Die Maker With CNC Experience

Shift: 1st Shift

Location: Lake Forest , IL

Pay: Decided on Experience

Job Id#: 16698

Job Description:

  • Candidate will be required to program, operate and maintain CNC mills
  • Build and maintain small to medium progressive dies, including forming, draw, coining and compound dies
  • Candidate must maintain die records along with timing information
  • Overtime will be necessary at times
  • Must work well with others


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Familiar with the Quality Policy and Objectives ISO 9001-2015
  • Build and troubleshoot new tooling per design requirements.
  • Modify existing tooling per customer changes and requirements.
  • Maintain, troubleshoot, and repair tooling for continued operations of production orders.
  • Perform changeovers on multiple part tooling.
  • Support multiple company departments with any tooling needs.
  • Communicate with department manager on status of work.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines in a dynamic environment
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed
  • Accurate time keeping for each job
  • Following instructions per shop traveler or other instructions
  • Report press/ die problems to supervisor, reporting of actual or potential product quality issues to QA or Supervisor
  • Stopping production when known or suspected nonconforming conditions exist



  • High School Diploma and TMA certificate or equivalent
  • Minimum of 5 years of Tool and Die experience
  • Experience working in Manufacturing industry
  • Knowledge and operation of all tool room equipment safely and efficiently.
  • Ability to follow procedures and instructions per ISO requirements
  • Good written & verbal skills in English; Spanish Bilingual is a plus
  • Ability and willingness to work overtime when necessary
  • Must be able to work as a team member and not only as an individual


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