Title Sheet Metal Model Maker – Oak Park – Day Shift – $20 to $25/Hour
Categories Automotive, Machine Tool, Manufacturing
Status Accepting Candidates
# of Openings 1
Employment Type Staffing
Public Description
Prototype Sheet Metal Model Maker
Oak Park – Day Shift – $20 to $25 Per Hour

We are looking for a Prototype Sheet Metal Model Maker familiar with Prototype Sheet Metal Stamping and assembly.

SummaryAnalyze specifications, lay out metal stock, set-up and operate machine tools, fit and assemble details to build and repair metal stamping dies, cutting tools and gauges.


  • Read and interpret engineering drawings and specifications of tools, dies, prototypes or models
  • Prepare templates and sketches and determine work processes
  • Work with close tolerances.
  • Plan, build, tryout, PM, and repair stamping dies and related press tooling.
  • Perform ordinary die development work, tool machining operations, skilled fitting, assembly, spotting, adjustment and timing.
  • Perform project tryout, diagnose and then correct any accompanying problems ensuring that the final project adheres to pre-established specifications (cad data or part print).
  • Dismantles dies, repairs / replaces damaged details or components, verifies that the repaired die operates correctly.
  • Operate tool room equipment including but not limited to: Mills, Lathes & Grinders
  • Must have all tools common to trade practice.
  • Operate Forklift and overhead crane


  • Must be a Journeyman Tool & Die Maker or minimum of 8 years experience working with metal stamping dies
  • Knowledge of tooling material characteristics
  • Able to perform all essential job functions with little to no supervision and with or without a reasonable accommodation 

Must be willing to work overtime and weekends as required.

Must work well with others and be reliable.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $20 to $25 per hour


  • 8 Hour Shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime

Working Days:

  • Monday (Required) 6:30 AM to 3 PM
  • Tuesday (Required) 6:30 AM to 3 PM
  • Wednesday (Required) 6:30 AM to 3 PM
  • Thursday (Required) 6:30 AM to 3 PM
  • Friday (Required) 6:30 AM to 1 PM
  • Saturday (Required) 6:30 AM to 1 PM

COVID-19 considerations:
To keep our employees safe, we provide everyone with face-masks and hand sanitizer. We follow six feet social distancing and have all outside suppliers and customers fill out a health form for our safety.


  • Prototype Sheet Metal Model Maker: 8 years (Preferred)


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • Oak Park, MI

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable — more reliable than spontaneous

This Job Is:

  • A job for which all ages, including older job seekers, are encouraged to apply

This is a Temp-To-Hire Option:
If Offered an In-house Position the following Benefits are available: 

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) Matching
  • Dental Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Retirement Plan
  • Vision Insurance
Benefit Conditions:
  • Waiting period may apply
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