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
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
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.