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Tool - Cutter Sharpener

Hager Companies
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Position Summary:

The Tool Cutter / Sharpener sets up, adjusts, and operates surface and tool grinding machines to recondition and sharpen milling cutters, counterbores, end mills, punches and other production cutting tools.

Essential Functions:
  • Plan operation sequences prioritizing the cutting tool requirements of the roll mill lines.
  • Select and set feeds and speeds to suit machining requirements.
  • Select and mount applicable abrasive wheels.
  • Operate surface and tool grinding machines.
  • Measure sharpened cutting tools to verify conformance to specifications.
  • Assemble milling arbors for the roll mill lines within given specifications.
  • Maintain cutting tool inventory, issue reamers and counterbores to Cell Operators.
  • Follow all safety and environmental regulations.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned or required.
Position Qualification Requirements:

Education: High school diploma or general equivalent diploma (GED).

Experience: Five to 12 months of job-related experience preferred.

Skills/Knowledge: Requires a broad knowledge of tool grinding procedures and tooling applications and purpose, shop mathematics, mechanical principles, abrasive types, and material characteristics.

Prefer: Equivalent to one to three years of applied trades training.

Physical Activities/Demands: Physical activities that are commonly associated with the performance of the functions of this job which requires the ability to stand, walk, climb, stoop and crouch, kneel, reach, push, pull, grasp, talk, hear, and see. The employee is required to exert enough force to lift over 60 pounds frequently and/or 25 to 60 pounds occasionally and/or 5 to 25 pounds continuously from floor to waist and move a distance of 5 to 50 feet. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Must be able to maintain a level state of alertness while performing this job.

Machines/Tools/Equipment/Work Aids: Which may be representative but not all inclusive of those commonly associated with this position. Grinders, Lathes, Milling Machines, Precision Measuring Tools, Scales, Square.

Licenses Required: None required

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Hager Companies is a successful family owned door hardware company that has been in business for 172 years, and is headquartered in St. Louis, MO. The company manufactures and distributes quality door hardware for commercial and residential purposes.

We offer an excellent benefits package and competitive salary. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to workforce diversity.