Journeyman Tool & Die Makers in Minneapolis, MN at GPAC

Date Posted: 4/19/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Looking for Journeyman Tool & Die Makers experienced with 200 ton- 2200 ton mechanical and Servo presses. Minster and AIDA press with Wayne Trails and HMS transfer systems.


  • Work in a safe and respectful manner to protect yourself and those around you from unsafe acts.
  • Perform preventative/predictive maintenance on automotive stamping dies in alignment with standardized work instructions.
  • Utilize stamping related equipment to perform necessary matching and modifications for overall improvements of die functionality.
  • Design, fabricate, and repair parts for various aspects of the stamping operations focusing on continuous improvement.
  • Modify/adjust basic parameters on stamping-related equipment such as try-out press, production press, welders, CNC mill, and other electronically-controlled items.
  • Troubleshoot production lines for an immediate resolution to issues related to safety, quality, and efficiency by adjusting/replacing mechanical, pneumatic, and electrical components using various hand tools related to the Tool and Die field.


  • Experience working in a Tool and Die role maintaining stamping dies utilizing techniques such as die spotting, punch fitting/entry, formability improvements, and the ability to use related hand tools.
  • Knowledge of sheet metal forming, trimming, piercing flanging, and basic understanding of metallurgy related to sheet metal specifications.
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent required.
  • Preference of a Journeyman Tool and Die certificate or 5 years of hands-on experience

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.

GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States for the past 31 years. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.