2nd Shift Tool & Die Maker

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00017893
Date Posted:Jun 10
Category:2 - Engineering & Manufacturing
Metro Area:

Our client in Warren, MI is in need of a Tool & Die Maker

Main duties and responsibilities:

  • Work from blueprints, drawings, layouts or other specifications to plan sequences of Operations for fabricating dies or assemblies
  • Visualize and compute dimensions, sizes, shapes and tolerances of assemblies, based upon specifications
  • Set up and operate conventional machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, CNC Machines and grinders to cut, bore, grind or otherwise shape parts to prescribed dimensions and finishes
  • File, grind, shim and adjust different parts to properly fit them together
  • Fit and assemble parts, repair or modify dies, gauges and tools using machine tools and hand tools
  • Inspect finished dies for smoothness, contour conformity and defects
  • Lift, position and secure machine parts on surface plates or worktables, using hoists, vises, V-blocks or angle plates
  • Measure, mark and scribe metal or plastic stock to lay out machining, using instruments such as protractors, micrometers, scribes and rulers
  • Cut, shape and trim blanks or blocks to specified lengths or shapes, using power saws, power shears, rulers and hand tools
  • Design jigs, fixtures and templates for use as work aids in the fabrication of parts or products
  • Set up and operate drill presses to drill and tap holes in parts for assembly
  • Perform incidental tasks as required to complete the larger task
  • Assist in Die Changes, First piece approval
  • Assist production with achieving customer requirements when necessary
  • Drive a hi-lo and/or operate overhead crane to transport dies as well as other heavy equipment
  • Other tasks, as assigned by management

Employment Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED)
  • Minimum 5 years' experience with die repair or new build
  • Journeyman's card in tool and die making or machining, with Deep Draw Experience preferred, not required
  • Welding experience preferred, not required
  • Basic knowledge of mathematics, algebra and physics


If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to submit your resume in Microsoft Word format to:

We treat all resumes with strict confidentiality. We will always contact you first before submitting your resume to our client(s) for review. If you do not receive correspondence, you are not a fit for this position.

At Venteon our talent acquisition team is proud to provide our clients with the most qualified Accounting & Finance, Engineering, IT and Administrative talent in the industry today.