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Tool Maker

Latrobe, PA 15650

Posted: 09/14/2023 Employment Type: Direct Hire Industry: Manufacturing/Industrial Job Number: 26516

Job Description

Direct hire opportunity for a Tool Maker. 

As a Tool Maker, you will be responsible for creating, maintaining, and repairing precision tools and dies used in the manufacturing process for molded plastics. Your extensive experience gained through a U.S. Department of Labor-approved four-year apprenticeship in the tool and die field will be instrumental in ensuring equipment functions at its best.

Overview of Job Role

  • Fabricate, repair, and maintain precision tools, molds, dies, and fixtures.
  • Troubleshoot and recommend solutions for problem molds 
  • Set up and operates tool room equipment using very close tolerances.
  • Read and interpret engineering drawings and specifications to create accurate tooling.
  • Inspect and measure tooling components to ensure they meet strict quality standards.
  • Diagnose and resolve issues with existing tooling to minimize downtime and improve production efficiency.
  • Work closely with engineers and production teams to provide technical support and recommendations for tooling improvements.


  • Completion of a four-year apprenticeship program approved by the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training in the tool and die field.
  • Proven experience as a Tool Maker with a strong background in precision tool and die work.
  • Proficiency in using machining equipment and precision measuring instruments.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and design schematics.
  • Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting abilities.
  • Attention to detail and a commitment to producing high-quality work.
  • Effective communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.

Tool Maker - 26516


Additional Information

Oxford Solutions is a professional staffing firm that specializes in the placement of talented professionals into challenging, career-enriching opportunities. We're based in Pittsburgh, PA, but we have openings with major clients located nationwide. We provide multiple avenues of employment to include contract, contract-to-hire and direct placement. Our well-trained staff of recruiters will work with you to help land your first job or your dream job and strive to always affect people's lives in a positive way.

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Conor Gallagher

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