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Toolmaker- 3rd shift - $5,000 Sign On Bonus!!

Job Number:  43926
Group:  Cosma International
Division:  Cosma Body Assembly Michigan
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular




Job Number: 43926 
Group: Cosma International  
Division: Cosma Body Assembly Michigan 
Job Type: Permanent/Regular 
Location: NEW HUDSON 


Group Description

Cosma provides a comprehensive range of body, chassis and engineering solutions to global customers. Through our robust product engineering, outstanding tooling capabilities and diverse process expertise, we continue to bring lightweight and innovative products to market.


Position Summary

The Skilled Trades Toolmaker ensures all plant and facility equipment associated with the successful fabrication of product is serviced and maintained in a timely manner; assists in production operations, and supports Management, Area Leaders, and Production Associates by acting as a liaison in matters regarding automation, safety, and continuous improvement for equipment, processes and productivity.  This is a 3rd shift position, 10 pm - 6 am, Sunday - Thursday.  $5,000 Sign on bonus available!

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Service, maintain, repair, install and test new or existing equipment and verify conformance to specifications. (Robot/Welding/Fixtures)
  • Complete repairs, modifications and installations as required.
  • Provide plant support in troubleshooting of process problems and completes quality improvements as required to maintain part standards of quality. Establish cross functional team for reliability issues
  • Deal extensively with production team and other support groups as well as vendors (both parts suppliers and equipment suppliers).
  • Department support for testing, repairing and calibrating measurement components. Validates reliability issues with components and investigates repeat component failures.
  • Carries out preventative/predictive maintenance procedures as laid out by CBAM and the manufacturer’s specifications.

Required Skills & Experience

  • Journeyman Toolmaker, Jig/Fixture maker or Certified Post-Secondary Certification in a related field
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience with Journeyman Card or Minimum 10 years’ experience.
  • Extensive experience in stamped and welded assemblies (spot, MIG, arc braze, etc.) including related clamping, fixturing, and part fit-up
  • Strong understanding of GD&T to enable data-driven assembly fixture adjustments.                         
  • Ability to use hand tools to improve assembly tooling and fixturing to include cutting, adjusting, and shimming of existing tooling.
  • Ability to weld Arc/Mig/Tig

Additional Information

The Toolmaker works with various departments to design, fabricate, and/or repair fixtures, tools and gages needed for automotive welded assembly; Acts as part of the first-response team in production-down situations, lending product and manufacturing expertise to keep production flowing through the plant; Set-up and operating standard and specialty equipment and attachments to turn, mill, drill, tap, grind, fit and finish workpiece; uses a wide range of precision instruments, gauges, equipment and devices to layout, scribe/mark and check work for functional and dimensional accuracy.

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At Magna, we believe that a diverse workforce is critical to our success. That’s why we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We hire on the basis of experience and qualifications, and in consideration of job requirements, regardless of, in particular, color, ancestry, religion, gender, origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or gender identity. Magna takes the privacy of your personal information seriously. We discourage you from sending applications via email to comply with GDPR requirements and your local Data Privacy Law.

Nearest Major Market: Detroit

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