Tooling Engineer

Tooling Engineer

Specialty: Engineering, Industrial & Skilled Manufacturing

Job Description

Katie Hudson
Regional Director

Katie joined Leddy Group in 2015. She was promoted at the beginning of 2021 from Sr. Staffing Manager to Regional Director for the Lebanon market.  Katie is one of the only team members in our company who has successfully touched every specialty over the course of her tenure: Accounting & Finance, Administrative, HR, Industrial & Skilled Manufacturing, and Engineering.   

603.727.0102 | KHudson@leddygroup.com

A global leader in injection molding and contract manufacturing is looking for a Tooling Engineer with injection molding expertise. You’ll work directly with customers to manage all aspects of their custom injection molding projects. This is a direct-hire opportunity for the right candidate with competitive pay, full benefits, and a $3,000 hiring bonus!

Responsibilities of the Tooling Engineer

  • Critique design for injection molds for functionality and manufacturability
  • Plan and initiate product and mold revisions, and provide customer with input on product enhancement
  • Assist in the development of automation and process control concepts to ensure lowest possible part cost and zero-defect manufacturing
  • Lead cross functional team through design reviews and APQP process
  • Source outside suppliers, negotiate orders, and conduct site visits to review tool construction and mold trials
  • Consult internally with tool division on mold design and provide quotations on product changes
  • Establish mold maintenance schedule
  • Maintain continuous improvement of tooling and troubleshoot problematic tools
  • Recommend quality standards to customer and manufacturing
  • Supervise sample submissions
  • Supervise and direct tool room, PMs, repairs, and schedules
  • Perform related duties as assigned

Qualifications of the Tooling Engineer

  • Engineering degree desired, plus 3-5 years of experience in injection mold design and processing, preferably in the automotive field
  • Excellent customer service, interpersonal, project management, and leadership skills
  • Ability to travel domestically 20% of the time
  • Must have a thorough understanding of the injection molding process and automation, with a demonstrated capability to integrate tooling into injection molding automation work cells
  • Demonstrated innovation and cost effectiveness with mold design, and knowledge of new mold design/manufacturing technology
  • CADkey desired
  • Engineering capability, including design of experiment, troubleshooting, geometric tolerancing, SPC, and robotics
  • Knowledge of outside tooling vendor performance
  • Ability to thrive in an environment characterized by high growth, participation, and change

The Tooling Engineer is a full-time, first-shift position. We look forward to hearing from you!

To apply, please email a copy of your resume to lebanon@leddygroup.com, call 603-727-0102, or apply online at www.leddygroup.com.

Veterans and military spouses are encouraged to apply.

Tooling EngineerAbout Leddy Group

We are a privately owned, regional staffing company serving northern New England since 1994. We are real people helping real people find meaningful employment through our specialties:  Accounting & Finance, Administrative & Customer Service, Engineering, HR, Industrial and Skilled Manufacturing.

Katie Hudson
Regional Director

Katie joined Leddy Group in 2015. She was promoted at the beginning of 2021 from Sr. Staffing Manager to Regional Director for the Lebanon market.  Katie is one of the only team members in our company who has successfully touched every specialty over the course of her tenure: Accounting & Finance, Administrative, HR, Industrial & Skilled Manufacturing, and Engineering.   

603.727.0102 | KHudson@leddygroup.com

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