Cosma International Tool & Die Maker in Woodbridge, Ontario

Company Introduction

This position is for MSM, a division of Magna Powertrain.

Magna Powertrain, an operating unit of Magna International, is a premier supplier for the global automotive industry with full capabilities in powertrain design, development, testing and manufacturing. Offering complete system integration sets us apart from our competitors.

Major Responsibilities
  • Plan, lay out and construct dies and fixtures according to engineering drawings. Repair and maintain dies and fixtures as required. Responsible for spare Tooling.

  • Give input/ideas to Engineering Department on tooling/design alternatives for unique or difficult jobs. Help trouble shoot small tooling problems.

  • Complete any work required on track sheet and ensure that all inspection sheets are correct.

  • Make sure that all log books and PM’s are up to date.

  • Perform set-ups as required.

  • Develop new dies; make changes to meet or exceed quoted rates and improve product capability.

  • Responsible for maintaining tooling documentation (tooling history) up to the smallest detail.

  • Continuous Improvement.

  • Communicate changes with fellow employees and supervisors.

  • Responsible for die sign off and die approval.

  • Ensure that die’s are ready according to production schedule.

  • Minimize downtime through quality improvement activity.

  • Work together with fellow employees & personnel of other departments.

  • Ensure production readiness of all dies, by following the preventative maintenance schedule, die service procedure, and spare parts system requirements.

  • Recommend maintenance and equipment repair necessary to achieve the highest possible efficiency, safety and quality.

  • Provide training and assistance for Tool & Die apprentices as required.

  • Perform other assignments from time to time as management so directs.

Knowledge and Education
  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma or ministry-approved equivalent

  • Tool & Die Certificate of Qualification

  • 5 – 10 years’ experience in an automotive manufacturing environment as a licensed Tool & Die Maker

  • Transfer Tooling experience an asset

  • Capable of full construction of new tools

  • Excellent independent trouble-shooting and problem solving skills

  • Good understanding of GD&T; level 1, SPC level 2, Metrology, Blueprint Reading & Basic CNC lathe/machining programming

  • Able to work independently

  • Excellent documentation skills

  • Working knowledge of the English Language (both written and oral).

Group: Magna Powertrain

Division: MSM

State/Province/County: Ontario

City: Woodbridge

Job Type: Regular