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Mold Maintenance Technician in Cambridge, MA at Allied Reliability Group

Date Posted: 9/17/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Mold Maintenance technician sets up and operates machine tools such as lathes, mills, grinders and drill presses to maintain and repair casting dies and trim dies to close tolerance drawing specifications. May fabricate metal parts for experimental apparatus or prototype equipment working from drawings and written instructions. Perform other associated duties as needed to continue the operation of the department in the most productive and efficient manner. 


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Under minimal supervision, perform a variety of tasks which require a knowledge of fabrication techniques, tools, materials and equipment.
  • Performs turning, boring, drilling, polishing, grinding and threading to maintain dies and fabricate replacement parts as needed.
  • Uses precision measuring devices such as micrometers, dial calipers and indicators to verify work compliance with established shop practices and drawing specifications.
  • Constructs components and parts to extremely close tolerances which may have unusual or nonstandard shapes.
  • May devise and utilize nonstandard procedures.
  • Works from engineering drawings, sketches, verbal instructions or existing parts to produce gages, tools, parts for machines, molds and other equipment.
  • Maintains good production, quality standards, safe work habits, keep work area clean and orderly.
  • Follow all ISO 9001 Requirements, Safety, Policies and Procedures. 


Positions Requirements: 

  • Minimum of High School Education or GED equivalent and a two-year degree in machine tool technology or equivalent non-production setting experience.
  • Must have thorough knowledge of the use of precision measuring instruments and comprehension of layout and drawings.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft software.
  • Required to Provide own tools (see list below)