Tool And Die Repair Technician

Mercedes Benz High Point , NC 27261

Posted 2 weeks ago

Innovative products begin with talented, highly motivated individuals. Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA), the largest and most diverse company in the North American commercial vehicle market, invites you to join our dynamic, industry-leading workforce. Our world-class portfolio of brands, including Freightliner trucks, Western Star trucks, Detroit engines and components, Thomas Built Buses, and Freightliner Custom Chassis, offers the unique opportunity to follow your passion for automotives in business or technical fields at locations across North America. And when you work for a Daimler company, you join a global network of over 250,000 dedicated employees on 6 continents who share your passion. Apply today and explore the world of Daimler!

Job Overview

This is a tool and die repair technician position responsible for set up and operate a variety of machine tools in the preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, and repairs on damaged dies.


  • Maintain and repair dies and detailed tooling components.

  • Measure, examine, and test dies to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications, using precision instruments

  • Determine product dimensions and tolerances.

  • Monitor the accuracy of the dies during the fabricating process.

  • Install and repair die tooling, working with progressive stamping presses.

  • Troubleshoot probable causes of defective parts, and use root-cause failure analysis to make improvements

  • Interact with Production personnel to improve efficiency of set up times and to minimize machine downtime due to die failures

  • Utilize both large and small hand tools to perform necessary repairs equipment (mills, grinders, lathes, drill presses, milling machines, shapers)

  • Read and interpret detailed Engineering drawings and utilize precision measuring equipment

  • Performs all duties to the prescribed standard.

  • High school diploma (or equivalent) required

  • An attached resume is required

  • Technical degree is preferred

  • Must be familiar with progressive, forming and compound dies.

  • Must be able to demonstrate the ability to set-up and operate Tool/Die equipment.

  • Ability to interpret technical drawings required

  • Successful applicants will be required to take a skilled trades test prior to start of employment.

  • Documentation substantiating 5 years of practical experience in Tool/Die repair preferred

Additional Information

  • Applicants must be legally authorized to work permanently in the U.S. at the time of application.

  • Final candidate must successfully complete a pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check.

  • EEO/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

For an accommodation or special assistance with applying for a posted position, please contact our Human Resources department at 503-745-8982 or toll free 800-206-3369. For TTY/TDD enabled call 503-745-2137 or toll free 866-355-6935.

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Tool And Die Repair Technician

Mercedes Benz