163850 - Tooling Fabricator (6) - FL
Pinellas Park
$16 to $21.00 DOE
3 Months CTH

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Tooling Fabricator for an opening in Pinellas Park, FL.

Lays out, fabricates, and assembles metalworking dies, molds, and machine tool fixtures by analyzing blueprints, sketches, models, and engineering or shop specifications. Uses a variety of machinist's hand tools and precision measuring instruments. Computes dimensions; determines machining and material or parts required. May perform precision work to exacting tolerances and dimensions; recommend revisions in design and/or substitutions in material based on machinability or fabrication problems encountered; and solve problems relating to unusual materials, work-holding arrangements, machine settings, fabrication methods, and production process. May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures. Operates light-duty bench- or floor-type machine tools and equipment such as small lathes, small mills, drills or saws. May set up machining machines and make adjustments, and perform maintenance on machines. Some machines may be numerically controlled. May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures. Paints and properly identifies and codes tooling. Improvises shop aids to facilitate completion of work assignments. Performs disassembly and cleaning of tooling. Checks tools for wear, damage, etc., and replaces defective or worn components such as bushings, shims, clamps and pins, and reassembles same. Helps to maintain work area and machinery in a clean and orderly condition.

Must be proficient in flat pattern layout and development, ability to read and understand tool designs, Jig and Fixture experience, and some knowledge of CNC equipment helpful. Must have above average computer skills. Utilizes Blueprint Reading and Practical Shop Math or equivalent.
" Plastic Tooling and AutoCAD/SolidWorks experience is required.
" Some knowledge of CNC equipment is required.
" C-130, F-16, P-3, F-35 tooling experience - Must have experience in one or more.
Ability to use optical transits and levels.
Aircraft manufacturing experience with tooling background will be highly considered.
Knowledge of master models, tooling gages, sample parts, formed router tools, robotic tooling, fiberglass tooling, developed layout templates and hydro form blocks.

1st Shift 6:00am to 4:30pm. Or 2nd Shift 6:30am to 5:00pm

Chris Conaway at cconaway@chiptonross.com
6926 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC 29406

Phone: (843) 554-5800 x332 or (800) 927-9318 x332

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.