Tool And Die Maker Resume Samples

The duty of a Tool and Die Maker is to craft precision tools and construct metal forms – dies which are then used for shaping metals. The job duties include reading sketches, understanding blueprints, setting up and operating machinery and tools; and testing completed products. A professional Tool and Die Maker Resume indicates the following duties – verifying dimensions of the finished parts; utilizing hand and machine tools to assemble parts of tools; diagnosing and troubleshooting problems and selecting appropriate metals and materials to be used.

Job skills and qualifications commonly required include the following – the ability to stand and work for a long duration, ability to lift heavy metals; strong hand-eye coordination; excellent visual accuracy; experience and fluency in using CAD; and few years of experience with the tool and die making. To the minimum, a high school diploma and completion of apprenticeship program or trade school diploma program are required.

 

Tool and Die Maker Resume

Summary : Motivated experienced professional looking to combine finance degree with previous industrial skills to contribute to a company's success. Detail-oriented self-starter who is comfortable with precision.

Skills : Data Entry, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Powerpoint.

Description :

    1. Verify dimensions, alignments, and clearances of finished parts for conformance to specifications.
    2. Study blueprints, sketches, models, or specifications to plan sequences of operations for fabricating tools, dies, or assemblies.
    3. Set up and operate conventional machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, and grinders to cut, bore, grind, or otherwise shape parts to prescribed dimensions. 
    4. Assemble parts to make, repair, or modify dies, jigs, gauges, and tools, using machine tools and hand tools.
    5. Conduct test runs with completed tools or dies to ensure that parts meet specifications, making adjustments as necessary.
    6. Select metals to be used from a range of metals and alloys, based on properties such as hardness and heat tolerance.
    7. File, grind, shim, and adjust different parts to properly fit them together.
    8. Lift, position, and secure machined parts on surface plates or worktables, using hoists, vises, v-blocks, or angle plates.
    9. Smooth and polish flat and contoured surfaces of parts or tools, using files, emery cloths, or power grinders.
    10. Design jigs, fixtures, and templates for use as work aids in the fabrication of parts or products.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma


Tool and Die Maker I Resume

Summary : Having 15+years experience and skills as a top-level tool and die, maker. Strong work ethic, reliability and leadership skills help motivate teams to achieve business goals and objectives.

Skills : Master Die Maker, Organizational, Prioritizing Tasks, Team and Project Knowledge, Problem Solving.

Description :

    1. Lead person in die making team, working closely with engineers, building close tolerance, state -of- the -art high speed, high run progressive dies.
    2. Responsible for securing all materials, components, and supplies necessary, as well as outsourcing when necessary for efficient tool building.
    3. Responsible for detailing all machining procedures necessary to fabricate accurate die components in the shortest time with the little or no error.
    4. Build a tool that produces a perfect product, with the least amount of de-bugging time possible.
    5. Developed in -line molded lead frame form progressive die operation.
    6. Using Solidworks and Autocad to design and build prototype tooling to produce highly accurate, prototype contacts to provide consistent, measurable data, in a very short time.
    7. Set up, organize and supply a precision die making division, and improving overall precision grinding capabilities of all departments.
    8. Close tolerance (+- .00005) grinding of form and blanking components in micro-grain carbide, CPM, and other hardened tool steels.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
B.Tech


Tool and Die Maker II Resume

Summary : Over 10 years of experience and have been a group leader in a shop for over 5 years, having worked on and troubleshot progressive presses and large transfer presses. Also, have experience in plastic injection molds and die-cast molds.

Skills : Microsoft, Bloomberg Essential Market Sector Terminal.

Description :

    1. Fitted and assembled parts to make, repair and modify dies, jigs, gauges, and tools, using machine tools and hand tool.
    2. Lifted, positioned and secured machined parts on surface plates and worktables, using hoists, vises, v-blocks, and angle plates.
    3. Measured, marked and scribed metal and plastic stock to lay out machining, using instruments such as protractors, micrometers, scribes, and rulers.
    4. Smoothed and polished flat and contoured surfaces of parts and tools, using scrapers, abrasive stones, files, emery cloths, and power grinders.
    5. Studied blueprints, sketches, models and specifications to plan sequences of operations for fabricating tools, dies and assemblies.
    6. Verified dimensions, alignments, and clearances of finished parts for conformance to specifications using measuring instruments such as calipers, gauge blocks, micrometers, and dial indicator.
    7. Designed jigs, fixtures and templates for use as work aids in the fabrication of parts and products.
    8. Selected metals to be used from a range of metals and alloys, based on properties such as hardness and heat tolerance.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Tool and Die Maker-Machinist Resume

Summary : Accomplished and energetic team player with a solid history of achievement in the mechanical field. Motivated leader with strong organizational and prioritization abilities. Areas of expertise include Tool and Die, Fabricating and programming.

