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Tool and Die Maker - Night Shift

Job Number:  6484
Group:  Magna Exteriors
Division:  Co-Ex-Tec
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

Concord, CA



Job Number: 6484 
Group: Magna Exteriors  
Division: Co-Ex-Tec 
Job Type: Permanent/Regular 
Location: Concord 


Group Description

The Magna Exteriors portfolio of products includes access systems such as liftgates, exterior trim, modular systems, front-end modules including fascia, active aerodynamic systems and other lightweight structural components for automotive, commercial truck and other industrial markets.

Recognized globally as an innovator in all aspects of vehicle exteriors, Magna provides everything needed, from materials development and design through manufacturing and assembly, to help automakers create sleek, state-of-the-art vehicles across the world.



Short Description

Co-Ex-Tec, a division of Magna Exteriors, is hiring a Tool & Die Maker for Night shift at our Concord location. You will ensure the continuous operation of all plant equipment and machinery.  If you have a valid Tool & Die Maker License and are a results-driven, hands-on individual, we invite you to join our team.


1.    Build new dies and tooling by preparing various materials from drawings and specifications and constructing dies and tooling from prototypes, by lay out, setting up, machining and fitting metal stock.
2.    Repair and test dies and tooling by layout, setting up machining and finishing metal stock.
3.    Verify conformance of repaired dies or tooling to specifications by checking dimensions, clearances and alignments, consistently working to close tolerances.
4.    Operate a variety of machine tools to cut, mill, grind or otherwise repair work piece to prescribed dimensions and finish.
5.    Operate crane to remove and/or relocate dies to specific work stations/equipment.
6.    Dismantle and repair or replace die parts, tooling or bender fixtures, fitting and assembling parts and testing repaired dies for proper operation, operating press as required.
7.    Fit and assemble tools and then test completed tooling for operation by proving out in a press, unit or fixture.
8.    Provide assistance and guidance to Tool & Die Apprentices.
9.    In the process of building tooling, verify tool designs for feasibility and functionality before completion feeding back any modifications or concerns to supervisor.
10.    Promote and comply with health, safety, and environmental standards, safe operating procedures, good housekeeping practices and the observance of protective equipment requirements at all times.
11.    Any other reasonable duty required by Management.


•    Secondary School diploma or equivalent
•    Licensed Tool & Die Maker (completed 4 year apprenticeship)
•    Minimum 2 years tool and die making experience, preferably in an automotive trim manufacturing environment


•    Excellent mathematical and mechanical aptitude
•    Strong communication, organization and interpersonal skills
•    Able to span all shifts and weekends, as required
•    Proven experience in maintenance of plant and equipment
•    Able to recognize all North American symbols
•    Comprehensive knowledge of related codes, health, safety and environmental standards and regulations,

Additional Information

Accommodations for disabilities in relation to the job selection process are available upon request.

07--Operations F--Permanent/Regular 

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