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Full time Set Up Technicians needed for Kirkwood metal tube fabricator.

Qualified candidates will have a Minimum of 2 – 3 years’ experience as a Set Up Technician, Must have knowledge and skill to set up punch presses, all types of bending equipment, and other production equipment, have technical schooling in Precision Machining or Industrial Technology and be mechanically inclined.


  1. Set-up equipment for production line and samples per blueprints; written and verbal instruction; maintain and update set-up books and procedures as required
  2. Set-up and maintain all types of production lines using necessary equipment :

Hydraulic benders, punch presses, CNC benders, CNC equipment, drill presses, all types of welding equipment, swaging machines, press die and other equipment, changeover, modification and repair; all types sanding equipment, end finishing equipment and other equipment as directed by a supervisor

  1. Adjust, changeover, replace springs, make punches and bushings, as needed; assemble or modify all types of dies, jogs and fixtures, as needed; work on other fixtures, dies and assemblies as required
  2. Move all types of equipment as needed, in a safe manner
  3. Place or return equipment, tooling and tools to proper storage bins, drawers, rack or storage areas
  4. Be responsible for troubleshooting, adjusting, repairing, sharpening, replacing of necessary die and equipment parts to keep production lines running
  5. Be able to operate equipment for set-up purposes:

Arc weld, gas weld, MIG weld, lathe, grinder, band saw, benders, CNC benders, CNC equipment, punch press and other production equipment

  1. Be able to make guards, gauges and some fixtures using necessary equipment to insure safety and efficiency of operation

1st shift 6:30am to 2:30pm, 2nd shift 2:30pm to 10:30pm, 3rd shift 10:30pm – 6:30am

Union shop. Must be able to pass a basic math and reading comprehension test, safety test, back ground and drug/physical test. High school diploma or GED required.

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