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As a driver of innovation, Viega is one of the most important technology leaders in the installation industry. We develop intelligent systems and integrated digital solutions. Quality is incorporated into everything we do. We believe that this is about much more than supplying pipelines. We turn spaces into living rooms: More comfortable. More intelligent. More secure. More sustainable.

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Associate Tool & Die Maker - 2nd shift

Job-ID: 12838; Location(s): McPherson, KS 



Supports the Viega Machine Shop’s mission of producing precision tooling that supports our manufacturing operations.  This position will set-up and operate a variety of computer-controlled and mechanically-controlled machine tools to produce precision metal parts, instruments and tools of the highest quality standards.  This position will regularly interact and problem solve with cross-functional team members across Viega.



  • Translate the information from blueprints, sketches, specifications and CAD/CAM files to the production of precision tools & dies.
  • Compute and verify dimensions, sizes, shapes, and tolerances of workpieces.
  • Ability to set up, operate, and conversationally program conventional, manual, and computer-numeric controlled (CNC) machines and equipment.
  • File, grind and adjust parts so that they fit together properly.
  • Quality check completed tools and dies to ensure that they meet specifications.
  • Smooth and polish the surfaces of tools and dies.
  • Works cooperatively with a wide variety of Viega departments and outside vendors.
  • Preparing raw materials and tools prior to machining, cutting or deburring.



  • Attends meetings as required and/or assigned.
  • Performs other duties as required and/or assigned


Special Job Dimensions

  • Will be required to travel up to 20%, including international travel.



Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Experience in programming and operation of CNC equipment, including 5-axis machining.
  • Experience in fixture and design methods of manufacturing complex parts
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and CAD/CAM drawings
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize to manage multiple projects/assignments.
  • Ability to work independently and make competent decisions.
  • Strong communication skills to facilitate understanding and problem-solving with cross-functional teams and colleagues.
  • Attention to detail.


Education, Certification/License & Work Experience

  • High-School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Vocational Certification Preferred


Equivalent combinations of education and experience may be considered.


Your contact person:

Kristi Davis  - -  

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