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Job Title:  Tool & Die Technician

Requisition ID:  2235

Springfield, MO, US, 65802

Home-based Position:  No
Regular/Temporary:  Regular
Job Type:  Full-Time
Job Description: 

EnerSys is the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications. We have over thirty manufacturing and assembly plants worldwide servicing over 10,000 customers in more than 100 countries. Worldwide headquarters are located in Reading, PA, USA with regional headquarters in Europe and Asia. We complement our extensive line of Motive Power and Energy Systems with a full range of integrated services and systems. With sales and service locations throughout the world, and over 100 years of battery experience, EnerSys is the power/full solution for stored DC power products.  We continue to grow in our industry by ensuring all employees possess the following core competencies: customer focused, team player, engaged, ethical, strong communication skills, and works safely.

This position will be focusing primarily on our Reserve Power applications, which include telecommunications, IT, uninterruptible power supplies (UPS), utilities and switchgear, security, emergency lighting and general electronics. Some of the reserve power brands include PowerSafe,DataSafe, and Genesis. Our extensive product range serves a variety of reserve power applications and consistently delivers the most effective, powerful and reliable batteries available.


Job Purpose



Come work at Enersys!!

New Wages and Great Benefits which include:

  • $21.00 to 31.00 starting wage for this position
  • Stay bonus of $1000
  • $1.00 shift differential for 2nd and 3rd shifts
  • Climate Controlled Work Environment
  • Health/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • 6% match on 401K Contributions


The Tool and Die Technician will maintain and fabricate tooling necesary for production. This includes diagnosing and repairing damaged or malfunctioning tooling both on the production line and in the shop. Cleaning and rebuilding tooling between production runs including fixtues, molds, rotary dies, and punch dies. Some production areas require the Tool and Die Technician to perform the change overs of tooling on the machines. Another important duty is fabricating/machining new or replacement parts. The technician will read and understand part/assembly drawings and use the appropriate tools and equipment to produce the part to spec. Equipment includes; vertical mills, lathes, vertical and horizontal band saws, drill press, surface grinder, MIG or TIG welders, plasma cutter, grinders, and hand drills. As well as use precision measuring equipment to verify conformance and specifications such as; dial and digital calipers, micrometers, tape measures, squares, levels etc.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Key Responsiblities:

  • Diagnose damaged tooling and stamping dies and determines the method to resolve the problem.
  • Installs and removes dies and tooling from machinery.
  • Operates various machine tools to produce new parts and perform repairs.
  • Performs regularly scheduled and preventive maintenance on tooling and dies.
  • Performs other duties as assigned. 


Job Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Experience in tool and die repair, and industrial machinery and equipment.
  • Experience setting up and running machine tooling equipment with a precision mindset.
  • Knowledge of shop mathematics, assembly methods, and common properties of materials.
  • Competence in reading precision measuring equipent to .001" and occasionally .0001".
  • Welding/fabricating experience - MIG or TIG, steel, stainless steel, aluminum.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Dedication to safety and a quality directed work attitude.
  • Independent, self-motivated, and able to work as a team.
  • Ability and willingness to work overtime as needed.
  • Required to have or obtain personal toolbox with necessary tools, including hand tools, measuring equipment, etc.


Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to frequently lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Ability to exert 25 pounds of force frequently.
  • Ability to exert 50 pounds of force occasionally.
  • Eyesight capable of reading machine dial gauges, blueprints, and precision measuring devices.
  • Manual dexterity to utilize hand tools.
  • Tolerance to working in a hot and noisy environment.
  • Mobility to move about a manufacturing environment.
  • Ability to work overtime as needed.


General Job Requirements

  • Generic


EnerSys provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.  EEO/M/F/Vets/Disabled

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Nearest Major Market: Springfield

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