Tool and Die Maker

Website Precision Castparts Corporation

Job Highlights

Title Tool and Die Maker
Type Full Time
Experience 1-3 Years
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Santa Ana, CA, United States
Company Precision Castparts Corporation

Company Profile

Precision Castparts is a market leader in manufacturing large, complex structural investment castings, airfoil castings, forged components, aerostructures, and highly engineered, critical fasteners for aerospace applications. The company also produces airfoil castings for the industrial gas turbine market.

Job Profile

The company is recruiting a Tool and Die Maker who will operate and perform basic setups of machines such as manual and CNC mills, grinders, lathes, and EDMs.

Basic familiarity with thread/form rolls tooling.

Requires intermediate competencies in print reading and inspection processes, as well as basic troubleshooting.

Education Level

  • High School Diploma or GED (preferred but not required)

Work Experience

  • Typically, 1-3 years of relevant experience


  • Able to work overtime as needed
  • Adheres to quality processes including in-process inspection to ensure compliance with quality specifications.
  • Begin to perform basic equipment setups
  • Communicate with other departments as needed (thread-roll, heading, etc.)
  • Correctly interpret work orders
  • Lift up to 45 lbs.
  • Machine intermediate tooling components with assistance
  • Operate basic Lathes, Grinders, and Polishing Equipment
  • Work in a team environment, i.e. follow instructions and assist others as needed.
  • Work safely under functional safety guidelines such as PPE and equipment interaction.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned or requested.


  • Basic familiarity with all relevant tools and equipment
  • Intermediate print reading
  • The ability to navigate the intranet to locate process documents – basic computer skills
  • The ability to perform basic shop math, fractions, decimals
  • The ability to read and interpret work instructions and basic prints and dimensions
  • The ability to read and write English.
  • The ability to use basic hand tools, wrenches, etc.
  • The ability to use basic inspection tools such micrometers, calipers, comparators


  • 401k Match
  • Gym Membership Program
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
  • Quarterly Cash Bonus Program
  • Shift Differential for Off Shifts (including weekends)

Employer’s Statement

Precision Castparts is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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