Skills : Overhead Crane, Horizontal and Vertical Milling Machines, Manual and CNC lathes, Surface Grinders, Manual and CNC, Cylindrical Grinder, AutoCAD, Fanuc, and Mazatrol Controls.

Description :

    1. Verify dimensions, alignments, and clearances of finished parts for conformance to specifications, using measuring instruments such as calipers, and dial indicators.
    2. Set up and operate conventionally or computer numerically controlled machine tools.
    3. Study blueprints, sketches, models, or specifications to plan sequences of operations for fabricating tools, dies, or assemblies.
    4. Visualize and compute dimensions, sizes, shapes, and tolerances of assemblies, based on specifications.
    5. Inspect finished dies for smoothness, contour conformity, and defects.
    6. Fit and assemble parts to make, repair, or modify dies, jigs, gauges, and tools, using machine tools and hand tools.
    7. Conduct test runs with completed tools or dies to ensure that parts meet specifications, making adjustments as necessary.
    8. File, grind, shim, and adjust different parts to properly fit them together.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
HS

Tool and Die Maker-Intern Resume

Summary : Proven ability to oversee day-to-day operations of tasks and motivating co-workers to meet high expectations and strict deadlines. Skilled decision-maker and project developer in high-pressure situations. Demonstrated initiative and a superior work ethic. Trained in the use of heavy machinery ensuring safety precautions are implemented to guarantee a safe work environment.

Skills : Organizational, Prioritizing Tasks, Team and Project Knowledge, Problem Solving.

Description :

    1. Study blueprints, sketches, models, or specifications to plan sequences of operations for fabricating tools, dies, or assemblies.
    2. Verify dimensions, alignments, and clearances of finished parts for conformance to specifications, micrometers, and dial indicators.
    3. Visualize and compute dimensions, sizes, shapes, and tolerances of assemblies, based on specifications.
    4. Set up and operate conventionally or computer numerically controlled machine tools such as lathes, and grind, or otherwise shape parts to prescribed dimensions and finishes.
    5. File, grind, shim, and adjust different parts to properly fit them together.
    6. Fit and assemble parts to make, repair, or modify dies, jigs, gauges, and tools, using machine tools and hand tools.
    7. Conduct test runs with completed tools or dies to ensure that parts meet specifications, making adjustments as necessary.
    8. Inspect finished dies for smoothness, contour conformity, and defects.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
HS

Executive Tool and Die Maker Resume

Summary : Professional who desire the sense of accomplishment received from producing an efficiently functioning tool from raw materials by the application of knowledge and skill.

Skills : Tool & Die Maker, Manual, and CNC Mill, CNC Programming, AutoCad, ProCam TekSoft, CamWorks, SolidWorks, Wire EDM, Certified Forklift Operator, Crane/Hoist expert.

Description :

    1. Set up and operated drill presses to drill and tap holes in parts for assembly.
    2. Conducted test runs with completed tools and dies to ensure that parts met specifications and made adjustments as necessary.
    3. Filed, ground, shimmed and adjusted different parts to properly fit them together.
    4. Fitted and assembled parts to make, repair and modify dies, jigs, gauges, and tools, using machine tools and hand tools.
    5. Inspected finished dies for smoothness, contour conformity, and defects.
    6. Lifted, positioned and secured machined parts on surface plates and worktables, using hoists, vises, v-blocks, and angle plates.
    7. Measured, marked and scribed metal and plastic stock to lay out machining, using instruments such as protractors, micrometers, scribes, and rulers.
    8. Set up and operated conventional and computer numerically controlled machine tools.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Tool And Die Maker II Resume

Summary : Tool And Die Maker with 33 plus years of experience. Demonstrated ability to build efficient, reliable teams that work together to achieve goals and exceed expectations.

Skills : Organizational, Prioritizing Tasks, Team and Project Knowledge, Problem Solving.

