Tool and Die Maker

Website Eaton

Tool and Die Maker Job Highlights

Title Tool and Die Maker
Type Full Time (1st shift)
Experience 10 Years
Function Quality Assurance/Manufacturing
Location Syracuse, NY, United States
Company Eaton

Company Profile

Eaton is a power management company that provides energy-efficient products and services. It helps customers to manage electrical, hydraulic, and mechanical power.

Job Profile

The company is seeking a Tool and Die Maker to join its team.

Educational Qualification

  • Applicants must have a High School Diploma or GED from an accredited institution

Work Experience

  • Possess a minimum of 10 years of Journeyman-level Toolmaker experience
  • Journeyman Tool Maker license (preferred)

Preferred Qualifications

  • 1 year of experience operating a Wire EDM Setup and Programming
  • 2 years of experience in CNC Setup/Programming Lathe and Mill
  • 2 years of experience in TIG Welding/Soldering/Brazing
  • 2 years of experience with AutoCAD/Solidworks/MasterCam
  • 2 years of Progressive Die Making/Repairing


  • Apply broad trades knowledge and skilled trades apprenticeship training plus considerable experience in improvising and making decisions requiring initiative and ingenuity.
  • Perform highly skilled bench work to fabricate, fit and assemble details of mechanical and other systems, including special machinery, test equipment, and other mechanisms. Work involves a thorough knowledge of the tool, pattern, model-making, and machine shop practices.
  • Perform highly skilled machining operations requiring unusual and difficult setups to maintain tolerances and fits.
  • Plan, layout, and perform numerically controlled machining operations and surface grinding on tools, dies, patterns, core boxes, models, etc., and related equipment used in the manufacturing process.
  • Set up, operate and program all types of computer numerically controlled machines (CNC) as well as set up and operate conventional machines to construct, alter, braze, and repair a wide variety of models, cutters, chasers, and carbide blades, etc. of company products selecting speeds, feeds, and wheels maintain program file.
  • This position entails performing multiple tool room tasks using all tool-making equipment. The position is in a unionized environment with minimal supervision.
  • Work with a variety of materials such as metals, plastics, wood, rubber, etc., as required.


  • Must be able to work in the United States without corporate sponsorship now and in the future
  • Relocation benefit is offered for this position.


  • Health benefits are available to use on day one
  • Paid holidays
  • Shift premium
  • Retirement benefits
  • Educational Assistance Program, Wellness Reimbursement, and more!

Employer’s Statement

Eaton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The company is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

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