Vuteq Canada is a Tier 1 automotive manufacturing organization, located in Woodstock, Ontario.
By continually improving our systems and processes through ongoing evaluation of company objectives, we are able to maintain our commitment in ensuring that requirements and expectations for quality and safety are realized.
We strive to be an indispensable partner to our customers, driven by our team members and their engagement, and commit to developing the future with passion and sincerity.
We are currently looking for a Mold Maker Apprentice to join our team, working the rotating shifts.
Supports licensed mold makers with repairing and maintaining equipment, tools, and machinery. Supports with repairs and modifications to all molds and dies to extent of the mold shop capabilities.
Understand and practice safe working procedures
Use personal protective equipment with lockout / isolation procedures as required
Ability to communicate openly and clearly with fellow team members
Read/write/understand specific work instruction and procedures; understand/practice sharing information
Assists with repairs and maintains equipment, tools, and machinery by performing the following: Studies blueprint/CAD of tools, templates and parts. Visualize shape, mechanical structure and operation of tools
Supports with computing dimensions, plans for machining and assembly operation
Provide support with repairs or replacing defective parts, clean, lubricates and inspects mold parts as part of tool PM or repair procedure
Support with welding and filing of tools, as well as venting tools, and maintaining vents as necessary
Support grinding speakers, and maintaining the speaker’s appearance
Support with emergency repair molds and tools, measuring mark and scribes’ metal for machining as well as verifying dimensions, clearance and alignment of parts in the tools
Use of hand tools – supporting with operating machine tools such as lathe, milling M/C, welders, drill press, surface grinder to fabricate or repair parts to the specifications, and verifies conformance of parts to specifications
Inspect parts to determine the cause of wear; smooth, flat and control surfaces to achieve correct fit
Schedule Tooling PM and coordinate with production timing and inventory of affected product
Inventory control of spare parts for all tools (Injection and Compression); procurements of spare parts request
Maintain 5S of the Mold Maintenance area
Support process engineer and technicians in trouble shooting
Support the team by participating in new projects/tools trials
Support Maintenance associates, if required
Performs other duties as assigned
Successful completion of OSSD (or equivalent)
- While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts. The noise in the work environment is usually moderate.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Vuteq Canada Inc. welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
While we appreciate all applications received, only those candidates considered for an interview will be contacted.