Tool & Die Maker (Manual & CNC)
Job Type

Do you like working with your hands?  If so, Peerless Chain is the place to be!  We are looking for experienced Tool & Die Makers to join our team! We value the skills and experience you bring to the table.

Tool & Die Maker Responsibilities:

As directed by supervisory personnel, Lead Tool & Die maker, or from written or verbal instructions, blueprints, and sketches, lays out work, builds and repairs tools, dies, jigs, fixtures, and parts under the direction of Supervisor. Builds and overhauls machinery. Sets up and operates all tool room machines to specified tolerances. Uses machinist’s hand and power tools and measuring instruments. Makes necessary mathematical calculations. Performs welding, brazing, and heat treating operations when required. Works with operators and or setup leads on installation of new setups and revised setups.

Those serving as CNC Operator will set up their own work and tooling, make alignment checks, set tooling offsets or trims, inspect their own work, and determine reasonable feed and speed overrides.

The will also be responsible for monitoring machining operations and reacting to prevent tool crashes, due to programming errors and other unplanned situations that could lead to costly down time and machine repairs.


Tool & Die Maker Requirements:

  • Complete and pass a formal 6 month training program
  • Abide by safety policies, operator preventative maintenance and housekeeping practices
  • Ensure the quality specification of the product
  • Accurately complete process and quality documentation
  • Work with limited supervision
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Tool & Die Maker Qualifications:

Two (2) year technical degree or equivalent experience and two years practical experience with demonstration of skills in a work based assessment.

What's In it for you?

We offer a competitive wage starting at $24.60 with a $4.00 shift differential for 2nd and 3rd shifts.  Peerless offers an excellent benefit package including medical, dental, disability, life insurance, 401(k) plan with a company match, as well as many other benefits.

About Us

Peerless Industrial Group has been offering best-in-class products, innovation and custom solutions to a diverse industrial and consumer customer base for over 100 years. Peerless utilizes our exceptional design, engineering, manufacturing, and quality teams, to develop products for the wide variety of markets we serve. Peerless is part of KITO Corporation’s global network providing our customers access to cargo control, traction, overhead lifting, material handling, marine, and hardware products.

If you think you would be a good fit for our team, we encourage you to apply!

Equal Opportunity Employer


Salary Description
23.06 per hour