Tool & Die - A

Date: May 3, 2024

Location: Flora, IL, US, 62839

Company: North American Lighting

Job Summary

Who We Are 

North American Lighting Inc., member of the Koito Group of Companies, is the largest tier one automotive exterior lighting manufacturer in North America. As the market share leader in exterior automotive lighting, NAL provides advanced lighting technology, engineering design expertise, and state-of-the-art production capabilities to auto makers based in North America and around the world.  


Our Opportunity 

North American Lighting (NAL) is looking for a Tool & Die - A to join our team. The ideal candidate will build molds, tools, dies, jigs, and fixtures complete from blue prints for use within the plant, and lead “B” and “C” Tool & Die makers. 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

Your Priorities 

  • Performs a variety of tasks on molds, tools, dies, jigs, and fixtures, including: 
    • Lathe work – turning, drilling, threading 
    • Tool Sharpening 
    • Mill work 
    • Surface grinding 
    • Welding 
    • Drilling 
    • Tapping/Threading 
  • Performs other duties as assigned. 


Your Background 

High School Diploma or its equivalent, plus 5 or more years of related experience in a tool room environment—including experience maintaining Injection Molds (polishing, bench/hand work, welding, surface grinding, etc.). 

Ability to tool weld and stress weld and knowledge of heat treatment is preferred. 

At North American Lighting

Team Member Benefits 

World class health insurance plans 

Award winning 401k plan 

Relocation assistance 

Paid time off (vacation, sick, holidays, etc) 

Supplier discounts (wireless, computer, vehicle, etc.) 

Company sponsored wellness program including gym reimbursement 

Diversity at NAL: 

The mission of NAL’s Diversity Committee is to facilitate NAL’s ongoing and continuing efforts to foster a culture and atmosphere of mutual respect, for the benefit of all Team Members from different backgrounds, perspectives, and abilities that represent our communities. 

You can learn more about NAL and our opportunities at 

All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, genetic information, and veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Requisition ID: 16501

Location: Flora Plant 

Nearest Major Market: Mount Vernon