Description :

    1. Conduct test runs with completed tools or dies to ensure that parts meet specifications, making adjustments as necessary.
    2. Cut, shape, and trim blanks or blocks to specified lengths or shapes, using power saws, power shears, rules, and hand tools.
    3. File, grind, shim, and adjust different parts to properly fit them together.
    4. Fit and assemble parts to make, repair, or modify dies, jigs, gauges, and tools, using machine tools and hand tools.
    5. Inspect finished dies for smoothness, contour conformity, and defects.
    6. Lift, position, and secure machined parts on surface plates or worktables, using hoists, vises, v-blocks, or angle plates.
    7. Measure, mark, and scribe metal or plastic stock to lay out machining, using instruments such as protractors, micrometers, scribes, and rulers.
    8. Select metals to be used from a range of metals and alloys, based on properties such as hardness and heat tolerance.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS

Manager-Tool and Die Maker Resume

Summary : An exceptionally talented Tool And Die Maker with more than 9 years of experience in performing the engineering and designing of automotive dies, mechanisms, and structures. Daily job tasks have included the design, development, testing, validation, and support of manufacturing for improvements of current sheet metal stamping and advanced development of new sheet metal stamping.

Skills : Hazmat Certified, Problem-Solving, Reasoning, Creativity, Dependability, Reliable, Respondable, Self-Motivated.

Description :

    1. Studied specifications, blueprints, sketches, and models.
    2. Constructed and Assembled sheet metal stamping dies based on blueprints, sketches, and software 3D shop floor viewing software.
    3. Computed dimensions, sizes, and shapes based on descriptions.
    4. Designed parts and procedures to manufacture and assemble tools and dies.
    5. Measured, marked, and scribed metal or plastic stock to lay out machining using instruments such as protractors, micrometers, scribes, and rulers.
    6. Lifted, positioned, and secured machined parts on surface plate or worktable using hoists, vises, v-blocks, or angle plates.
    7. Set up and operated machine tools to machine parts such as lathes, milling machines, drill press, shapers, and surface grinds, etc.
    8. Smoothed and polished flat and contoured surfaces of parts or tools using scrapers, abrasive stones, files, emery cloths, or power grinders.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS

Chief Tool and Die Maker Resume

Summary : Seeking a career-oriented position in a challenging environment, providing an opportunity for growth and advancement, where one can utilize the education, experience and acquired skill toward becoming a team member.

Skills : Troubleshooting, Forklift Operator, Customer Service Representative.

Description :

    1. Set up and operate conventionally and CNC machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, and grinders.
    2. Design new equipment and materials or recommend revision to methods of operation, material handling, equipment layout, or other changes.
    3. Develop detailed design drawings and specifications for mechanical equipment, dies, tools, and gages, using computer-assisted drafting (CAD) equipment.
    4. Repair progressive dies in order to maintain quality standards.
    5. Repair or build new tooling for transfer presses in order to maintain quality standards.
    6. Make and possibly design new tooling, gages, and fixtures as required for production use.
    7. Order all materials and supplies used in the tool room, including getting quotes from vendors.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BA

Lead Tool and Die Maker Resume

Summary : The objective is to become an employee of a company in a technical/creative field with an environment that is both challenging and demanding of the skills and expertise.

Skills : Organizational, Prioritizing Tasks, Team and Project Knowledge, Problem Solving.

Description :

    1. Maintenance on hot stamp dies, inspecting, repair and clean existing dies.
    2. Replacing nitro cushion blocks, hydraulics, repairing leaks, repairing internal and external water lines.
    3. Supporting line supervisors to keep lines running at an optimum level.
    4. Machining and making new location pins, ejector pins, tooling, and fixtures.
    5. Duties included but not limited to general machining, precision grinding, making jigs, fixtures, and all aspects of the companies machining needs.
    6. Worked from blueprints and reverse engineering from existing parts.
    7. Machines included manual lathe, manual mill, Bridgeport mill, drill press, assorted grinders, impact tools, and pneumatic tools.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BBM

Tool and Die Maker-Maintenance Resume

Summary : 15+ years of experience as a Tool And Die Maker is now seeking to obtain employment as a Tool and Die Maker / Machinist maintenance and repair metal stamping dies with a strong company where the skills, knowledge, and stable work history will be valuable assets to the company.

