Typical job profiles at our company

What does the job of our CNC tool grinders entail? What does a logistics worker do?

To give you an idea of what awaits you at our company, below you will find brief profiles of typical jobs with us.

CNC tool grinder (m/f/x)

The area of CNC grinding is where our acknowledged specialists produce our high-quality solid carbide tools. They are responsible for the quality level of the products. That is why we employ absolute professionals to work with our CNC grinding machines. The scope of duties also includes programming. Our employees use state-of-the-art measurement technology to check and document tool quality.

Other typical activities:

  • Checking tool geometry on the basis of work instructions, and correcting it if necessary
  • Working with SAP and plant data collection
  • Remedying simple fault reports
  • Carrying out set-up and adjustment work
  • Adapting machine programs independently
  • Carrying out simulations and test runs

Logistics worker (m/f/x)

Our logistics department is mainly responsible for ensuring that our customers receive our tools in the shortest time – expertly packed, marked and labelled. Our warehouse and logistics employees therefore bear great responsibility.

In the packaging area, their first task is to check the marking and labelling of the tools. Then they pack them and pass them on to dispatch.

Our employees in commissioning put individual tools into storage and book them in using the inventory control system. They also commission order positions. In addition, they initiate assembly work and process it. Their tasks also include transferring and scrapping stock and the annual inventory.

A large number of different tasks are carried out in dispatch. This is where various customer specifications in terms of packaging, shipment methods or shipping service providers converge. Our employees commission grouped consignments and put together complete deliveries. They reconcile delivery papers with order items and ensure adherence to customer specifications.

Other typical tasks:

  • Booking tools into SAP
  • Sealing packages
  • Handling outgoing goods

Customer service clerk (m/f/x)

Our customer service team is in direct contact with our customers in relation to all matters. Creating and processing quotations, master data maintenance and availability checks all fall within our employees’ area of responsibility. They look after our customers in Germany and abroad, our field sales force employees and the contact persons for the MAPAL subsidiaries and distributors.

Other typical tasks:

  • Determining delivery dates
  • Following up on quotes and monitoring deadlines
  • Calculating simple tools
  • Entering orders
  • Managing customer portals

Circular grinding worker (m/f/x)

Our employees in the area of circular grinding are responsible for all activities surrounding grinding processes. They check the machine settings on the basis of work instructions and drawings and correct them if necessary. They carry out a great deal of set-up work and programming. They produce blanks with the specified dimensions and tolerances and check them afterwards using various measuring devices and measurement technologies.

Other typical activities:

  • Measuring grinding wheels and replacing them if necessary
  • Rectifying mechanical faults
  • Producing reports
  • Multi-machine operation
  • Carrying out optimisation work
  • Checking whether remnant materials can be reused and processing them into stock if appropriate