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General Motors Bedford Die Maker Journeyperson in Bedford, Indiana

General Motors Skilled Trades Die Maker Journeyperson - Bedford Castings, IN

General Motors has needs for qualified Die Maker Journeypersons. Working under minimal supervision, the skilled trades Die Maker Journeyperson is responsible for building, repairing, remodeling, and maintaining all types of dies using various types of material.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Follow established safety procedures according to OSHA standards and company procedures

  • Fabricate and/or repair dies for production, including performing required welding operations

  • Read blueprints to perform die repair/fabrication

  • Perform die repair, using mills, lathes and grinders as well as hand tools

  • Make in-press repairs of dies/tooling

  • Die tryout duties as required

  • Utilize measuring instruments such as calipers, gauge blocks, micrometers, to repair/fabricate dies

  • Drive a hi-lo and/or operate overhead crane to transport dies as well as other heavy equipment

  • Document and record various data for the department

  • Basic computer skills

Interested individuals must meet the following minimum qualifications:

  • U.S. Department of Labor Completion of Apprenticeship Certificate in Die Maker trade or six (6) years of documented experience as an Die Maker (notarized documentation required)

  • Must be able to satisfactorily complete the General Motors hiring process requirements which include comprehensive assessments, hair drug testing, and a background check

  • At least 18 years of age

  • Eligible to work in the United States

  • Must be willing to work flexible shift hours and day, afternoon, or night shift as well as overtime hours daily, weekends and holidays on those shifts with little notice.

General Motors UAW hourly employment offers a very competitive compensation and benefit package. An annual incentive payout is also available, as qualified.

Relocation and travel expenses will be the responsibility of the applicant.

The policy of General Motors is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or veteran status. Additionally, General Motors is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including individuals with disabilities. If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation for any step in the hiring process, email us at . Please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting and be prepared to provide documentation supporting the request.

If this opportunity excites you, please click Continue to complete an application for the Die Maker position in Bedford, IN. Remember, you may only have ONE (1) application on file, so you should only proceed if you agree to the conditions outlined above and meet the requirements for the position.