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Graham Architectural Products Die Setter

York, PA, US, 17402

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope
Architectural Glass & Metal


Job ID:  334240

For more than 50 years, Graham Architectural Products, a CRH company, has been producing, delivering and standing behind the highest quality and most innovative commercial and architectural grade products and services in the fenestration industry.


Nature & Scope:


Responsible for mounting dies or drill fixtures in the machines, while following proper safety procedures. Also machining parts while not setting dies.


Specific Job Responsibilities & Duties:


•    Lock out machinery before die changes
•    Safely mount dies for production purposes
•    Lubricate dies before mounting (when needed)
•    Make sure machinery is working properly and all guards are in place (on machinery and dies) before the machine is turned over to production.
•    Check each die for proper set up
•    Put all dies and drill fixtures back in their proper places when finished with them
•    Inform Supervisor of any safety or repair problems needed on machinery or dies
•    Follow production schedules for machining small jobs when needed
•    Assist Supervisor in logging locations for new tooling
•    Inform Supervisor of material problems
•    Perform preventative maintenance on machinery as needed
•    Perform weekly press inspections as needed
•    Is safety conscious about own work
•    Uses required personal protective equipment
•    Performs routine housekeeping of area
•    Use tow motor or other equipment to retrieve dies for production and to put dies away after production is completed.  




•    High School Diploma / GED required


•    Training will be completed on the job (includes tow motor training within 1st three months)
•    Machining experience a plus


•    Fork Lift – Training Provided


•    Must be able to count, read, and write
•    Accurately use a tape measure
•    Read machine drawings
•    Computer literate
•    Mechanically inclined
•    Use “Lock Out, Tag Out” procedures


Dominant Physical Requirements & Essential Job Functions:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform 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 frequently required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear or smell. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50+ pounds and push/pull die weights of 100 lbs. – 400 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. 


What CRH Americas Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • 401k with company match
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion


About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


Graham Architectural Products, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH family!


CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


 EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link


Graham Architectural Products is an E-Verify Employer.




Date Posted:  Sep 23, 2021

Nearest Major Market: York PA
Nearest Secondary Market: Lancaster

Job Segment: Architecture, Machinist, Forklift, Engineering, Manufacturing