Tool & Die Repair in Detroit, MI at L&W Engineering

Date Posted: 10/15/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Tool & Die Journeyman to join our team at Oakland Stamping.

This is second shift, and is a full time, direct hire position with competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits.


  • Studies specifications such as blueprints, sketches, models, or descriptions and visualizes product to determine materials required and machines to be used to fabricate parts and make repairs
  • Measures, marks and scribes metal stock for machining
  • Die welding
  • Sets up and operates machines tools such as lathes, milling machines, blanchard and surface grinder to machine parts and verify conformance of machined parts to specifications
  • Lists machined parts and positions and secures parts on surface plate or worktable
  • Smooth flat and contoured surfaces to fit and assemble parts together into assemblies and mechanisms
  • Verifies dimensions, alignments and clearances
  • Perform hand operations involved in producing jigs, fixtures, tools and dies. Uses hand tools of the trade
  • Determine specifications for inspection of work, using full range of precision measuring and gauging tools to perform inspection before, during and after machining
  • Able and willing to work any shift assigned
  • Participates in continuous improvement
  • Conforms to TS16949 and ISO-14001standards and procedures

Job Requirements

  • Journeyman Toolmaker or equivalent of six years experience.
  • Tier1 experience preferred
  • Automotive experience needed
  • Strong organizational and communication skills