Our client located in St.Thomas Ontario, has an immediate opening for a  Tool and Die Maker.

Wage: $36.50/hr

Shift: 3 shift rotation every 2 weeks


  • Contribute to continuous improvement and cost reduction activities.
  • Read and interpret engineering drawings and specifications of tools, dies, prototypes or models.
  • Builds, services, maintains, repairs, installs and tests new or existing equipment or tooling, and verifies conformance to specifications.
  • Troubleshooting of process problems and completes quality improvements as required to maintain part standards of quality.
  • Prepare templates and sketches, and determine work processes.
  • Compute dimensions and tolerances and set up machine tools.
  • Inspect, maintain, repair and modify designated machinery, equipment, process and facilities as assigned.
  • Test completed tools, dies, jigs or fixtures for proper operation.
  • Fit and assemble or disassemble parts using hand tools
  • Machine, fit and assemble casting and other parts to make precision models of required shape such as metal patterns, core boxes and match plates.
  • Monitor and participate in ensuring all Key Performance Indicators (Safety, Quality and Productivity) are being achieved.
  • Complete preventative maintenance on equipment and keep maintenance records to identify weakness in design.
  • Assist in developing and/or updating preventive maintenance procedures
  • Communicate information throughout shift and at shift exchange.
  • Carries out preventative maintenance procedures as laid out by the manufacturer’s specifications.
  • Co-ordinate activities of apprentices, helpers and assigned contractors.
  • Support cross-functional repairs to equipment that includes Electrical, Mechanical, and Tooling provided it could be done safely.
  • Operate lifting devices (overhead bridge cranes, fork/combi-lifts, and man-lifts such as scissor lifts and genie booms) as required.


  • Grade 12 diploma.
  • Tool and Die Certificate of Qualification (430A) or Mould Maker Certificate of Qualification (431A).
  • Minimum two years of experience as an Industrial Journeyman.


Please submit resumes to chris@halliwellconsulting.com including salary expectations and availability or contact Chris Halliwell @ 1 877-737-6562 extension 108.

Job Number 1779