Tool and Die Maker – Performance Forge – Montebello, CA

  • Full Time
  • Montebello, CA
  • Applications have closed
  • Full Time
  • Montebello, CA
  • Applications have closed

Performance Forge

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$20 – $25 an hour

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    • High school or equivalent (Required)

    • US work authorization (Required)

Full Job Description

Primary duties consist of supporting manufacturing and engineering in the setup, fabrication, and repair of critical manufacturing tooling (dies, jigs, fixtures, gauges, etc.) used for the manufacturing of automotive and aerospace aluminum forgings. The Tool and Die Maker must be able to manage the inventory of tooling, place requisitions for tooling supplies, purge unused tooling on a regular predetermined schedule, and set up tooling for production according to the production schedule. Work includes monitoring production tooling and tooling documentation for quality and accuracy. Must follow all production and engineering documentation. The role requires the ability to follow moderately complex production floor and engineering practices and procedures.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Includes the following: (Other duties may be assigned)

  • Review and repair critical and complex forge tooling
  • Evaluate and improve standard tooling operating procedures
  • Maintain tooling and other tool area inventory and supplies
  • Review tooling setup forms for engineering
  • Setup tooling for production use
  • Maintain a clean and safe working environment for tool setup
  • Support engineering, production, and quality, as well as other business units
  • Inspect and maintain tooling
  • Complete periodic audits of tools and tooling forms
  • Review tool breakage and assist in brainstorming solutions
  • Manage and perform tooling repairs
  • Housekeeping of working area
  • Understand and follow all safety rules and protocols
  • Implement company mission and vision statements
  • Abide by all company policies

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $20.00 – $25.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime


  • High school or equivalent (Required)


  • Overhead Crane: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Tool & Die Repair: 3 years (Preferred)

Work Location: One location


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Performance Forge

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