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Tool and Die Maker- Night Shift

Job Number:  58669
Group:  Magna Powertrain
Division:  MSM
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

Vaughan, ONTARIO, CA, L4H 0S9

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Job Number: 58669 
Group: Magna Powertrain  
Division: MSM 
Job Type: Permanent/Regular 
Location: VAUGHAN 


Group Introduction

Advancing mobility. Making automotive technology that is smarter, cleaner, and safer, while still fun to drive. And making it for everyone. That’s what we’re passionate about at Magna Powertrain. We do it by creating world-class powertrain solutions for conventional, hybrid, and pure electric vehicles. We’re making electrification more than a buzzword, we’re bringing it to the road. Innovation is what drives us and we drive innovation. Dream big and create the future of mobility at Magna Powertrain.



Minimum Qualifications:

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma or ministry-approved equivalent
  • Currently enrolled in the 3rd or final year of the apprenticeship for Tool & Die or have has completed the apprenticeship for Tool & Die
  • Tool & Die Certificate of Qualification is preferred
  • Transfer Tooling, broach machine and tooling experience would be considered an asset
  • Capable of full construction of new tools
  • Excellent independent trouble-shooting and problem solving skills
  • Good understanding of GD&T level 1, SPC level 2, Metrology, Blueprint Reading & Basic CNC lathe/machining programming
  • Able to work independently
  • Excellent documentation skills
  • Working knowledge of the English Language (both written and oral). 


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Plan, lay out and construct dies and fixtures according to engineering drawings.  Repair and maintain dies and fixtures as required.  Responsible for spare Tooling.
  • Give input/ideas to Engineering Department on tooling/design alternatives for unique or difficult jobs. Help trouble shoot small tooling problems.
  • Complete any work required on track sheet and ensure that all inspection sheets are correct.
  • Make sure that all log books and PM’s are up to date. 
  • Perform set-ups as required.
  • Develop new dies; make changes to meet or exceed quoted rates and improve product capability.
  • Responsible for maintaining tooling documentation (tooling history) up to the smallest detail.
  • Continuous Improvement.
  • Communicate changes with fellow employees and supervisors.
  • Responsible for die sign off and die approval.
  • Ensure that die’s are ready according to production schedule.
  • Minimize downtime through quality improvement activity.
  • Work together with fellow employees & personnel of other departments.
  • Ensure production readiness of all dies, by following the preventative maintenance schedule, die service procedure, and spare parts system requirements.
  • Recommend maintenance and equipment repair necessary to achieve the highest possible efficiency, safety and quality.
  • Perform other assignments from time to time as management so directs.

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