Tool and Die Maker (2nd Shift)

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  • Stability— 60 + years in business in Logansport
  • FREE Onsite Health Clinic, open 5 days weekly
  • 10 paid holidays annually
  • Competitive pay, vacation & benefit options
  • Multiple opportunities to grow and earn more $$
  • Safe work environment


Analyzes specifications, lays out metal stock, sets up and operates machine tools, and fits and assembles parts to fabricate and repair metalworking dies, cutting tools, jigs and fixtures, gauges, and machinists’ hand tools.  ***2nd Shift


  • Performs maintenance on tools and dies used in Production this also includes regrinding angles and radii
  • Makes spare parts, shims, etc. for tools and dies to ensure adequate supply is on hand
  • Interprets the die strip to identify problems with the die and effecting repairs to correct the problems
  • Performs basic die service including cleaning and checking all punches, inserts, die rails, crowders, liner pins, springs, and other components; repairs dies and die parts as warranted
  • Maintains work area in a clean and safe manner
  • Reports worn and broken conditions to the Tool and Die Maintenance Group Leaders
  • Maintains die maintenance records


  • Alignment with MPI Mission and Values
  • Understands and performs to the Small Parts Quality Management System
  • Must work with a safety-first mentality-Safety Focused
  • Must have mechanical aptitude
  • Must have analytical skills
  • Ability and desire to perform accurate work
  • Accountable and dependable
  • Able to understand and complete work and process instructions
  • Ability to communicate and work well with others
  • Must be able to use a PC with MS Office and navigate our ERP system
  • Must have knowledge of SPC and the ability to use SPC software
  • Must possess basic knowledge in machine setup and operating procedures
  • Must have a basic understanding of the function and capabilities of the components of multislides, presses, sensor technology, and other production equipment
  • Ability to analyze, trouble shoot, and perform all die adjustments within production department
  • Must have a working knowledge of heat treating procedures and be able to operate furnace
  • Work well with minimal supervision


  • High School Diploma or equivalent, plus Associate’s Degree from a two-year college or technical school; 6 months to 2 years’ experience and / or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Must be able to read blueprints
  • Ability to accurately complete mathematics functions and concepts such as probability/statistics/geometry/trigonometry and applying fractions/percentages/ratios/proportions
  • Ability to measure parts with calipers, micrometers, or various job specific gages


  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand and walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee will regularly lift and / or move up to 50 pounds.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

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