205279 - Tool Maker
6+ months
Chipton Ross is seeking a Tool Maker for contract assignment in Milledgeville, GA

Responsible for operating the laser tracker equipment to meet quality standards and customers specifications.
" Maintain required inspection documentation, generate, and maintain reports and provide accurate evidence of the results
" Compile and evaluate statistical data to determine and maintain the quality of products
" Interpret blueprints
" Measure and inspect tooling and components to ensure customer specifications are met
" Collect geometric data via laser tracker through model-based software
" Discern how best to establish a reference system for the current task then apply it and install it both on and off the part
" Provide analysis of collected data and evaluate it to provide direction for remaining operations
" Integrate process monitoring with the fabrication process to locate both welding details and machining details
" Understand and apply the fabrication process and environmental effects on large structures such as free states, temperature swings, and weld shrinkage
" Work from tool drawings, numerical control data, quality procedures and instructions.
" In-process inspection and final inspection of parts, sub-assemblies during manufacturing per customer requirements.
" Locate details on tooling sub-assemblies and assist with assembly.
" Measurement analysis, Cad interfacing, Reverse engineering. Utilize laser tracker to align components to machine coordinates and tolerances as well as for reverse engineering
" Inspect details to complete tools utilizing hand tools, surface plate or laser tracker to print and/or model.
" Initiate applicable non-conformance documents as required.
" Maintain the PTI system
" Determine approval to ship after verifying all data is within requirements
" Perform inspection of tools according to schedule

Job Knowledge and Educational Requirements:
" Job knowledge requires vocational or similar training, including basic shop math to aid in the interpretation and the utilization of data from engineering drawings, manufacturing specifications and procedures.
" Knowledge of shop routines and practices is preferred.
" Basic knowledge of personal computers, including operating systems and file management is required.
" High school diploma or an accredited GED.

" Limited related experience

General Physical Requirements:
" Lifting, climbing, grasping holding, standing, bending and stooping


Work Schedule
1st Shift, 5/40 Schedule

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Andrew Craft
11832 Fishing Point Drive, Suite 100
Newport News, VA 23606

Phone: (757) 595-0005 x173 or (877) 244-5418 x173

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.