Tool & Die Maker

Date: Mar 17, 2023

Location: Pendleton, SC, US, 29670

Company: Arthrex

Requisition ID: 57535 
Title: Tool & Die Maker 
Division: Arthrex Manufacturing Inc (US02) 
Location: Pendleton, SC 










Main Objective:

Designs and constructs jigs, tools, fixtures and gauges and provides machining support for production and Engineering departments.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Design, set-up and operate a variety of machines to manufacture intricate close tolerance tooling, jigs, fixtures and gauges to aid and improve accuracy and efficiency within the Assembly and Engineering departments.
  • Work closely with the Engineering department in the design and manufacture of research and development projects.
  • Performs production-machining and laser etching duties to specified criteria on engineering prints, work orders or standard work instructions.
  • Conducts First Article Inspections as required within the department.
  • Performs or initiates any cleaning on machines or housekeeping within the machine shop department.
  • Works with minimal or no supervision.
  • Follows all safety training requirements for the position. Notifies management and or the Safety Officer of any unsafe work conditions.


Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required in addition to trade school education in tool room functions and/or experience in tooling and fixture design 
  • Basic CNC machine programming skills required



Knowledge and Skill Requirements/Specialized Courses and/or Training:

Knowledge of machining processes, shop mathematics and material properties.


Machine, Tools, and/or Equipment Skills:

Set-up and operate lathes, mills manual and CNC, grinders, Laser marking machines and measuring equipment.

Arthrex 2023 Benefits

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Company-Provided Life Insurance
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Supplemental Insurance Plans (Accident, Cancer, Hospital, Critical Illness)
  • Matching 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Annual Bonus
  • Wellness Incentive Program
  • Free Onsite Medical Clinics
  • Free Onsite Lunch
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Trip of a Lifetime
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Paid Time Off
  • Volunteer PTO
  • Employee Assistance Provider (EAP)



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Greenville
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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