Die Setters/Operator


Located in Dubuque, IA

Salary: $15/hour

Express Employment is actively recruiting Die Setters to join a local company's team. 


This position involves tool and machine setup related to metal stamping. 



  • Support of the Safety Policy in day to day activities
  • Adherence to Lock Out / Tag Out procedure
  • Removal and replacement of stamping tools in presses utilizing fork trucks
  • Bolting tools in machines in a manner that ensures personal and operator safety
  • Setting tools to proper shit height through the use of defined set up procedures
  • Ensuring die protection is properly installed and functional
  • Train operators on the proper way to run the machine per the instructions 
  • Identify and communicate continual improvement ideas
  • Direct quality related concerns the operators may have to quality assurance personnel
  • Job setups in related supportive manufacturing functions



  • Ability to operate micrometer, calipers, protractor, or specialized gaging after training.
  • Ability to follow written and illustrated setup and process instructions.
  • Multilimb Coordination and manual dexterity allowing lifting capabilities up to fifty pounds.
  • Knowledge of appropriate ISO policies and procedures



  • 2nd Shift position
  • Wage starting at $15/hour based on experience


Ways to Apply (choose one:)

  • Call Express at 563-583-1600 for an immediate phone interview 
  • Email your resume to Paige.Fortson@ExpressPros.com
  • Stop by 1701 JFK RD Dubuque, IA
  • Submit your online application to ExpressPros.com/DubuqueIA


Remember, there's never a fee to the job seeker!

Like Us! Facebook.com/ExpressDbq 

Express Office: Dubuque
1701 John F Kennedy
Dubuque, IA 52002
Apply Now