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Tool And Die Makers operate computer controlled machinery to create tools and die casts used to manufacture other products. These highly-skilled workers use CAD software to develop designs, operate and adjust machines, maintain raw material supplies, check product quality, and report to supervisors. Based on our collection of resume samples, Tool And Die Makers should demonstrate mechanical and technical skills, precision, stamina and teamwork. Those interested in a Tool And Die Maker position should make display of a high school diploma in their resumes and complete an apprenticeship program.

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1

Tool and Die Maker

Responsible for evaluating, designing, building and maintaining tooling within the Medical Device Manufacturing facility, including simple to complex automated tooling to meet requirements of production.

  • Named as Project Leader on multiple events.
  • Using Lean Manufacturing Concepts, participated in Kaizen events to improve production line efficiency
  • Coordinated the tool room in a state of "5S" compliance. Achieved trophy after one year of "5S" implementation.
Candidate Info
34
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
Voc
Technology
Automobile Mechanics
2

Tool and Die Maker / Machinist / Mechanic

Worked in the machine shop fabricating parts for both existing and newly designed equipment

  • Worked from engineering prints, sketches, and developed my own ideas as needed.
  • Set up, maintained, diagnosed problems and repaired production equipment.
  • Helped with hazardous waste operations when needed
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
18
years
at this job
AAS
Marketing
Repair And Technology
3

Tool and Die Maker

Utilized SolidWorks 2015 daily to verify dimensions, assemble, 3D modeled a mill table for T slot locations, designed that model to easily adapt to updates

  • Designed by pencil, modifications and improvements to existing tooling
  • Ran a manual Lathe to produce threaded shafts and location pins
  • Produced components for weld fixtures, like base plates, locating blocks, form dies, by running a Fryer 50 CNC mill 3 axis with conversational controls, G and M codes, on complicated vise set ups and on parallels
  • Used looping to cut a 2 inch radius, with a half inch ball end mill, in the X axis
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
Tool & Die Mold Making
AAS
Engineering Design & Drafting Technology
4

Tool and Die Maker Journeyman, Project Manager

Manage multiple and high-level projects while overseeing a staff of five or more employees to produce precision manufacturing products for the company's customers.

  • Receive designers' detailed drawings and enhance efficiency by thoroughly verifying and maintaining operations in order to reduce errors and rework.
  • Delegate assignments to the appropriate skilled staff to complete various portions of the project.
  • Answer questions and address all problems encountered during the manufacturing process of final product.
  • Assemble completed parts for the manufacturing of the customer's final end product.
  • Manage various projects coordinating production of final product by directing a team of designers and engineers to achieve the best possible end product while consistently achieving an early mass production date schedule.
  • Ensure customer satisfaction by pre-testing the final product on-site at the customer's facility from set up through initial and live production.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
AS
Bio-medical Engineering
5

Tool and Die Maker

Plant production supervisor for 30 man job shop

  • Implemented and constructed a manual for daily procedures/troubleshooting to be used on dies as a guidance for the shop and new employees
  • Handled weekly work schedule
  • Monitored inventory and replenishment of stock
  • Building and servicing pre-notch dies, flying cut-off, and post punch dies for roll forming
  • Traveling service technician
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
6

Tool and Die Maker / CNC Operator / Lead

Performed non-repetitive tool making and die repair, conducting preventative maintenance on progressive and compound dies daily, weekly and monthly.

  • Set up various shop tools, presses and grinding machines to support manufacturing, including CNC machines, mills, lathes and grinders.
  • Constructed, modified and conditioned multi-station dies.
  • Also served as CNC Operator and Lead Man for third shift manufacturing operations, taking on additional work or special projects/ products as needed.
  • Recommended changes in tooling designs to prevent breakages, failure or defects.
  • Improved quality and quantity of tooling to produce better output and throughput.
  • Utilized specialized measuring instruments, such as height gauges, laser micrometers, calipers, CMMs, Rockwell hardness testers, spring testers, and various hand tools to maintain proper product specifications and quality.
  • Used shims to correct improper fit and tooling alignment.
  • Laid out work assignments, using sketches and tooling product prints.
  • Recognized as two-time Employee of the Month and Service Awards for 5, 10 and 15 years.
  • Participated in Relay for Life fund-raising campaigns to support the company's community outreach.
Candidate Info
40
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AS
Machine Tooling
Mechatronics
7

Tool and Die Maker

Machines including Bridgeport (mills, lathes, grinders), drill press, brazing, boring, broaching

  • Select align and secure fixtures, cutting tools or other machine attachments
  • Completed troubleshooting procedures on die cast dies and tools
  • Built/Rebuilt a wide variety of dies: progressive, single stroke drawing, compound, blank; maintained dies during production runs; additionally fabricated parts for these dies
  • Familiar with variety of metals
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
8

Tool and Die Maker

  • Designed and fabricated assembly fixtures for new product lines
  • Designed, fabricated and assembled thermal plastic molds
  • Repaired and maintained thermal plastic production molds
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
9

Tool and Die Maker & Troubleshooter

Troubleshooting and repair of dies on production line.

  • Machined additional die parts and shims.
  • Repaired and maintained Shuller, transfer, Pregers and Prog dies in Danlly presses.
  • Operated mills; profile, dry, wet and hand grinders; stick, mig and tig welding; drill presses; radial table top and tap drills; band power saw, cut off saw, shear and forklift.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
10

Tool and Die Maker

  • Served wherever needed in production and repair of progressive stamping dies and in stamping operations.
  • Interfaced with engineers to develop prototype and other new tooling
  • Set up and ran tooling in all types of presses including Bruderer, Minster, Pekins, V&O and Federal.
  • Specialized in precision surface grinding to for manufacture, sharpening, and repair of stamping dies.
  • Inspected products using optical comparator and/or tool makers microscope
  • Assembled and developed new dies for new programs
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job

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