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05/07/2024 | Immediate Hire

Tool and Die

  • Pay - Wages up to $35 per hour
  • Full Time
  • Springfield, OH

The Tool and Die role supports the tooling department and production department by machining parts to repair metal stamping dies and tooling.

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Job Responsibilities


Troubleshoots and repairs production dies and tools. Operates machinery (precision and hand tools) required to build necessary parts or repair parts. Knowledgeable in most toolroom machinery.

Precision Machinery Operation

Repair and install die sensor and safety devices. Lays out, fits, and assembles parts to make and repair cutting tools, jigs, fixtures, gauges, etc.

Cutting Tools Assembly

Studies blueprint to determine machining to be done and plans layout and process.

Blueprint Analysis and Machining Planning

Has knowledge of stamping dies (Blanking, forming, drawing) understands die timing, Pad travels, stripper and binder pad travels/pressures and timing.


In press and on bench (Toolroom) die troubleshooting is required.


In press die, sensor and tooling adjustments, troubleshooting and changes will be required.


Must have own measurement and hand tools to perform the required duties.


Tig (toolroom) welding experience is preferred but not required.


Must be able to work well and communicate with other shifts (verbal or written).


Must be able to work with production supervisors, team leads, and production associates.


Uses precision and non-precision measuring instruments/tools to verify dimensions and alignments.


Disassembles dies if necessary; to repair, sharpen, check clearances (cutting or forming) or strengthen die attributes.


Maintains clean and orderly work area.


Performs duties in a safe manner with attention to quality.


Operates forklift and overhead cranes.

Workplace Safety

Lock out/tag out is required to do press calls.


All other related duties as assigned by toolroom supervisor and management.

Job Requirements


High School Diploma or GED required.


Prior experience in manufacturing environment required. Experience with operations of various machinery (lathes, mills, grinders, etc.) required.


Steel-toed shoes and safety glasses required while performing duties in production areas.

Data Entry

Some computer literacy and data entry knowledge.

Additional Job Details

About McGregor

McGregor Metalworking takes great pride in its employees and is recognized in the communities we operate to be highly responsible citizens. Our culture is one that fosters an entrepreneurial spirit which continually leads to growth opportunities in our organization. We have an award-winning "Pay-For-Skills" training program that is NIMS accredited that allows you to earn more and take on more responsibility as we train you in the metal working trades.

Work Environment

Tool and Die work is primarily performed in a factory environment.

Physical Demands

The Tool and Die role requires frequent bending, stooping, stretching, and prolonged standing. May be required to lift up to 50 pounds continuously throughout an eight (8) hour shift. Requires normal vision and hearing range. Requires hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity.

Whether you partner with McGregor for a career, you can expect the following experience:

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