175636 - Tool Design Engineer
CA-S.Cali-Los Angeles/Orange Counties
Up to $53.00 DOE
12+ months
Chipton Ross is seeking a Tool Design Engineer for an opening in Cypress, CA

Job Summary:
The Tool Design Engineer will work closely with many internal departments such as Engineering, Operations, Quality, and Planning. Responsible for effectively managing, coordinating and controlling new tooling design, sign-off, development, procurement and maintenance, ensuring quality and delivery meets expectations of the customer.

Summary of Duties
" Management of the tooling design, sign-off, development, procurement and maintenance process by providing leadership which generates a culture of empowerment, individual responsibility and stretch
" Drive quality, efficiency and output across the plant, upholding the highest Health and Safety performance
" Balance multiple designs and projects, acting as the primary point of contact for tooling needs.
" Act as an engineering liaison during design development of new tooling to ensure manufacturability
" Interact with all departments impacted by tooling design and production to ensure the optimal and most efficient result is achieved
" Have detailed knowledge of how to read engineering drawings, and be able to relay information to production team members
" Develop best tooling design and production standards and practices
" Provide feedback to Design Engineering and Customers to improve product design for ease of manufacturing, optimization of cost, weight reduction, and best delivery that meets the quality requirements
" Ensure standardization and compliance to engineering, customer, and company specifications.
" Solve manufacturing issues and communicate effectively with solutions
" Analyze and process supplier CAD / tool designs and proposals for coordination to customer buy-offs

BS in Industrial, Aeronautical, Mechanical Engineering or Manufacturing Engineering preferred.
6+ years of experience and a minimum of 3+ years of related tool design experience (assembly tooling preferred)
Computer Skills: Proficient with Microsoft Office products including, Word, Excel, Powerpoint.
Expert in Catia IV and Smarteam
Relevant and significant engineering experience in tooling/jigs/fixtures and working in a fast paced production environment. Self-motivated and capable of independent decision making and managing time to meet strict schedule.

Work Schedule
1st Shift, 5/40

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Terry Jones
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x282 or (800) 927-9318 x282

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.