Immediate opening in our Tool and Die Maintenance Department.

Job Summary:

  • Support and maintain daily activities and projects for the Die Maint. Department.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Follow all Safety, Quality & Work Procedures for chemicals and operating equipment.
  • Clean scheduled dies using dry ice procedure/equipment.
  • Utilize the overhead crane and gantry crane to transport dies to/from presses and storage.
  • Minor die repairs (grinding, welding and spotting)
  • Track all preventative maintenance work on logs.
  • Clean/lubricate parts from dies.
  • Exchange empty gas cylinders and store/secure cylinders properly.
  • Must successfully complete overhead crane training and maintain license.
  • Ability to work overtime and/or weekends
  • Ability to rotate jobs or shifts
  • Maintain attendance per KMI policy
  • Ability to work in a team environment

Additional Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist with other die maintenance associate activities
  • Maintain orderliness and cleanliness of die maintenance storage cage and stock metals
  • Assist other die maintenance associates with production line calls
  • Complete cross-training assignments as needed
  • Complete TPM assignments/requirements in a timely manner
  • Perform other duties as assigned to the satisfaction of the Stamping/Die Maintenance Manager or KMI Management

Job Qualifications:

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job duty satisfactorily. The qualifications
    listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required to do the essential functions of this Technical Staff I position.


  • Welding experience a plus.


  • Ability to read and comprehend instructions, short correspondence and memos.
  • Ability to write simple correspondence.
  • Ability to effectively use computer programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and Power Point.

Kalida Manufacturing, Inc. offers a very attractive benefit package, competitive wage and a team oriented manufacturing environment including:

Qualified candidates should submit your resume, including your mailing address, in Word or PDF format. KMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.