Tooling Design Engineer


: $65,735.00 - $115,350.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Engineering

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Tooling Design Engineer (Cleveland, Ohio) Our client in injection, compression and transfer molded engineered thermoplastics, and high temperature composites parts, is currently hiring a Tooling Design Engineer. This position is a Contract role needed to work on backlog. The right person will transition to a Direct role. This position is responsible for the design, optimization, detailing, and manufacturing management of new compression/injection mold tools, machining/work holding fixtures, and other tooling as required using CAD tools. Responsibilities:
Work from drawings, sketches and or scanned images, customer drawings, etc. to design/print and /or crate modifications to existing tooling.
Provide design and specification development support to end users, integrators, and distributors
Use Solidworks and other CAD software as required to design/modify and detail machining fixtures, tooling, and compression/injection mold tools. Select the correct geometry, material and finishes based on internal guidelines and safety reviews.
Ensure that the design meets customer print and specification requirements as required, and that the designs are optimized for safety, manufacturability, assembly, and production use. Use material shrinkage, thermal expansion, pressure, and heat transfer calculations to ensure optimized mold tool designs and functionality.
Assist in sourcing components that go into mold tools and fixtures. Develop material requirements list and assist in the quoting process with the purchasing department as required.
Assist with the quote process, vendor selection, and design reviews for vendor supplied tooling procurement projects.
Participate in 3rd party tool reviews and recommend design changes as needed to ensure that tool designs are compliant with internal requirements.
Provide assistance, and support to production and the tool room with tool/fixture designs, modifications, or assembly. Communicate the intent of the design or assembly to ease installation.
Assist Engineering/Operations in product development/process improvements through tooling/fixture optimization to improve yield, runtime, etc.
Manage the manufacturing schedule and on time completion of internal tooling orders through proper planning, coordination, and communication to support the effort to reduce lead time for new products and ensure project timelines are met. Qualifications:
Experience in injection and compression molding process & machining processes
5-10 years - Injection and Compression mold tool experience, and in design and manufacturing for high temp tooling preferred
5 years Solidworks
An excellent grasp of engineering and design principles.
Associates Degree - Engineering or related field. Relevant work experience will be considered in lieu of degree.
2 years Tooling, and manufacturing project management and scheduling - preferred

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Associated topics: die, fixture, mold, melt, molten, tool, toolmaker, tool and die, tool designer, tool die * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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