Baker Industries, Inc Tool Builder / Bridgeport Operator (Automotive) in Macomb, Michigan

Tool Builder / Bridgeport Operator (Automotive)

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We are hiring both day and night shifts!

Job description

Lays out, fabricates, assembles, and repairs jigs, fixtures, forms, templates, and related tooling used in manufacturing aerospace tooling.

Employment: Full-time

Duties and responsibilities

  • Examines blueprint (and MBD models) of part for which template, jig, fixture, or other tooling is to be built.

  • Calculates unspecified dimensions, and lays out design on assorted materials to establish and coordinate reference points and tooling holes, using measuring instruments, such as dividers and straightedges.

  • Sets up and operates variety of machines (lathes, Bridgeport, grinder, etc.) and shop equipment to cut, shape, and finish materials to specified dimensions.

  • Fits, aligns, and assembles tooling components, and measures tooling assembly for conformance to specifications, using precision measuring and checking instruments.

  • Joins assembly components, using bolts, pins, clamps, screws, rivets, or other method.

  • Repairs or reworks tools.

  • May draw sketches and prepare detailed instructions for fabricating or machining to be performed by other workers.

  • Maintains safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and regulations.

  • Maintains continuity among work shifts by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.

  • Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

  • Additional job duties as assigned


  • High School diploma or GED


Medical, dental, vision, life, short term disability, 401k and 401k match.