Dubuque Laser and Fabrication Tool and Die Maker


Located in Dubuque, IA

Salary: $29/hr

Tool and Die Maker

Express is looking for an experienced Tool and Die Maker for a local Dubuque company.



  • $29/hr
  • Monday-Friday
  • 1st shift
  • 4 weeks vacation
  • Excellent Benefits

Job Responsibilities:

  • Use sketches, blueprints, specifications and models to plan operations for the fabrication of dies, tools and assemblies, ensuring safety and maximum efficiency
  • Verify dimensions of finished parts to ensure they conform to specifications using dial indicators, gauge blocks, calipers and micrometers
  • Utilize hand and machine tools to assemble parts of tools and dies and to repair and modify gauges, jigs and dies
  • Design templates and jigs to be used as work aids for convenient fabrication of products and parts
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot problems and perform adjustments/repairs on tools as necessary, manually operated dies and progressive dies
  • Select the appropriate metals and materials to be used based on properties, ensuring they meet project specifications
  • Heat Treat of metals and some welding required.
  • Changeover of dies per production needs.
  • Must have own tools

Job Skills and Qualification:

  • Journeyman card or equivalent experience
  • Proficient with all measuring tools (calipers, micrometers etc.)
  • Experience using CAD helpful (AutoCAD and/or Solid works)
  • Wire EDM experience helpful


Sound like a good fit? Apply right away!

Not the perfect job for you? Give us a call at 563-583-1600 or email us at paige.fortson@expresspros.com and we will find a great position just for you!

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