Tool Room Team Lead

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San Diego, CA
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Duties of Position

Manage all tool room activities supervising daily operations, solving technical issues, maintaining tool history and implementing safety rules to ensure customer specifications are met and tools are ready for production in a safe, timely and cost-effective manner. Assists in maintaining the MAXIMO and ERP database. Directs and coaches tool room personnel, assigning and scheduling tasks and projects, completing effective tool repairs and efficient new tool builds, and mentoring the growth and professional development of tool room personnel. Works closely with tooling and manufacturing engineers along with production supervisors to improve plant safety, part quality, line productivity and tool performance. Manages tool room consumables ensuring proper stock for cutting tools and holders, replacement details for tools, jigs and fixtures, and spare parts for tool room equipment

Required Skills & Experience

Three (3) years recent experience as a warehouse specialist, inventory specialist, and/or familiarity with maintenance and care of tools.

This position requires a Secret US DoD security clearance.

Preferred Skills

Excellent attention to detail


Must be able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing. Must be able to interface effectively with all levels of technical and management personnel. EOE M/F/Disability/Veteran ***When responding to this posting please reference job # SD22-26***

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*The majority of our positions require a DoD security clearance


Full-time employees are eligible for the following benefits enrollment from their date of hire:

  • Health Insurance - Centurum provides insurance for employee and dependent in a comprehensive package. Coverage for vision care is included. This option is available on a cost-sharing basis.
  • Dental Insurance - Available in conjunction with Health Insurance for an additional cost. Provides oral maintenance care for employee and dependent.
  • Basic Life Insurance - Company provided benefit for all full-time employees.
  • Supplemental Life Insurance - Optional life insurance coverage to employees at group rates.
  • Dependant Life Insurance - Optional coverage for dependents at a group rate.
  • Long Term Disability Insurance - Optional coverage available to employees at group rates.
  • Vacation and Sick Leave - Leave accrual is determined by length of service.
  • Holidays - The company observes ten paid holidays each year.
  • Retirement 401(k) Plan - Investments can be made into selected mutual funds under this plan. Employee is fully vested from plan entry date. The company may match employee contributions depending upon profit.

Centurum is an Equal Opportunity Employer, providing employment opportunities for all persons without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by U.S. law. Centurum makes reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities.