Production Team Member (Tooling Preparation Operator) - SEKISUI Aerospace

SEKISUI Aerospace

Orange City, IA, US

Job Description

This Job is a beginner to intermediate level of Production Tooling Tech.  This person must be able to work carefully and have a high attention to detail.  This person will work with multiple molds, fixtures, tools and their components.   The Production Tool Technician will work with their hands and stand, using hand tools to maintain molds fixtures and other tooling for production use. This person will need to be able to communicate with other Technicians and Engineers any concerns or issues that they see in order to keep making parts off the tools at a high quality.

Essential Functions:  Essential functions, including how an individual is to perform them and the frequency with which the tasks are performed; the tasks must be part of the job function and truly necessary or required to perform the job.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform these essential functions.

Desired Qualifications:

Required Qualifications

  • Training on proper use of mold cleaners, and Mold sealers
  • Training on proper use of DA’s and Die grinders
  • Training on proper use of Dry Ice blasting equipment.
  • Observant personality.
  • Exposure to industrial manufacturing a plus
  • Familiarity with different molding processes beneficial.
  • Valid Iowa driver’s license.
  • Flexibility to alter work schedule to occasionally work around production schedules.

Application Instructions:

An exciting aerospace career awaits you in our manufacturing facility in Orange City, Iowa. Apply to join the SEKISUI Aerospace team today!


Day Shift: Monday – Friday, 7:00 AM – 3:30 PM, additional overtime hours as needed

Swing Shift: Monday – Friday, 3:30 PM – 12:00 AM, additional overtime hours as needed

Night Shift: Sunday – Thursday, 10:00 PM – 6:30 AM, additional overtime hours as needed


  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Rx, Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Company Sponsored 401k
  • PTO (Paid Time Off)
  • Tuition Reimbursement

SEKISUI Aerospace is a Drug Free workplace.

Pre-employment drug screen required.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmation Action Employer

SEKISUI Aerospace provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.




  • Work with Manufacturing and tooling Quality to inspect the tools needed for the product being developed.
  • Understand the needs of Manufacturing
  • Use of Die grinders, Dual Action Sanders, files, stones and dry ice blasting equipment.
  • Use of Hand tools is necessary.

Computer Skills

  • Proficient computer skills.

Working Conditions

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles and vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to precarious places and toxic or caustic chemicals. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate requiring hearing protection in certain areas.   

Required PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)

PPE is provided by SEKISUI Aerospace based on the employee’s position and exposure.

Other Duties

This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change or new ones may be assigned at any time with or without notice.

Location: Orange City, IA

Experience: Two year technical degree or 2 years' experience preferred. Completed training in proper software structure and techniques.

Education: High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred.

Type: Full Time-Quatro

Shift: Day / Swing / Night Shift

Open: Friday January 8th

Close: Sunday January 31st 2021