Ram EDM Operator/Programmer - Day Shift

Pace Industries Saint Charles, MO
Who we are and what we do:

Pace Industries is North America's leading full-service die casting manufacturer. Our mission is to provide uncommon, creative die casting and support solutions that contribute to the success of our customers. Our die cast parts are used in automobiles, motorcycles, generators, snow mobiles, lawn mowers, washing machines, power hand tools, BBQ grills, commercial lighting and many other well-known products. You can have a significant impact on our cultural transformation.

Patterson Mold & Tool, a division of Pace Industries, is a full-service tool and die facility that has serviced the die cast industry for more than 30 years. In 2008, our quality system received the AS9100 standard certification, which has allowed us to provide the aerospace industry with tooling and "fly-away parts." Both industries rely on our proficiency in using the latest technologies to machine complex parts and assemblies with speed and accuracy. We produce our tools with proven machining techniques on modern equipment including continuous 5-axis machines.


Electrical discharge machine (EDM) operator and programmer will be responsible Ram EDM. Ram EDM sinks the shape that is on the electrode part way into the workpiece. The common types of electrode materials used are graphite (for ease of machining and wearability) and copper tungsten (for fine finish requirements).

Duties and Responsibilities:

* Program, set up, and operate RAM EDM machine

* Perform routine machine maintenance

* Ability to read and comprehend moderately complex instructions, short correspondence, and memos.

* Ability to communicate with supervisors and other employees of the organization.

* Basic PC operation and file manipulation

* Maintain a clean work area

* Perform daily machine maintenance

Positions Requirements:

* Highs school diploma or GED required.

* 3 + Years' experience preferred

* Experience with Charmilles EDM machines

* Proficient in the use of basic measurement tools such as micrometers, calipers, indicators, etc.

* Proficient in blue print reading.

Please note that the duties and requirements described herein are intended to represent general contents of this job. This is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties and responsibilities.

Pace Industries has a strong commitment to the principle of diversity, and in that spirit, seeks a broad spectrum of candidates including women, minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities. Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodations in the application process should notify the hiring department by the application deadline.