Tool Room Technician

Huntsville, AL |Full Time
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Position Description

Dynetics Technical Solutions (DTS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Dynetics, is seeking a Tool Room Technician to join a diverse team to create unique solutions for complex problems. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics provides responsive, cost-effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions.

The Tool Room Technician will be responsible for providing technical expertise within a team to develop and implement processes to meet tooling requirements for complex aerospace hardware.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Setting up tooling for CNC machines
  • Breaking down tooling after use and storing it in proper locations
  • Determining used tool condition and grading for re-use, regrind, or scrap
  • Using and interpreting tooling set-up sheets to locate and load proper tooling and holders 
  • Maintaining proper tooling inventory, considering usage and latest tooling revisions
  • Maintaining tooling budget
  • Keeping all tooling and tool room clean, neat, and organized
  • Monitoring tool usage, paying particular attention to abnormal usage/breakage
  • Offering suggestions relative to job improvements
  • Working with requisitioners to order new tooling

Basic Qualifications

Candidates must possess a High School diploma, GED, or equivalent experience.

Candidates must have at least (5) five years of experience working in a machine shop tool room or as a CNC machinist in a manufacturing environment.

Candidate must be able to use a variety of measuring instruments and shop math.

Candidate must be able to use computer to maintain spreadsheets, and retrieve tooling prints using Agile software

Candidates must be able to work well within a team environment

Candidates must be a resident of the North Alabama area or willing to relocate to the Huntsville - North Alabama, AL area

Other Qualifications

Preference shown to candidates who have experience and/or working knowledge of:

  • Tool and cutter grinding
  • Experience with 5S/Lean Manufacturing concepts
  • Experience utilizing tool presetters




Security Requirements

Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Secret Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Secret Clearance.

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