Wood Staffing is currently seeking qualified Tool and Die candidates to fill immediate positions with companies in the Michiana area. These positions include Tool and Die repair and Tool Makers. All jobs are temp to hire and interested candidates can call Wood Temporary Staffing at 574-234-6767 or 269-925-6767 to inquire, apply online or view our job board for all other opportunities that are available.


Immediate Openings:

2nd Shift – Tool & Die Maker

Wood Staffing is hiring for a growing Niles, MI company who offers a clean and friendly work environment with a competitive benefit package once hired in.  Experienced Tool & Die Maker needed for 1st shift.  Will work from 2:00pm – 12:00am Monday – Thursday with additional overtime as needed. Temp to hire position with wages ranging from $28/hr. – $32/hr. depending on experience with and additional $3/hr. shift premium.  Qualified candidates can contact Teresa at 574-968-1410 or 269-605-4018 with questions.

  • Build new dies and fixtures using prints, 3D models, and sketches
  • Design fixtures and jigs to aid in parts fabrication
  • Analyze blueprints and specifications, layout metal stock, and operate tool room machines and equipment
  • Adjust parts and die details by filing, grinding, and shimming to fit them together
  • Utilize measuring tools in building, modifying or reviewing finished parts for conformance to specifications
  • Troubleshoot completed dies to ensure that produced parts meet specifications and make adjustments as needed
  • Repair or requisition, replacement parts, tools or hardware as needed
  • Journeyman Tool & Die Maker/Repair is preferred
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints/3D models and have working knowledge of quality inspection measurement tools
  • Experience operating tool room equipment including lathes, mills, grinders and saws with  CNC lathe and mill experience preferred
  • Forklift experience is a plus
  • Must be able to do physically demanding work that includes, sitting, standing, walking and lifting up to 50lbs during the entire shift
  • Must have good work record and reliable transportation

1st Shift Tool Maker (Full or Part Time)

  • Make, repair, and maintain tool, dies, and fixtures
  • Fabricate tools utilizing various machining techniques to shape and refine tool segments
  • Assemble and integrate manufactured parts into tools and dies, ensuring proper fit and functionality
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose issues related to dies, tools, and fixtures
  • Analyze and address issues affecting die functionality, such as wear, corrosion, or damage
  • Operate tool room equipment and machinery, and perform bench work, fitting, and assembly work within tolerances
  • Journeyman Card Toolmaker or equivalent experience preferred
  • Proficiency in reading and interpreting engineering drawings, blueprints, and technical specifications, as well as using precision measurement tools
  • Solid understanding of metal properties, heat treatment, and material selection
  • Effective communication and collaboration skills within a team environment

Temp to Hire position starting out at $25.00/hr. Depending on experience. Qualified candidates please call Carrie at 269-605-4133. Hours: 7:00 AM to 3:30 PM Monday – Friday with overtime as needed.  Optional Part time with flexible scheduling 24-32 hours per week


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