Job Type
Full-Time Regular
Company Name
Magellan Aerospace, Mississauga

Magellan Aerospace is a global, integrated aerospace company that provides complex assemblies and systems solutions to aircraft and engine manufacturers, and defence and space agencies worldwide. At Magellan we have over 80 years of collective knowledge and experience in the aerospace industry, and believe one truth: People create value.

Employees are our greatest resource in working towards a successful future, and together we build professional relationships that thrive. We know that personal development is fundamental to the success of every individual and invest in our employees.

When you are part of Magellan, you are part of the team!

Position Summary

Magellan Aerospace, Mississauga has an exciting new opportunity for a Tool and Die Maker. The successful incumbent will be required to perform all work necessary to make/prove tools, jigs, dies, fixtures/gauges using various metals, alloys/plastics which require precise dimensions.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Work to blueprints, sketches, design drawings, sample parts & other like information, oral orders & to required tolerances
  • Break down jobs to be carried out by employees related machining classifications
  • Work with supplier’s representative, setting up, modifying or adjusting special classifications
  • Verify machined parts for conformance to specifications
  • Determine machining operation to be performed, work in conjunction with Standards to establish final feeds & speeds
  • Plan best sequence of operations
  • Verify the planning & operational instructions originated by “Tool & Process Engineering “ prior to release to production
  • Measure/lay out work
  • Fit/Assemble machined metal parts

Position Requirements

  • 3-5 year Manufacturing experience, preferably in Aerospace
  • Completion of 4 year or 5 year Tool & Die Making apprenticeship
  • Tool & Die Making Certification
  • Expertise in operating machines such as: boring mills, rotary head mills, jig borers, “Keller” machines, lathes, milling machines, shapers, planers, grinders, etc. & attachments, precision measuring instruments, indicators, etc

Why Magellan?

  • Competitive salary
  • Attractive benefits package (fully Company paid)
  • Generous Company pension plan
  • Positive work-life balance
  • Excellent career progression opportunities
  • Commitment to professional growth
  • Employee Assistance Program (where applicable)
  • Free parking
  • On-site gym

COVID-19 Protocol:

Magellan Aerospace is committed to providing a safe and healthy work environment for our employees. Magellan supports public health COVID-19 guidelines and encourages employees to get vaccinated. Although mandates are not a requirement at Magellan, this may be subject to change and offers of employment may be contingent on vaccination status with respect to changes in legislation.


Magellan Aerospace respects the privacy and confidentiality of personal information provided by candidates and shall not disclose to any external parties unless legislated.

Magellan Aerospace is committed to an inclusive working environment and equal opportunities for all. We welcome all applications without regard to social and cultural background, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation, national origin or religious belief, status as a protected veteran, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law)

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