Tooling Engineer needed for automotive manufacturing company This Jobot Job is hosted by Emma Goulden Are you a fit? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply Now" button and sending us your resume. Salary 55,000 - 70,000 per year A bit about us We manufacture fully engineered, high-quality components, assemblies and systems such as bumpers and chassisbody structural components for high-volume OEMs as well as niche vehicle manufacturers. We use advanced, proprietary roll- and hot-form manufacturing processes. Why join us? Great benefits (e.g. Medical, Dental, Vision, Paid Time-off, 401k) An excellent opportunity to be part of a new plant start-up from the onset Perhaps best known as constructor of the new Ford GT road and race cars, our products also span a wide range of automotive mechanisms, structures and suspension systems (including Formula 1 race dampers). Job Details ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Provide input and direction in the sourcing, design, construction, PPAP and launch of new tools, fixtures and equipment for future programs and current changes. Assist Tool-Room personnel andor vendors in solving problems arising from production processes, tool tryouts and launching of new programs. Estimate, schedule and execute all engineering changes of tooling, cost savings, etc... Co-ordinate these changes with Program Management, Manufacturing, - - Quality, Finance departments to ensure timely try-out and phase-in periods to meet production schedule requirements or customer delivery dates. Provide technical support for product development and design. Use technology on new and current processes and tools to meet or exceed customer specifications. Perform other duties as determined by the Engineering Manager andor General Manger (AGM included). Stay informed on latest technologies with respect to tooling. Report on and implement those ideas, which will be of benefit to IMD. Establish new and superior sourcing methods for new tooling, which will insure capability and improve, cost effectiveness of tools for the program (prototype andor production). Assist Program Managers to prepare internal quotes for newexisting programs and all engineering changes by issuing, coordinating and proposing tooling and gauge suppliers. Work with production to implement Poka Yoke methods. Work with Quality Engineer and others to establish characteristics and achievable tolerances for SPC. Work in compliance with TS16949 Standards. Work in compliance with all legislative requirements of the OHSA and be accountable for specific Health and Safety responsibilities, as outlined under Safety and Environmental Responsibilities, Office and Production Employees". Once aware of a product or process non-conformance, stop further processing and inform area supervisor or manager responsible. Maintain due diligence in regard to environmental matters, minimize any potentially harmful accidents and work in compliance with ISO 14001. Will follow the environmental guidelines. EDUCATION andor EXPERIENCE Hot stamping, hot forming or hydroforming Prefer experience as a tool and die maker, apprenticeship certification, or Two years' experience as a tool room supervisor Five years' previous experience as a Tooling Engineer Prefer Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering or equivalent experience Ability to interact with all levels of employees in the organization, customers, suppliers, sub-contractors, engineers, etc. Negotiation skills Excellent knowledge of the assembly department and press department equipment Computer skills in the area of spreadsheets, word processing, CAD, CMM, design and databases Interested in hearing more? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply Now" button.
Posting ID: 596769874Posted: 2021-01-18