Tool And Die Repair Technician

Job IDBD-A1-B9-30-BF-B8
CompanyKingsville Stamping Limited
Date Posted2023-09-08
Posted Until2024-03-06
Job TypeFull-time
Job CategoryTrades
Kingsville Stamping was founded in 1986 and the company started with one 30-ton press and has since grown to 24 presses, 3,000-ton capable operation. Kingsville Stamping is a well-equipped production facility that is supported by engineering, maintenance, tooling, welding/assembly, and repair/rebuild. Our employees are the foundation for our high industry standards in regard to quality, reliability, flexibility, and on-time delivery.

We are looking for a Tool and Die Repair Technician who has at least 3 years in the Automotive stamping industry.
3 months probationary contract, leading permanent hire.

Own Tools/Equipment

Tools; Steel-toed safety boots; Safety glasses/goggles

Responsibilities and Duties

Primary Duties

* Follow die repairs and PM of Tools as per production schedule
* Troubleshoot die and press issues to ensure that they are addressed in an accurate and timely manner for continued automotive metal stamping production for all three shifts.
* Confirm performance of die by installing die, inspecting operation of automation or manual press die, making adjustments, and comparing a finished product to specification.
* Repair die - double, triple hit, mislocation
* Preventive maintenance on all tools and dies.
* Operate tool and die room machines and cooperated with CNC/CMM team.
* Measure parts to spec and have a basic working knowledge of GD&T.
* Die repairs in the press

Secondary Duties

-Organize dies and move dies to tool shop with overhead crane
-Clean up after repairs
-Any other duties assigned by the tool and die team lead

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Handling heavy loads; Attention to detail; Standing for extended periods.

Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills; Accurate; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Organized

Able to work three-shift rotations bi-weekly, Days 6:00 am to 2:30 pm, Afternoons 2:30 pm to 11:00 pm, Midnight shifts: 11 pm to 6:00 am, Must be worked up to 48 hours.

Qualifications and Skills


-Experience in manufacturing automotive stamping dies
-General Machining and preparation of tooling components
-Assemble and align stamping dies (progressive and transfer)
-Troubleshoot tooling issues in the press and determine production inefficiencies.
-Experience with progressive dies, transfer dies.


Benefits: extended medical insurance, dental insurance, life insurance, pension plan, and uniforms.

After 3 months, $300 Safety Shoes/glasses allowances, $400 Tool allowances

Kingsville Stamping Limited is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA).

Company events
Company pension
Dental care
Employee assistance program
Extended health care
Life insurance
Paid time off
Profit sharing
RRSP match
Store discount

Tuition reimbursement

8 hour shift
Supplemental pay types:

Bonus pay
Overtime pay
Start DateAs soon as possible
Salary$29.00-$36.00 (master), $37.00 (lead) /hour
CredentialsTool and Die Maker Trade Certification(433A); (optional)
Education Requirements430A tool and die maker certification equivalent. Post-secondary school diploma, vocational school certificate
Essential SkillsMIG, TIG, Section Welding
ExperienceMinimum 3 years automotive metal stamping die repair
Weight Handling50 lbs
Work SettingsWarehouse, Metal stamping press, Tool Shop
Additional SkillsDie Cart, Lift Truck and Overhead Crane
How To ApplyEmail:

Fax: 1-519-326-7982

Apply by mail to 1931 Setterington Dr, Kingsville, ON, N9Y 2E5, submit in person
Walk in submission 8 am to 3:30 pm