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Die Chaser - Polisher - All 3 Shifts - Garden City & Livonia Facilities - $16 Per Hour

Livonia and/or Garden City, MI 48150 and/or 48135

Employment Type: Temp to Hire Industry: Manufacturing Job Number: 1253 Pay Rate: 16.00

Job Description

Die Chaser - Polisher - All 3 Shifts
Garden City & Livonia Facilities - $16 Per Hour

Hiring for All Three Shifts for the Garden City and/or Livonia Locations, with potential shift and location change based on business needs.

Die Chaser/Polishers are responsible for polishing, cleaning, inspecting, and resurfacing the cavities and bores of die castings by using hand tools and machines, help to repair and/or replace any damaged dies, preparing and set up of dies and die components for current and future use as workload demands, and maintain proper keeping-placement of all dies and die shop components for current and future use.

This position requires: 


Excellent Attendance

Availability to work in multiple plant facilities

Use of various hand tools and instruments

Extreme temperatures.

Physical ability to perform duties assigned including but not limited to:

Extensive standing/walking

Extensive bending/kneeling/squatting

Continuous lifting up to 75 pounds from floor to average waist-high platform

Duties include but are not limited to:

Inspect and Polish dies so they are ready for production

Assist in die corrections

Load, start and monitor nitrider

Deliver the dies to presses according to schedule and bring back extruded dies for caustic/storage

Responsible for maintenance of all extrusion dies to achieve maximum productivity

Polish dies after die correction is completed

Must have previous experience of die polishing and/or correction

Must possess the working ability and/or willingness to work with caustic solution

Run the dies through the caustic solution to clean excess aluminum out of the die

Assemble and break down tooling assemblies

Make sure the dies are clean and there are no remaining aluminum remnants left

Die storage- putting the dies away and retrieval- taking the dies out of storage

Ensure a safe and clean work environment

Wear safety equipment and follow safety protocol

Operating hand tool including Hammer and chisel

Clean work area end of shift

Knowledge of production operation and experience in manufacturing environment

Perform any other assignments given

Minimum Requirements:

Must have knowledge of Dies/Die Shop, but willing to train; training will be on days for a period of time until competent, then transfer to midnights

Must be 18years or older

Must be able to read and write in English fluently with proficiency

Must have at least a High School Diploma, GED.

Certification or Associate Degree in Manufacturing is a plus

Must have basic computer skills

Must be reliable, punctual and maintain excellent attendance

Must be able to work shift assigned and be flexible with scheduling (either afternoons or midnights) based on business needs

Must be willing to work between plant locations (Garden City and Livonia)

Must possess good attitude

Must be able to work well with others in a team environment

Must be able to follow directions and perform assignments given through completion

Possess knowledge of safety and productivity around the aluminum extrusion press is a plus

Pre-Employment Screening:

Must possess a valid Driver’s License (to travel between plants as scheduled/assigned)

Must be able to pass stringent Background Check, Drug Screening, and Medical Exam (any of these may be required)

Job Type: Full-time

Pay:  $16.00 Per Hour

This is intended to be a TEMP-TO-HIRE Opportunity.

Submit Candidate Resumes to: HR Assistant

Schedule a Pre-Placement Job Site interview with Crystal to determine the
Start Date and Wage.


Monday through Friday:
Day/First Shift:  6 or 7 AM to 2:30 or 3:30 PM
Afternoon/Second Shift: 2 or 3 PM to 10:30 or 11:30 PM
Midnight/Third Shift:  10 or 11 PM to 6:30 or 7:30 AM

Saturdays and Sundays, As Required and Directed, Same Flexible Shift Hours.

Break: 25 Minute Paid Break,
Employees MUST Punch-out if they leave the facility during break and will not be paid.

Drug Screen and Background Check Required:
Enhanced Nationwide, NSOPW, 10-Panel Drug Screen With THC, Motor Vehicle Report.
No Violent Crime or Sex Offender Felony Convictions allowed.


Job Requirements

Die Chaser, Die Polisher

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