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Quanex Building Products Tooling Maintenance Tech in Kent, Washington

Job Title:

Tooling Maintenance Technician

Date Open:

May 24, 2019

Reports To:

Tooling Maintenance Supervisor

Date Closed:

June 14, 109


Tooling Maintenance


Kent, WA





To work as part of a team with various departments in providing a fully functional tool to meet customer expectations in a quick and efficient manner using SPC and other resources available.


  • Disassemble, clean, inspect, repair and reassemble tooling after production or test run.

  • Prepare tooling for production set-up.

  • Help diagnose and correct problems encountered running tooling on line.

  • Clean and repair dies heads and flange plates.

  • Operate Sonic Tank to clean dies or other tooling that is made completely from stainless material.

  • Inspect tooling for wear, damage or other discrepancy and take appropriate action.

  • Wire, test, install and maintain heater bands and accessories.

  • Conduct water and vacuum pressure test for leaks and proper flow.

  • Operate Extrudehone machine to restore profile polish in dies after production run.

  • Operate calibrator cleaning equipment/process.

  • Operate high pressure hot water unit to help assist in cleaning and un-jamming of calibrators.

  • Fabricate air rings.

  • Legibly document and maintain information to insure fully functional tooling.


  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • 2 years related experience

  • Understand set-up/operation of Die/Calibration systems

  • Able to operate without supervision: Acid Bath, Extrudehone, Band Saw, Belt Grinder, Bench Grinder, Feeler Gauges, Flow Meters, Power/Hand Tools, Sand Blaster. Sonic tank, calibrator cleaning technology, Bridgeport mill

  • Proficient with shop math

  • Ability to perform physical functions of the job (lifting up to 50 lbs regularly)