Tool Maker - Cold Heading Operator

  • Express Employment - ID | IL | IN
  • Gilberts, IL, USA
  • May 16, 2018

Job Description

Salary: $18 - $32/hr, DOE

Well-established manufacturing company in Gilberts, IL is seeking a Tool Maker - Cold Heading Operator to join their 1st shift team. This is an outstanding direct hire opportunity with a company that operates in a modern manufacturing facility.

Job Summary: Set up and operate heading equipment to fabricate a wide variety of products with close tolerances from wire, rod, or bar stock within the time and rates allowed. Insure parts meet established quality corporate standards and customer requirements.

Tool Maker Responsibilities:
  • Set-up and operate heading equipment
  • Set-up and adjust wire drawing equipment
  • Sharpen cutters
  • Keep accurate SPC charts, daily reports, tooling records cards, and all related reporting
  • Make minor repairs on equipment
  • Visually inspect, sort and reject cold heated parts
  • Other duties as assigned

Tool Maker Qualifications:
  • 3-5 years of cold heading operation
  • Carbide and Diamond Tip experience
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints
  • Basic math skills
  • High school diploma or GED

Hours: Monday - Friday | 6 AM - 2:30 PM

Pay: $18 - $32/hr, DOE

If you are interested in this tool maker position please send your resume to

Express Office: North Kane County

750 South 8th Street

West Dundee, IL 60118