Die Maker Journeyperson (Bedford) 


General Motors Bedford Casting has needs for qualified and experienced Die Maker Journeypersons. Working under minimal supervision, the Die Maker Journeyperson is responsible for building, repairing, remodeling, and maintaining all types of dies using various types of material.

These will not be entry level positions and inexperienced individuals need not apply. Only those that meet the required qualifications will be considered.


  • Follow established safety procedures according to OSHA standards and company procedures

  • Fabricate and/or repair dies for production

  • Read blueprints to perform die repair/fabrication

  • Perform die repair, using mills, lathes and grinders as well as hand tools

  • Make in machine repairs of dies/tooling

  • Die tryout duties as required

  • Utilize measuring instruments such as calipers, gauge blocks, micrometers, to repair/fabricate dies

  • Drive a hi-lo and/or operate overhead crane to transport dies as well as other heavy equipment

  • Document and record various data for the department

Position Requirements

Interested individuals must meet the following minimum qualifications:

  • U.S. Department of Labor Completion of Apprenticeship Certificate in Die Maker trade or six (6) years of documented experience as an Die Maker (notarized documentation required)

  • Ability to work any shift and work some overtime including daily, weekend, and holidays

  • Basic computer skills

Applicants must be:

  • At least 18 years of age;

  • Eligible to work in the United States;

  • Submit to a drug test and background check;

  • Able to work in a team environment.

General Motors offers a competitive compensation and benefit package.

Location: Bedford Casting Plant, Bedford Indiana

Relocation and travel expenses will be the responsibility of the applicant

EEO Clause

The policy of General Motors is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or protected veteran status.

Location Bedford, IN  

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