Tool and Die

  • ZF TRW
  • Midland, ON, Canada
  • Dec 06, 2018
Full time Manufacturing

Job Description

Are you up for the challenge?

The position requires a highly motivated, organized, and detail oriented individual to maintain progressive stamping dies. Key responsibilities include general repairs, troubleshooting, in press repairs and maintenance of progressive dies. Qualified candidates must possess a strong written and verbal communication skills and the ability to function within a larger team.

Minimum Job Requirements

  • Maintain good housekeeping and be familiar with and follow all safe operating procedures
  • Work rotating shifts and some overtime as required
  • Completed a 4 year apprenticeship program in Tool and Die
  • Certified Tool and Die Maker
  • High percentage work experience with progressive Die

Preferred Job Requirements:

  • Grade 12 Education
  • Physically fit
  • Ability to read and write
  • Able to work as a team
  • Good Mathematical Skill
  • 5 years experience related to progressive dies, jibs and fixtures
  • Have own tools
  • Capable of working alone or with little supervision
  • Able to trouble shoot and do repairs in a timely manner
  • Knowledge of machinery in the tool room and flexible in using it
  • Capable of performing within tight tolerances
  • Credentials (certificates, licenses, memberships, courses, etc.)Tool and Die Maker Trade Certification; Tool and Die Maker Red Seal Certificate

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment; Handling heavy loads; Manual dexterity; Attention to detail; Hand-eye co-ordination; Standing for extended periods

Benefits: As per collective agreement, Disability Benefits, Medical Benefits, Dental Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Pension Plan Benefits, Vision Care Benefits

Opportunity for training and a high standard of health and safety.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $30.09 /hour


  • die: 5 years (Required)


  • Certified Tool and Die Maker (Required