AGS Automotive Systems is a full-service automotive supplier specializing in the manufacture and supply of complex high value-add automotive metal components, including in particular front and rear impact assemblies, principally for pick-ups and the heavy truck market. AGS offers full range of in-house capabilities including design and engineering, high tonnage metal stamping, light weighting solutions, innovative multi-material joining, high performance coatings including chrome plating and automated manufacturing processes.
AGS is committed to delivering high quality, high value products to our customers, who include several of North America's largest automakers. For over 70 years AGS has stood behind our belief in quality, technology, and teamwork.
We are currently growing our operation and are seeking a Tool and Die Maker apprentice.
Shifts: 3 Shift Rotation
➢ Able to perform all duties of a Tool & Die apprentice, as set by the Provincial Government
➢ Must complete the Certificate of Qualifications within 5 years of being awarded the posting
➢ Able to assist Tool Makers and other skilled trades to perform the work required.
➢ Forklift to move dies back & forth from die storage to Toolroom
➢ Read and work from blueprints
➢ Interpret and use Micrometers, Vernier's, Height Gauges etc.
➢ To promote and encourage safe work habits and good housekeeping
➢ Perform any other related duties that may be specifically or generally assigned
➢ Must have working knowledge of hydraulics and pneumatics
➢ Must be knowledgeable with operation and use of machine tools, Lathes, Mills, Surface grinders and Bench Tools etc.
➢ Must be able to perform MIG/TIG
➢ Must have own tools required for trade
➢ Grade 12 education or equivalent or combination training/experience/Aptitude Test required
➢ Must be able to lift up to 60 lbs
➢ Available to work overtime when required