Fabricator/Tool Maker

Magna International Inc.
Lancaster, OH 43130 View on Map
Apply Before : September 9, 2024
Job Description

Job Number:

Magna Seating

: Magna Seating Columbus

Job Type:


Group Description

Magna is an innovative leader in the development and manufacturing of high quality complete seating systems. Our solution includes seating structures, mechanisms and hardware, as well as foam and trim products for global automotive, heavy truck and bus industries. Our capabilities include market and consumer research; full concept development; design and engineering capabilities; testing, validation and world-class manufacturing. Our award-winning seating solutions are developed from consumer research, finding the ease of operation to be comfortable, convenient and connected.

Magna Pay Incentives

Sign-On Bonus:


90 Day Increase

Shift Differential Pay

Perfect Attendance Monthly Award

Magna Benefits

Profit Sharing (i.e. Cash/Stock Options)

401(k) Company Match

Company Paid Life Insurance/Accidental Death and Dependent (Spouse & Child) Life Insurance

Company Paid Short Term Disability & Long Term Disability

Company Paid Vacation

Magna Perks

Medical, Dental & Vision

Magna Family Scholarship Program

Tuition Reimbursement

And More…

one of the
world’s largest suppliers to the automotive industry

Magna – Across the globe. Across the industry.

Over 60 years of excellence

164,750 employees

346 manufacturing/assembling facilities

94 engineering/product development/sales centers

27 countries

$39.4 billion in sales

Magna Seating Columbus’ Current Business

Jeep Wrangler – 2nd Row Seat Structures

Jeep Grand Wagoneer – 2nd and 3rd Row Seat Structures

Role Summary

The Skilled Trades Toolmaker ensures all plant and facility equipment associated with the successful fabrication of product is serviced and maintained in a timely manner. The STT is responsible for troubleshooting systems; performing preventive and predictive maintenance on all installed equipment to minimize downtime, while keeping safety and quality as a priority; providing training and technical support to Assembly and Maintenance Team Members. The STT assists in production operations, and supports Management, Area Leaders, and Production Associates by acting as a liaison in matters regarding automation, safety, and continuous improvement for equipment, processes and productivity.

Key Responsibilities

Service, maintain, repair, install and test new or existing equipment and verify conformance to specifications. (Robot/Welding/Fixtures)

Complete repairs, modifications and installations as required.

Provide plant support in troubleshooting of process problems and completes quality improvements as required to maintain part standards of quality. Establish cross functional team for reliability issues

Deal extensively with production team and other support groups as well as vendors (both parts suppliers and equipment suppliers).

Department support for testing, repairing and calibrating measurement components. Validates reliability issues with components and investigates repeat component failures.

Carries out preventative/predictive maintenance procedures as laid out by CBAM and the manufacturer’s specifications.

Takes part in the continuous improvement process to improve productivity and quality (provides suggestions at team meetings, understands losses and gives ideas/solutions, participates in trials/experiments, volunteers on committee or focus group activities, etc.) cost reduction activities; repairs and systems improvements (optimization) and focuses on solutions. Documents improvements and analysis data, ensure swift and effective implementation.

Key Qualifications/Requirements

Able to work well with others; build and maintain positive employee relations

Strong understanding of GD&T to enable data driven assembly fixture adjustments

Able to prepare, read and interpret written reports, instructions, procedures and guidelines

Able to effectively present information and respond to questions from management, employees, suppliers and customers

Able to operate machine tools such as TIG/MIG/ARC welders, lathes, milling machines

Able to maintain confidentiality, and use discretion and tact

Able to manage and schedule multiple priorities and meet deadlines

Able to use computer and software as required

Able to work to blueprints and sketches

High school diploma, GED or equivalent experience

Extensive experience in stamped and welded assemblies including related clamping, fixturing and part fit up

Journeyman status in Tool and Die or equivalent knowledge and 6 years of experience preferred

$27.25 an hour

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