200995 - Tool Engineer
CA-Central California
Canoga Park
6 months
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Tool Engineer for a contract opportunity in Canoga Park, CA.

The Tool Engineer assist in the development and design of a variety of tools and equipment required to support the manufacturing, quality and test operations. These positions perform feasibility analysis of special tool plans; create tool concepts and drawings utilizing environmental health and safety procedures, tool standards manuals and sound engineering practices; initiate fabrication and assist with inspection and operational checkout of special tools; and resolve tooling problems encountered during tool usage.

Knowledge of:
Pertinent codes, rules and regulations related to Tooling Engineering Computer-Aided Design (CAD) and Computer-Aided Manufacture (CAM) methods and techniques Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) and tolerance stack principles Quality control and regulatory processes Use of various computer systems and applicable software programs to produce reports and spreadsheets Numerical and manufacturing practices and processes Statics & Strength of Material Concepts Manufacturing methods and fabrication processes Engineering theory and practice relating to design and evaluation of devices or systems Safety regulations, principles and practices of work safety Engineering economics and budget preparation
Ability to:
Evaluate tooling requests, develop design requirements and conceptualize innovative solutions Collect, organize, synthesize and analyze data Select the best method of producing parts, tools or assemblies Apply a complete understanding of computer aided design tools and systems Read and interpret product drawings, tool drawings and related specifications Build and manipulate CAD data sets Communicate clearly and concisely, both verbally and in writing Use various computer systems to produce reports and spreadsheets Apply and interpret Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) Prepare complete and comprehensive reports Deal with multiple tasks and deadlines set by management Analyze engineering problems and adopt effective courses of action Perform in a concurrent engineering environment Operate effectively in a team environment Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work
Desired Skills/Experience:
Past tool and/or component designer/design experience Past Analytical experience (stress) Past Project engineering experience (including schedule management and cost management)

Accredited Bachelor's degree in an appropriate discipline and 2-5 years of directly related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.


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

Richard Barrett
6926 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC 29406

Phone: (843) 554-5800 x246 or (800) 927-9318 x246

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.