Die Technician/Tool and Die Maker – 2nd. & 3rd. Shift – Pridgeon and Clay – Grand Rapids, MI

Pridgeon and Clay

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    • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

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A qualified candidate will possess ability to work with progressive, transfer, compound, hand-feed OR feinblank dies. Experience in at least one is desirable. However, transfer experience is preferred. Candidates that have obtained a Tool & Die Journeyman Certificate or a minimum of 10 years of experience in Tool & Die within the metal stamping industry will get serious consideration. $26-$31/hour plus if you work an off shift a generous shift premium..

Qualified candidates will possess the following Minimum Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Completion of an Associate’s Degree in Tooling & Manufacturing (or similar program) or completion of a college-based or apprenticeship-based Tool & Die or Technician program or certificate
  • Ability to train, teach, and assess other Die Technician trainees in the Career Path program, working well and leading and mentoring in a team environment
  • Experience in the prototype or tool & die trade, specifically making, repairing, setting up, trouble-shooting and running dies
  • Proven ability to work with progressive, transfer, compound, hand-feed or feinblank dies.
  • Skilled in machine shop and machining operations, including welding
  • Proven ability to assist with managing projects and resources effectively, including detailed documentation on tooling issues and component prints
  • Excellent problem-solving and trouble-shooting skills
  • Ability to pass written and practical tests to obtain company hi-lo and crane license
  • Proven mechanical inclination, general math and manufacturing knowledge, and trouble-shooting skills through standardized assessments
  • Computer literacy
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds
  • An excellent work record, including attendance

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $1.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Work Location: One location


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