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Job Title:

Mechanical Tool Tech

Business Area:



Lexington, KY USA

Job ID:


Mechanical Tool Tech

The Lexmark Prototype Technology Center (PTC) has a large model shop with wide variety of equipment for creating precision prototype parts and models. This position is for a tool maker primarily to program, and operate an Omax Water Jet cutting machine or a 2000 watt Cincniatti laser cutting machine. . There will be opportunity to cross train in other areas of the shop over time. 

A successful candidate will have the following skills and capabilities:

  1. High work ethic
  2. Positive attitude
  3. Experience running a water jet cutting machine - preferred
  4. Capability to work from blueprints, sketches, and verbal instructions
  5. Designs and constructs tools, jigs, and fixtures for creating laser cut parts to meet engineering and manufacturing needs
  6. Tool making / model making experience - preferred
  7. Paint booth experience - preferred
  8. CAD/CAM experience - NX preferred


  1. Associates degree or apprenticeship as a tool maker 
  2. Ability to lift up to 55 lbs