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Journeyman Toolmaker

Location: North of Chicago, IL
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $58,000.00 - $66,500.00
Date: 11/16/2018
Job ID: 02640626
Job Description
A 75 year old Progressive Die and Stamping Job Shop manufacturer is presently seeking a seasoned JOURNEYMAN TOOLMAKER to join their staff due to significant growth in their business.  It's a small (40 Employees) family owned and operated business / state-of-the-art manufacturing operation, utilizing the latest and greatest manufacturing equipment and tools.  They provide the engineering and design of their customers ideas from the prototype stage, all the way through to the final product. ISO certified and a non-union shop.  First Shift Position.

  • Must be a certified Journeyman Toolmaker
  • Must have at least 5 years of overall experience.  A seasoned toolmaker with a track record of successfully mentoring less experienced toolmakers would be terrific.
  • Must be able to make progressive tools from blue prints.
  • Must be able to maintain progressive dies, including forming, draw, coining, and compound dies.
  • Must be able to complete and maintain die records along with timing information.
  • Experience with die sensors, CAD software, SolidWorks, wire EDM, and CNC machining is a plus.

Full-time direct position.  The hourly rate will be between $28 to $32 / hour.  The company has been averaging 5 to 10 hours of overtime per week.  15 hours maximum on occasion - rarely. 

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