Textron Tool and Die Maker - Arctic Cat - Thief River Falls, MN in Thief River Falls, Minnesota

Tool and Die Maker - Arctic Cat - Thief River Falls, MN


About Textron Specialized Vehicles Inc.

Textron Specialized Vehicles Inc. is a leading global manufacturer of golf cars, utility and personal transportation vehicles, snowmobiles, side-by-sides, all-terrain vehicles, professional turf-care equipment, and ground support equipment. Textron Specialized Vehicles markets products under the E-Z-GO®, Cushman®, Arctic Cat®, Textron Off RoadTM, Jacobsen®, Dixie Chopper®, Ransomes®, TUGTM, DouglasTM, PremierTM and SafeaeroTM brands. Its vehicles are found in environments ranging from golf courses to factories, airports to planned communities, and theme parks to hunting preserves.

SUMMARY: Design, fabricate and build tooling & parts from blueprints.


  • Use tool room shop equipment including CNC and manual machine tools in an efficient, effective, and safe manner.

  • Perform lay-outs and set-ups of projects.

  • Utilize proper use of inspection tools.

  • Machine and fabricate parts from blueprints.

  • Design and build tooling from blueprints .

  • Share tooling maintenance duties with peers in a support effort to manufacturing.


QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

  • Knowledge of proper machining practices and techniques for close tolerance machining.

  • Knowledge of basic mechanical principles and their application.

  • Understanding of principles and application of shop mathematics and trigonometry.

  • Knowledge of equipment and tooling set-ups.

  • Understanding of material characteristics, their use and methods of processing.

  • Knowledge and understanding of tooling applications.

  • Understanding of sheet metal, machining, welding, and assembly production processes.

  • Understanding of hydraulic, mechanical and pneumatic systems. EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

  • Prefer vocational school or high school education in the machine tool trades program supplemented by a formal on-the-job training program in the Tool & Die trade.

  • Two or more years machining experience.

  • Prior experience in tool & die work.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • Stand continuously in & around the work area for up to 10 hours per day.

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Manufacturing

Primary Location US-Minnesota-Thief River Falls

Recruiting Company Textron Specialized Vehicles

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 266687