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Tool and Die Technician - 2nd Shift

Company: Tenneco
Location: Skokie
Posted on: September 19, 2023

Job Description:

Tenneco is one of the world's leading designer, manufacturers and marketers of automotive products for original equipment and aftermarket customers, with approximately 78.000 team members working at more than 300 sites worldwide. Through our four business groups, Motorparts, Ride Performance, Clean Air and Powertrain, Tenneco is driving advancements in global mobility by delivering technology solutions for diversified global markets, including light vehicle, commercial truck, off-highway, industrial, motorsport and the aftermarket.

Job Title:


Initial Value Stream:

Tooling Operations

Initial Department:


Shift & Schedule:

1st, 6:00am - 2:30pm; Mon - Fri

Reports to:

Jorge Bahena, Tool Room Supervisor

FLSA Status:

Hourly Non-Exempt

Post Date:


Posting ID:


General Summary

Maintain efficient and safe operations of all equipment, machinery and building facilities to support the DRIV manufacturing plant. This Team Member is a subject matter expert that c ompletes duties of an advanced technical and/or mechanical nature that require specific training, licenses or certifications. Notify the Operations Supervisor of any occurrences that negatively impact production. Adhere to safety, health, and environmental guidelines.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities

Essential Functions

  • Provide technician support to manufacturing maintenance and repair. This includes the areas of Robotics, CNC, Tooling, Wire EDM, Facilities, Mechanical, Electrical, Machine Operations or Tool & Die. Must meet specific training requirements to complete assigned work.
  • Perform preventive maintenance as scheduled and pursuant to work safety requirements. Complete job safety checklists and take appropriate action to ensure safety for the equipment and building.
  • Locate, trouble shoot and repair breakdowns of machinery and other equipment to reduce production downtime . Make repairs and updates to the building facility including electrical, carpentry, plumbing, HVAC and painting.
  • Promptly report quality problems and shut down the equipment or operational area if unable to resolve.
  • Identify process and equipment inefficiencies and suggest improvements.
    Non-Essential Functions
    • Other tasks and assignments consistent with knowledge and training.

      Job Requirements

      Education Requirement

      Successful completion of high school or general education equivalent.

      Physical Requirements

      The below requirements are for all job titles within this family, but may differ between each individual position:
      • Climb/Balance: Frequently required.
      • Stooping: Regularly required.
      • Kneeling: Occasionally required.
      • Crouch/Crawl: Occasionally required.
      • Bending: Regularly required.
      • Standing: Regularly required.
      • Handle Materials: Regularly required.
      • Manipulate Objects: Regularly required.
      • Vision: Ability to see objects up close or at a distance, in color, adjust focus, and use peripheral vision regularly.
      • Lifting: continuously lifting objects weighing 5lb - 40lb, frequently lifting objects 40lb - 60lb, occasionally lifting objects weighing up to 100lb.
        Initial Duties Summary

        This Technician's starting job duties will include repairing, maintaining, and troubleshooting dies in the tool room and at punch presses, as well as performing changeovers per production requirements.

        The preceding job description is intended to provide general guidelines and parameters for the job and is not intended to be a comprehensive, detailed description of the job. The manager and the employee should mutually establish detailed job expectations.

        An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

        Nearest Major Market: Chicago

Keywords: Tenneco, Skokie , Tool and Die Technician - 2nd Shift, Professions , Skokie, Illinois

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