Tool and Die

  • ZF TRW
  • Midland, ON, Canada
  • Sep 24, 2018

Job Description

ZF is a global leader in driveline and chassis technology as well as active and passive safety technology. ZF has a global workforce of approximately 138,300 at 230 locations in 40 countries. The Midland plant is located on the shores of Georgian Bay cottage country. With unlimited overtime available, defined benefit pension and medical benefits, it’s no wonder so many come here to live, work and play.

Are you up for the challenge?

The position requires a highly motivated, organized, and detail oriented individual to maintain progressive stamping dies. Key responsibilities include general repairs, troubleshooting, in press repairs and maintenance of progressive dies. Qualified candidates must possess a strong written and verbal communication skills and the ability to function within a larger team.

Skills Required

Minimum Job Requirements

  • Maintain good housekeeping and be familiar with and follow all safe operating procedures
  • Work rotating shifts and some overtime as required
  • Completed a 4 year apprenticeship program in Tool and Die
  • Certified Tool and Die Maker
  • High percentage work experience with progressive Die

Preferred Job Requirements:

  • Grade 12 Education
  • Physically fit
  • Ability to read and write
  • Able to work as a team
  • Good Mathematical Skill
  • 5 years experience related to progressive dies, jibs and fixtures
  • Have own tools
  • Capable of working alone or with little supervision
  • Able to trouble shoot and do repairs in a timely manner
  • Knowledge of machinery in the tool room and flexible in using it
  • Capable of performing within tight tolerances
  • Credentials (certificates, licenses, memberships, courses, etc.)Tool and Die Maker Trade Certification; Tool and Die Maker Red Seal Certificate

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment; Handling heavy loads; Manual dexterity; Attention to detail; Hand-eye co-ordination; Standing for extended periods

Benefits: As per collective agreement, Disability Benefits, Medical Benefits, Dental Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Pension Plan Benefits, Vision Care Benefits

Opportunity for training and a high standard of health and safety.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $30.09 /hour


  • die: 5 years (Required)


  • Certified Tool and Die Maker (Required)

Other Requirements

Certificates / Designations

Start Date

Sep 21, 2018

Wage / Salary

30.09 per hour

Days of the week

rotating shifts

How to Apply