The Reliable Automatic Sprinkler Co., Inc.
  • 26-Oct-2017 to 24-Dec-2017 (EST)
  • Toolroom
  • Liberty, SC, USA
  • Full Time

Medical, Dental, 401k, Life, AD&D, Paid Vacation/PTO/Holidays, Shift Differential ($1.50/hr)

Liberty, SC

Reliable Automatic Sprinkler Co. is a world leader in the manufacture of fire sprinklers and related system valves as well as a major distributor of a full line of fire sprinkler system components and fabricated piping solutions to the fire sprinkler industry since 1920.  Today, Reliable is in its fourth generation of Fee Family leadership and has been employees who have served more than 25 years, enhancing its team-family tradition and ability to offer significant stable, long-term career opportunities. 

Are you interested in being part of team atmosphere who plays a crucial role of the fire protection industry's goal of saving lives and reducing property?  We have an opportunity for you!     


The Toolmaker creates and designs machine parts by analyzing specifications, metal stock, setting-up and operating machine tools, and fit and assemble parts, and repair cutting tools, jigs, fixtures, gauges, and miscellaneous components using appropriate Tool Room equipment to complete the job in the most efficient manner.  

 Duties and Responsibilities

  • Analyzes work orders, blueprints, sketches, models, and/or descriptions to visualize shape of a part or tool and determine material required
  • Inputs dimensions, plan layout, and determines assembly method of sequence of operation
  • Responsible for heat treating all parts
  • Cuts, shapes, and trims prototypes to specified length or shape by using appropriate Tool Room equipment
  • Layout stock for machining
  • Sets up and operates machine tools such as milling machine, shaper, and grinder, to machine parts and verifies conformance of machined parts to specifications
  • Inspects and verifies dimensions, alignments and clearances
  • Responsible for setting up and running water jets
  • Examines current or previously used dies, tools, jigs and fixtures and recommends design modifications regarding construction and function of part
  • Develops specifications from general descriptions for specialty tools and draws or sketches design of product
  • Promote a safe workplace by performing all tasks in a safe and thoughtful manner in compliance with all rules, procedures, instructions, devices, equipment and use of appropriate personal protective equipment. Maintain vigilance for any hazardous conditions or practices in the workplace and immediately report any unsafe condition or practice to your supervisor.
  • Performs other duties as directed

 Skills and Competencies

  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
  • Outstanding organization and documentation skills
  • Strong critical thinking skills using logic and analysis to identify strengths and weaknesses
  • Prioritize and complete a variety of tasks in a timely manner
  • Excellent verbal, written and reading comprehension skills
  • Possesses a strong commitment to team environment while working well with others
  • Well-versed in analyzing and interpreting blueprints, sketches, models, and/or descriptions
  • Knowledge of design techniques, tools and principles
  • Ability to apply understanding of machine systems to design, fabricate, maintain, and identify improvement possibilities
  • Working knowledge of machine troubleshooting problems and determine solutions
  • Knowledge of hand tools and large scale machines
  • Solid understanding of mathematics and the ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry
  • Ability to hold a tolerance as close as + - .0002
  • Well-versed in hydraulics, welding, pneumatics, brazing and soldering
  • Proficient in CNC equipment
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, CMM systems, 3D Modeling, and CAD Software Systems

  Work Environment and Physical Demands

  • The physical environment requires the employee to work in a non-climate controlled manufacturing environment.
  • Ability to be punctual and attend work on a regular and consistent basis
  • The person in this position needs to wear appropriate safety clothing and shoes when needed. This includes safety glasses, lift belts and steel toe shoes etc.
  • Ability to perform repetitive rotation and movement of hands and wrists quickly and efficiently
  • Must have good dexterity and hand/eye coordination
  • Regularly works near moving mechanical parts
  • Must be able to stand for 60% of the time
  • Occasionally will be expected to lift large materials not to exceed 60 pounds


  • Associates Degree in Machine Tool & Die and/or Toolmaker Journeyman's Card
  • 5+ years' experience as a Tool & Die Maker


We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Reliable Automatic Sprinkler., Inc. recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent.

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