Tool & Die Maker - 3rd shift

Job ID
Regular Full-Time


The 3rd Shift Tool & Die Maker 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. Core Hours ar 10:00 pm - 6:00 am. 


  • Meets Andis core values of excellence, integrity and respect at all times. 
  • Studies specifications such as blueprints, sketches, models, or descriptions, and visualizes product to determine materials required and machines to be used to fabricate parts. 
  • Computes dimensions, plans layout, and determines assembly method and sequence of operations. 
  • Measures, marks, and scribes metal stock for machining. 
  • Sets up and operates machine tools such as lathes, plain and CNC milling machines, and grinder, to machine parts, and verifies conformance of machined parts to specifications. 
  • Lifts machined parts and positions and secures parts on surface plate or worktable. 
  • Fits and assembles parts together and into assemblies and mechanisms. 
  • Verifies dimensions, alignments and clearances. 
  • Connects air or hydraulic lines to install pneumatic or hydraulic components. 
  • Examines standard or previously used dies, tools, and jigs and fixtures, and recommends design modifications regarding construction and function of part. 
  • Develops specifications from general descriptions for specialty tools and draws or sketches design of the tool. 
  • Assumes responsibility for quality of workmanship and dimensional accuracy of assigned work. 
  • Supports systems to monitor and improve Overall Equipment Effectiveness. 
  • Supporst utilization of the A3 problem solving techniques. 
  • Incorporates lean manufacturing principles into the process of building and repairing tooling.  


Five-year Apprenticeship is preferred; or a minimum of 7 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. 


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