Tool & Die Maker

  • MPI Products
  • Deerfield, WI, USA
  • May 10, 2018
Full time Manufacturing Skilled Labor

Job Description

SCOPE: Plan, lay out and perform all bench and machine operations to construct, alter and repair intricately designed and constructed tools, dies, fixtures, gauges, etc.


  • Construct and repair new and existing dies, fixtures, gauges, etc.
  • Construct replacement die parts.
  • Set-up and operate all department equipment (includes turning, grinding, milling, drilling and cutoff machines, cutting tools, etc.).
  • May act as lead on given tooling projects interacting with Engineering, Manufacturing and coordinating Tool Room activities in the construction and repair of new and existing dies.
  • May occasionally do development and experimental work.
  • Ensure quality workmanship and dimensional accuracy of assigned work.
  • Maintain a clean, safe and efficient work area.
  • Assist with the training of new or inexperienced personnel.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • High school diploma or GED/HSED.
  • Excellent math skills (Adding, subtracting, multiplying, dividing, geometry, decimals).
  • Journey-level status or equivalent experience.
  • Experience and/or education and demonstrated ability to read and interpret blueprints and precision gauges.
  • Must have own toolmaker tools or be willing to purchase.
  • Demonstrated good attendance and performance per WF standards.


  • Must work consistently within +/- .0001 tolerances.
  • Ability to communicate effectively (verbal & written)
  • Good interpersonal skills, ability to work within a team


  • Stand in one place 70% of the day.
  • Stand in one place up to 3 hours at any one time.
  • Sit up to 1 hour at a time.
  • Using 2 hands lift and carry up to 75 pounds.
  • Lift from floor up to 4 feet height.

APPLY: In person at 54 Golf Drive or 101 N. Grand Ave., Deerfield, WI or apply on line.