned projects.  Interprets data and prepares recommendations.  Writes reports and communicates results.

Job Responsibilities

  1. Performs a variety of non-routine assignments of moderate complexity, including various engineering tests using sophisticated and/or specialized measurement devices and test equipment
  2. Work with and support Operations to ensure molds are production ready by preparing and/or repairing molds 

  3. Perform mold preventive maintenance in coordination with production scheduling to minimize in-press failures and production run interruptions.

  4. Accurately use gauges, calipers, etc. to check molds, fixtures, and jig quality

  5.  Properly log time in/operation time and time out for each job.

  6. Assist and communicate with key personnel regarding status of mold repairs

  7. Perform welding and polishing as needed

  8. Analyze and alter different types of tools for functional improvement and lengthening of tool life.

  9. Ability to diagnose equipment problems & take appropriate corrective action

  10. Develops, prepares and makes recommendations for schematics, designs, test procedures and/or specifications
  11. Performs other duties as assigned

Job Skills Requirements

  • ​Capable of operating machinery (including welding equipment) to manufacture tooling used in die maintenance and repair.

  • Possess basic blueprint reading skills

  • Basic fabrication skills

  • Excellent personal, organizational, verbal, and written communication skills.

  • Excellent mechanical aptitude & craftsmanship
  • Fluent in English and primary language used in area of responsibility and/or location

Education

Associates Degree in Technical Field or related field, or equivalent education and experience

Experience Requirements

Experience minimum of one year. 

Physical & Environmental Requirements

 

Briggs & Stratton, LLC, headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is the world’s largest producer of gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment. Its wholly owned subsidiaries include North America’s number one marketer of pressure washers, and it is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of power generation, lawn and garden, turf care and job site products through its Briggs & Stratton®, Simplicity®, Snapper®, Snapper Pro® Ferris®, PowerBoss®, Allmand™, Billy Goat®, Murray®, Branco® and Victa® brands. Briggs & Stratton products are designed, manufactured, marketed and serviced in over 100 countries on six continents. 

 

Briggs & Stratton, LLC is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. The Company conducts all employment practices without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran's status, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation or any other basis prohibited by law. Briggs & Stratton also undertakes affirmative action to assure equal employment opportunity for minorities and women, for persons with disabilities, and for protected veterans.


Nearest Major Market: Statesboro

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