• Repairs dies and tools as needed; disassembles jigs, tools, and fixtures, then reassembles when repaired.
  • Reads and understands blueprints and complicated schematics as required to create and build new fixtures, tools, and machine parts.
  • Uses computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) software to program for tool builds
  • Inspects completed tools and dies for signs of imperfection or damage that may affect functionality.
  • Regularly tests all equipment, tools, and machines to ensure they are arranged and set properly and working efficiently.
  • Modifies machines to control speed, material feed, or path of cut as required to ensure a quality product is produced within specifications.
  • Maintains a safe, clean, and well-organized workspace.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Proficient with Mastercam programming (or equivalent) knowledge to receive STEP files to set up, program, machine components on HAAS CNC’s and Makino wire EDM.
  • Excellent understanding speeds/feeds of tools and their effect on manufacturing cycle time.
  • Your responsibilities may include designing tools and fixtures for improved machining.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to safely and accurately operate all measuring and production equipment.
  • Ability to work independently, and with Whirltronics team members.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software.


Education and Experience:

  • AAS degree in Tool and Die

If interested in joining our team, please apply in person, click the Job Application link to apply today, or forward your resume to:

Whirltronics Inc
208 Centennial Drive
Buffalo, MN  55313