Tool & Die Manager


Des Moines, IA

Industry: Manufacturing / Diversified


8 - 10 years

Posted 286 days ago

  by    Greg Downs

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Seeking a Tool & Die Manager for Des Moines, IA facility. Our client is a leading provider of consumer home goods. They have built a strong heritage of Innovation and Responsibility. Start 2018 with a new job!


Must Have:

  • HS Diploma/GED required; Bachelor?s degree preferred;
  • Requires at least 8+ years related experience;
  • Requires strong mathematical and analytical abilities;
  • Strong experience with CAD and die design concepts;
  • Basic conventional & CNC machine technology knowledge associated with Tool & Die machine shop processes;
  • SAP knowledge and basic MS Office knowledge preferred;
  • Be available for overtime and/or weekend work as required to meet the needs of our customers;


Key Responsibilities:

  • The Tool & Die Manager oversees multiple teams responsible for constructing, maintaining, modifying, and calibrating machine shop tools, dies, and instruments;
  • Directs department to ensure plant Tool & Die requirements are met within budgetary and schedule guidelines;
  • Instruct tool and die personnel in the most appropriate and effective repair techniques;
  • Establish daily, weekly, and monthly tool and dies schedules;
  • Coordinate and schedule activities at both annual and semi-annual shutdowns;
  • Participates in the selection of and control the installation of production, background, and othersupport equipment;
  • Participates and contributes in cross-functional and interdivisional task force groups;
  • Evaluates daily losses and develop countermeasures;
$90K - $120K