Norstar Aluminum Molds has a first shift opportunity for an experienced Pattern Maker. Apply for this opportunity to join our team today!
Perform all machine and bench operations to construct, alter and repair patterns and core boxes for intricately designed and/or large castings where a high degree of skill and extensive knowledge of patternmaking and foundry practices are required.
Visualize molding sequences, plan and lay out patterns to facilitate most efficient production methods.
Calculate draft and shrinkage allowances for various metals.
Select and lay out materials, set-up and operate machines to make pattern components.
Assemble and finish work as well as maintain dimensions, contours and profiles, parting and core locations, strength of pattern, etc.
Work from drawings and specifications
Use scale, calipers, shrink rule, dividers, trammels, protractors, etc.
Take responsibility for quality workmanship and dimensional accuracy of assigned work. Completed patterns subject to final inspection and check.
**Pay based on experience**
|Job Category||Pattern Shop|