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Tool and Die Maker - Elgin


Job Summary

Dynacast LLC
Elgin, IL 60123
Manufacturing - Other
Job Type
Full Time
Years of Experience
2+ to 5 Years
Education Level

Tool and Die Maker - Elgin

About the Job

Dynacast is the world leader in precision die cast components. Put simply, we help forward-thinking companies the world over create more innovative, higher performing products.

Of course, we can only do this because we combine pioneering technology with the best people on the planet. People dedicated to getting the job done, no matter what. People who are both experts in their fields and hungry to learn more. People driven to succeed.

If this sounds like you, we should talk. Whether you’re fresh out of college and can’t wait to make a difference or a seasoned professional ready for your next challenge, we’re here to help you aim higher and go further.

Build your future with Dynacast — let’s get to work.

Our Tool Room currently has an excellent opportunity for an experienced Tool and Die Maker to work 2nd shift. 

Summary of Position
  • Develops, cuts, shapes or forms metal work pieces to specifications 
  • Repairs tools from blueprints
  • Works on large conventional machine tools
  • Responsible for plan and layout operations to construct, alter and repair a wide variety of complicated tools, fixtures, and dies
  • Responsible for following all safety procedures/regulations and keeping immediate work area clean
  • Assists in prioritizing repairs to ensure maximum production capabilities  
  • Operates EDM machines, lathes, grinders, CNC machines, etc


Preferred Qualifications
  • Certification from college or technical school
  • Minimum three years related tool room and machinery experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Must be familiar with precision measuring tools and have the ability to read blueprints.  
  • Must have knowledge of EDM machines.  
  • Experience with Die Casting or Plastic Injection Molding a plus.
Our comprehensive compensation package includes competitive salary, excellent benefits including, medical/dental/vision/life/LTD insurance,  401(k) w/ generous company match and vacation/ sick leave.



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