Journeyman Toolmaker


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Located in Hebron, IL

Salary: $35-38/hr

Our client, a GREAT company in Hebron, IL, is searching for A Journeyman Toolmaker to join their team! In this position, you will be responsible for visual inspection of products, removal of products from the line, and operate the machinery.


Pay: $35-38/hr *Depending on experience 

Hours: M-F | 8:00am - 4:00pm


Journeyman Toolmaker Responsibilities:

  • Diagnose and repair complex equipment breakdowns.  Effectively communicate issues with OEM vendors and outside resources for rapid resolution of issues
  • Perform hands-on training for team members
  • Machine repair capabilities and has ability to prototype/replicate machine parts
  • Examines standard or previously used dies, tools, and jigs and fixtures, and recommends design modifications regarding construction and function of part
  • Computes dimensions, plans layout, and determines assembly method and sequence of operations.
  • Using machinery such as lathes, presses, milling machines and grinders to cut and shape the tools
  • Using precision measurement instruments such as micrometers, gauges and vernier calipers to check the tool’s dimensions


Journeyman Toolmaker Qualifications:

  • H.S. Diploma or GED
  • 5+ years of experience in tool and die design and making
  • Certified Tool & Die Maker - Required
  • Detail Oriented 
  • Great Work Ethic
  • Comfortable lifting 50lbs


Ways to apply for this position:

  • Apply through this post
  • Apply on our website
  • Email Kelly at
  • Call or text Kelly at 815-788-8556
  • Visit our office located at 580 E Terra Cotta Ave. Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Express Office: Crystal Lake
580 East Terra Cotta Avenue
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
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