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Sr Engr, Mechanical
Ref No.: 17-07163
Location: San Diego, California
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 12/18/2017 to 12/17/2018
Job Posting Title


Mechanical/Tooling Engineer

FTE salary approx. 75K


Job Description Summary


As a Tooling Engineer, you will work in operations and new product development environment that develops a wide variety of plastic products.

• Participate on cross functional project teams to lead planning and execution of tool procurement activities, from concept to product launch.
• Tooling Design: Review product designs for manufacturability (DFM) to determine tooling risks and options. Design reviews and evaluation of 3D models and 2D drawings for new and existing products. Review product design, mold specifications and development plans with appropriate mold makers, contract manufacturers, prototyping services, equipment or other service suppliers.
• Tooling Development: Responsible for developing tool specifications and standards. Apply scientific molding process and process simulation for robust construction and performance.
• Tool validation: Drive and support suppliers, including installation, operational and process qualification activities to ensure process verification and validation of molds, equipment and processes.





Requirements:

• Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Plastics Engineering or related field, or, relevant equivalent experience. 5 years in mold design / procurement and plastics processing experience.

• Tooling experience with injection molding is required.

• Proficiency in Solidworks and understanding of Flow Analysis tools.

• Experience with plastic materials, processing and scientific molding practices.

• Excellent technical skills including project management, organization, planning and capital budgets relating to mold procurement and verification.

• Demonstrated ability to apply problem solving and data analysis methods.

• Excellent PC skills with proficiency with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), various CAD programs.

• Previous experience with Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP), ISO standards and Lean Manufacturing concepts desired.

• Willingness and ability to travel domestically and internationally up to 25%.

Requirements:

• Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Plastics Engineering or related field, or, relevant equivalent experience. 5 years in mold design / procurement and plastics processing experience.

• Tooling experience with injection molding is required.

• Proficiency in Solidworks and understanding of Flow Analysis tools.

• Experience with plastic materials, processing and scientific molding practices.

• Excellent technical skills including project management, organization, planning and capital budgets relating to mold procurement and verification.

• Demonstrated ability to apply problem solving and data analysis methods.

• Excellent PC skills with proficiency with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), various CAD programs.

• Previous experience with Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP), ISO standards and Lean Manufacturing concepts desired.

• Willingness and ability to travel domestically and internationally up to 25%.