Skills : 6 Sigma Green Belt, Autocad 2010, Autodesk Inventer 2010, Lean Manufacturing, Journeyman Tool, and Die Maker, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Tool die, maker, maintenance and repair quality, progressive stamping dies.
    2. Calculate dimensions and tolerances using knowledge of mathematics and instruments such as micrometers and vernier calipers.
    3. Align and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials onto machines.
    4. Select the appropriate tools, machines, and materials to be used in the preparation of machinery work.
    5. Machine parts to specifications using machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, shapers, or grinders.
    6. Set up, adjust, and operate all of the basic machine tools and many specialized or advanced variation tools to perform precision machining operations.
    7. Measure, examine, and test completed units to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications, using precision instruments such as micrometers.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Vocational

Tool and Die Maker-Builder Resume

Summary : Employed as a Toolmaker, Diemaker, Jig & Fixture Builder, and Machinist. Have been operating almost all tool room equipment including jig borers, lathes, Bridgeport mills, horizontal mills, boring mills, and surface grinders.

Skills : Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, CNC machining, CNC Programing, Tool & Die Making, Supervising, Autocad.

Description :

    1. Consistently delivered tools that improved quality performance metrics and part scrap rates by 25%.
    2. Specialized in complicated tools that include helicopter rotor assemblies, medical equipment, and jet engine turbines.
    3. Proven decision making to manage production activities and effectively work in a team environment.
    4. Excellent organizational skills to complete daily activities and exceed daily production deadlines.
    5. Able to construct tools when no previous design is available, using my own skills to troubleshoot and work out problems with minimal supervision.
    6. Worked closely with various other departments (QA, engineering, etc.) to develop optimal tooling solutions.
    7. Set-up & operate shop machinery (lathes, mills, precision grinders horizontal mill, surface grinder, drill press, etc.).
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Vocational

Tool and Die Maker-Supervisor Resume

Summary : Seeking for a Toolmaker/Machinist or Inspector position. A fast-paced, clean, organized worker, have been operating tool room equipment in excess of 10 years. Have also worked in quality-related functions over the years.

Skills : CNC Mill & Lathe, Cable Fabrication, Repair, HVAC, Carpentry.

Description :

    1. Communicate with tool room manager and tool room area/shift leaders, and other personnel about tool room concerns.
    2. Providing complete action plans and status reports as and when vital.
    3. Help in the implementations and improvement of effective preventive maintenance programs for all tooling equipment.
    4. Verified dimensions, alignments, and clearances of finished parts using measuring instruments such as calipers, gauge blocks, micrometers, and dial indicators.
    5. Followed and support the tooling, including operating below its principles by treating all friends equally, honestly and with dignity and accept without favoritism.
    6. Make sure all documentation is maintained, including associated documentation.
    7. Work with vendors and/or contractors, showing company values of honesty and integrity.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Tool and Die Maker-Temp Resume

Summary : Experience in leadership, supervising, and planning. Proven ability to oversee day-to-day operations of tasks and motivating co-workers to meet high expectations and strict deadlines. Skilled decision maker and project developer in high pressure situations.

Skills : Toolroom Equipment, Die Repair and Troubleshooting, Dies in Press.

Description :

    1. Maintained a clean and safe work environment.
    2. Performed general die maintenance; such as sharpening, repairing and/or replacing details, grinding form steels, timing dies correctly and modifying tools to current standards.
    3. Participated in problem-solving exercises.
    4. Promoted teamwork and showed a willingness to work well in other departments.
    5. Devised special mechanisms to meet or obtain particular requirements Maintained written die logbooks.
    6. Made necessary mathematical calculations and select ed allowances, made tool try-outs, diagnosed and corrected trouble areas.
    7. Demonstrated self-motivation to continuously improve with respect to job duties and tasks.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
HS

Tool and Die Maker Resume

Summary : 10 plus years of experience as a Tool And Die Maker is now seeking a position to work and deliver excellent customer service while making a positive contribution to the business.

Skills : MS Office Suite, Quick Learner, Die Casting, Toolroom Equipment, Mechanically Sound.

Description :

    1. Run the press to check wedge plates and anti skids, and then adjust accordingly.
    2. Check parting lines in the press for good blue hits on all tips and impressions, blend accordingly.
    3. Final assembly, pin cutting final blending and buffing on all plates, tips, and impressions.
    4. Coordinate with job leader, sometimes working on multiple jobs, to get jobs done efficiently.
    5. Coordinate with welders when need, EDM, CNC operators, boring mill operators, etc.
    6. prepping all skids and die shoes for delivery, final pictures, anti-rust oil, wrap skids, mark for shipment.
    7. Regularly use power tools/air tools to blend weld and manipulate steel to form fit.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Vocational