Tool & Die Maker

  (#12490) - Central Connecticut
Industry: Metal Stamping

United Employment Group is seeking a Tool & Die Maker in Central Connecticut.


The Tool & Die Maker applies knowledge of tool and die design and construction, shop mathematics, metal properties and layout, machining, and assembly procedures to repair and fabricate dies.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Maintains, troubleshoots, and debugs progressive and multislide tooling.
  • Repair of any machines parts .
  • Builds dies, replacement parts, gauges and special
  • Plans out jobs and routes throughout
  • Orders and expedites materials and
  • Performs in-process
  • Assist in set-up and operation as Evaluates any problems with presses, feeds, etc.
  • Completes safety inspections on tools prior to sending
  • Installs tool sensors when applicable.


  • Must be able to operate all tool room equipment including, but not limited to, lathes, milling machines, surface grinders, jig grinders, drill presses,
  • Must be able to read
  • Must be familiar with ISO/QS/TS
  • Must have a working knowledge of
  • Must have knowledge of the application of steels and carbides
  • Must be flexible in working


Education and Experience:
  • High School Diploma
  • Must have completed a formal Tool and Die Maker Apprenticeship program and possess a journeyman's certificate; equivalent work experience and/or tool and die related courses accepted.
  • Previous tool room experience (5 years minimum).


Physical Demands:
  • Must be able to lift 40
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