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Die Cast Setup

Company: Pace Industries
Location: Muskegon
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

Start here, end here. There is a reason why we have so many employees with 20+ years with the company-Pace offers careers. Join us in becoming the premier die casting manufacturer and engineering solutions supplier worldwide.

At Pace, we grow talent. We give you the opportunity to develop your career based on your strengths and potential, including the possibility to move geographically, functionally, laterally and vertically. Whenever possible, we want to be able to help one of our associates grow professionally before recruiting new talent to our open positions. If you see an open position that you think is right for you, we encourage you to apply!


Employees are required to set-up, operate, and perform adjustments to magnesium die cast machinery to produce parts ranging in weight from several ounces to over 30 pounds. Technicians must be able to perform machine set-ups which include removing and installing dies and related machine parts following procedures and safety requirements. May train other employees in the operation of die cast equipment.

Position Requirements

Must be able to communicate verbally or written. Must be able to read and understand written directives. The predominate form of instructions are written and verbal. Technicians must be capable of translating verbal orders into actions. Preferably to have a minimum of 2 years as a Die cast operator. Knowledge of math used in manufacturing, and of simple gages preferred. This is a physically demanding position requiring heavy lifting, use of lifting equipment hoists, lifts etc.. Must be able to be trained to acquire fork truck certification. Must have good mechanical skills and be able to use of hand, pneumatic, electric, and other tools with good dexterity.

Duties and Responsibilities (Not All Inclusive)

Perform die changes and set-ups as required by schedule.

Operate die cast equipment to produce the required quantity of good quality parts to meet production standards.

Visual inspection of parts during production cycle of equipment.

Adjust ensure proper timing, pressures, shots, etc. to achieve optimum equipment efficiency.

Train other employees in the safe and efficient operation of die casting equipment.

Reach and lift moderately heavy parts up to several hundred repetitions per shift.

Exposed to a harsh operating environment which includes heat of up to 125 degrees, steam vapors, open flames, and smoke from burning materials while operating from an elevated platform.

Operates equipment in a safe manner to protect self and others from injuries caused by extremely hot metal up to 1250 degrees.

Perform other associated duties as needed to continue the productive operation of the department and division.

Keep work area clean and orderly.

Must follow all safety rules and policies as set forth by OSHA guidelines and Pace Industries policies and procedures as outlined in the employee manual.

Pace is a career destination for engaged, passionate and talented people who are driven to seek the innovation, growth and opportunity that only we offer.

Keywords: Pace Industries, Grand Rapids , Die Cast Setup, Other , Muskegon, Michigan

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