Tool and Die Maker



Our client in Ottawa is looking for a Tool and Die Maker. They design and manufacture precision engineered components to serve the aerospace markets worldwide. Don't miss this career opportunity with excellent pay and benefits! 



Fabricate and/or repair precision carbide and steel tooling (dies, jigs, fixtures, gauges, etc.) utilizing automatic and manual machines, and/or cutting apparatuses, and precision measuring devices.

Essential Duties, Responsibilities and Competencies:

Studies specifications such as blueprints, sketches, models, or descriptions to determine materials and machines required to fabricate part.

Computes dimensions, plans layout, and determines assembly method and sequence of operations.

Measures, makes, and scribes metal stock for machining.

Sets up and operates equipment such as lathe, milling machine, and grinder to machine parts, and verifies conformance of machined parts to specifications.

Examines standard to previously used dies, tools, jigs and fixtures, and recommends design modification regarding construction and function of part.

Meets and maintains productivity levels and quality requirements in support of departmental standards, goals and schedules.

Performs record keeping, housekeeping, and follows safety regulations.


Language Skills:

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

Mathematical Skills:

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent. Ability to apply basic concepts of algebra and geometry.

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

Education and/or Experience:

High school diploma or general education degree (GED). Minimum of 3-5 years of working in a machine shop, working on a metal lathe or similar.

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand and sit. The employee is occasionally required to walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $20.00 to $28.00 /hour  Depending on Experience 


Adecco is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any protected class. All individuals, regardless of background, age, criminal history, race, gender, or any other protected category are encouraged to apply with Adecco.

The Adeeco Group is a Fortune Global 500 Company and sthe global leader in Human Resouce Solutions.  Our group connects over 700,000 associates with our business clients each day through our 6,600 offices in over 70 countries and territories around the world.  We offer employment opportunities at any stage in your professional career. 

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