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Tool and Die Maker - Day Shift

Date: Jan 11, 2021

Location: Lee's Summit, MO, US, 64082-2312

Company: Briggs and Stratton

Briggs & Stratton, LLC / Billy Goat, located in Lee's Summit, Missouri, is a leading and innovative manufacturer of outdoor power equipment. We specialize in the design and manufacture of machines in three product groups: Debris Management (vacuums, blowers, and debris loaders), Lawn Renovation, and Brush Cutters. We have an immediate opening for a full time Tool & Die Maker to support our manufacturing operations.

Work Hours: 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, Monday – Friday. Overtime may be required at various times during the year.  Must be able to pass a background check and drug screen.


Position Description

Plans and performs required machine operations to maintain dies, fixtures, gauges, tools, jigs, machines and equipment.

Job Responsibilities

  1. Designs, constructs, maintains, alters, checks, and repairs dies, fixtures, gauges, tools, jigs, machines and equipment.
  2. Operates tool room machines and equipment related to the trade as necessary.
  3. Creates and supplies sketches to engineering for blueprints of new machines and equipment.
  4. Partners with maintenance and other manufacturing personnel during the construction of machines and equipment to ensure quality
  5. Performs basic support tasks of various trades.
  6. Performs other duties as assigned

Job Skills Requirements

  • Excellent personal, organizational, verbal, and written communication skills.
  • Excellent mechanical aptitude & craftsmanship
  • Fluent in English and primary language used in area of responsibility and/or location


Associates Degree

Experience Requirements

Journeyman or equivalent education/experience

Physical & Environmental Requirements

Some physical demand; often lifting/moving average weight (25-50 lbs/11-27 kgs) material, may be required to lift up to 70lbs.
Ability to stand and/or walk constantly over a full work shift (8-12 hours)
Ability to perform occasional to frequent pushing, pulling, bending, kneeling, twisting, crawling and/or reaching over a full work shift (8-12 hours)
Generally good working conditions.


Briggs & Stratton, LLC, headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is the world’s largest producer of gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment. Its wholly owned subsidiaries include North America’s number one marketer of pressure washers, and it is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of power generation, lawn and garden, turf care and job site products through its Briggs & Stratton®, Simplicity®, Snapper®, Snapper Pro® Ferris®, PowerBoss®, Allmand™, Billy Goat®, Murray®, Branco® and Victa® brands. Briggs & Stratton products are designed, manufactured, marketed and serviced in over 100 countries on six continents. 


Briggs & Stratton, LLC is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. The Company conducts all employment practices without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran's status, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation or any other basis prohibited by law. Briggs & Stratton also undertakes affirmative action to assure equal employment opportunity for minorities and women, for persons with disabilities, and for protected veterans.

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