Blacksmith/Forger

Employer: 
Ontario Die Company (ODC)
Type: 
Full-Time
Term (Duration): 
Permanent
Description: 
ODC Tooling & Molds is a well-established company that has been evolving for over 90 years to excel as a world-class leader in designing and manufacturing custom tooling and engineered cutting dies. ODC is a family run business that empowers its employees and utilizes their skills and abilities to service a large diverse customer base with a focus on thermoformed plastics and automotive form and trim tooling. Operating out of two facilities and servicing a worldwide market with a strong team environment, innovative ideas and a customer service oriented philosophy, ODC continues to move forward in an ever-changing industry.

Responsibilities:
- Forging cutting dies and trimming blades.
- Use of stretching and bending machines.
- Use of cutting equipment for forging (band saw, shear, horizontal cut-off saw).
- Use of grinding equipment (cut-off wheel, belt sander, face-off wheel, grinding wheel).
- Use of measuring equipment (ruler, vernier, tape measures).
- Effectively communicate with supervisor and co-workers and ability to work in a team environment.
- Ensure that work area including machinery is clean and safe at all times.
- Deal with changing priorities in a quick and efficient manner.
- Work safely while maintaining productivity and ODC quality standards.

Qualifications:
- Prior experience as an Industrial Blacksmith is an asset.
- Working knowledge of an oxygen Acetylene torch.
- Working knowledge of various heavy weight dies (plastic dies, machined scallop placement dies, contoured plywood dies, compound contoured dies, blades for contour regular heavy weight dies, envelope dies).
- Ability to work with minimum supervision and set priorities.

In addition to a competitive salary and overtime paid after 40 hours per week, ODC also offers the following company paid benefit package.
- Extended Health including prescription drugs and para-medical services
- Dental
- Life Insurance
- Worldwide Emergency Travel Assistance
- Employee Assistance Plan (EAP)
- Short Term Disability
- Group Registered Retirement Plan - matching program after 1 year of service
- Safety boot and prescription safety glasses program

Date Posted: 
Thu, May 23 2019
Job Location: 
Waterloo
Wage: 
TBD
How to Apply: 
ODC Tooling & Molds welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Candidates who are interested in becoming a part of our dynamic team environment are invited to forward their resume via email to jcollins@odctooling.com. Candidates are asked to indicate the job title in the subject line of their email application.

We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Deadline: 
Mon, Jun 17 2019
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