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Toro Company of Minnesota Tool and Die Technician in Windom, Minnesota

Tool and Die Technician Category Manufacturing, Operations and Production Job Location Windom, MN Position Type Full-Time/Regular JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for repair of old and or construction of new/replacement inserts, complete die cast trim dies, machining fixtures and gauges used o produce die cast parts. Responsible for tool room equipment/ material inventories. Maintain all tool room machinery in good working condition. Maintain log books and files on all required tooling. Oversees T and D Assistant and T and D Specialist. ELEMENTS: 1. Regularly constructs new or replacement inserts and dies. 2. Must have the ability to analyze problem tooling issues and correct or make recommendations for proper solutions. 3. Must understand and utilize algebra, trigonometry and geometry math skills as they apply to work related issues. 4. Must have the ability to read detailed blueprints and/or perform work from drawings or sketches. 5. Must be able to produce accurate drawings/sketches from die components for precise reproduction. 6. Must have the ability to produce zero tolerance pieces for use in dies and fixtures. 7. Maintain inventory of tool steel, core/ejector pin, cutting tools and other tool room supplies for efficient tool and die operations. 8. Must understand the principles of heat treating and be able to utilize them in producing die and fixture pieces. 9. Must know and understand the die cast process and equipment operation to safely and efficiently operate a die cast machine, and all peripheral equipment. 10. Must know how to properly and safely operate all tool room equipment. 11. Responsible for accurate maintenance of all log book repairs/changes made to die cast tooling. 12. Is responsible for keeping work area clean and tool room equipment in good working order. 13. Oversee apprentice and tool and Die Specialist work and advise/assist on issues of methods and workmanship. 14. May do all work assigned to the Tool and Die Department. Required Experience Requirements; Should have at least five years experience in the die cast field with a minimum of four years in the Tool and Die area, or a graduate of a two year T and D trade school and two years experience in a related T and D field. Ability to work and communicate with others is required. Tracking Code 20140373 About Toro: Headquartered in Bloomington, MN, The Toro Company delivers innovation through a surprising array of products. Since 1914, our ideas have transformed the way professionals and homeowners care for their outdoor landscapes. An excellent reputation, strong brands, ethical business practices, and a culture founded on trust and respect are ideals shared by our employees. With annual revenue of $2.0 billion, Toro consistently delivers strong financial performance and market leadership. More than 5,000 global employees form a strong community with a world of opportunities to learn and contribute. Ideas and ideals. That s life at T