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Press Set-Up Operator - Afternoons

Job Number:  57345
Group:  Magna Exteriors
Division:  Mytox Mfg.
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

Vaughan, ONTARIO, CA, L4H 0S9

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Job Number: 57345 
Group: Magna Exteriors  
Division: Mytox Mfg. 
Job Type: Permanent/Regular 
Location: VAUGHAN 


Group Description

The Magna Exteriors portfolio of products includes access systems such as liftgates, exterior trim, modular systems, front-end modules including fascia, active aerodynamic systems and other lightweight structural components for automotive, commercial truck and other industrial markets.

Recognized globally as an innovator in all aspects of vehicle exteriors, Magna provides everything needed, from materials development and design through manufacturing and assembly, to help automakers create sleek, state-of-the-art vehicles across the world.


Key Qualifications/Requirements

  • High school diploma and or a post-secondary education in a technical field
  • Valid Forklift license (training will be provided and maintained if required)
  • Valid Crane license (training will be provided and maintained if required)
  • Ensure that at all times prior to set–up, safety checklist is followed, completed and recorded
  • Must have knowledge of First and Last Off  Procedure
  • Must have knowledge of loading, unloading and storing of tooling equipment in appropriate safety area
  • Must have knowledge to set all tooling for all presses
  • Must have knowledge of operating presses  for both  manual and  progressive dies
  • Must have knowledge of all Inspection Records,  SPC Charts and checking fixtures
  • Must have knowledge of measuring equipment, such as; micrometer and  vernier, and caliper
  • Must be able to organize,  properly prepare  and have foresight to be fully equipped to set-up 
    utilizing a quick die change system
  • Must have experience in starting and shutting down of all equipment necessary to run appropriate press
  • Knowledge on how to inspect press and tooling at the beginning of the shift
  • Good English (both written and verbal) communication skills
  • Strong Mathematical skills
  • Must be able to work overtime when required and willing to help out when necessary as per customer demands

Desirable Additional Qualifications

  • Ability to follow written set-up instructions and fill out proper set-up papers/maintain tool work order
  • Automotive manufacturing experience

Key Responsibilities

•    Knowledge of press controls and tooling protection or other pieces of equipment to run a press
•    Must be able to communicate issues/problems to area leader
•    Ability to order or to have in stock all necessary equipment and parts required for quick die change
•    Must be able to coordinate with other departments i.e. maintenance, toolroom, etc.
•    Must be able to maintain operation of “two” simultaneously running presses
•    Must be  able to keep “one” press cycling while doing set-up on the other press
•    Must be able to communicate with area leader, maintenance, toolroom , etc. concerning any problems/requirements affecting operation of two presses, tooling problem solving
•    Knowledge of how to use die cart and die tables
•    Ability to operate safely 10 to 40 ton cranes with appropriate sling or chain. Must have training certificate
•    Must have knowledge to properly set  counter balance air according to tool weight
•    Experience in tooling set-up with roll feeders and die protection
•    Ability to load coils on uncoilers, preparation for use, and start strip through  die
•    Ability to input production data into the system and follow required schedule
•    Able to complete a Forklift Safety checklist
•    Must be organized  and clean up before and after set-up, including moping of the floor
•    Knowledge of WHMIS/GHS
•    Good organizational skills, ability to work well without supervisor
•    Performs all job functions abiding by the office/work standards, policies and procedures as outlines in the company handbook.
•    Performs all job functions in alignment with IATF 16949 quality management standards and ISO 14001
•    Actively participates in continuous improvement
•    Maintain 5S standards in working environment
•    Attend training based on Mytox’s internal training matrix
•    Performs all job functions in a safe, healthful and environmentally conscious manner, abiding by all health, safety and environment rules and regulations as outlined in the company handbook
•    Performs other duties as assigned or any reasonable request by management. 


Additional Information

Accommodations for disabilities in relation to the job selection process are available upon request.

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