Aerospace Tooling Design Engineer - Composites in Santa Ana, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 1/10/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt is seeking a Tooling Design Engineer for our client located in Santa Ana, CA.

Design tooling and equipment to be used in the manufacture of large carbon fiber parts and assemblies for aircraft production. Provide tooling concepts from basic engineering surfaces and customer statement of work. Provide complete tool models and designs for tooling manufacture to customer statement of work and specifications.

Required Skills:

  • Experience designing and developing tooling for the manufacturing of large and small carbon fiber aerospace parts and assemblies
  • Understand all aspects of tool design & manufacture
  • Used to working in a “job shop” environment
  • Fully conversant in Catia V5 (R18 thru R23)
  • Create tool designs from customer supplied part models and specifications
  • Performing design reviews with customers
  • Strong computer and presentation skills

Desired Skills:

  • Knowledge of common manufacturing methods, material types and processes
  • Freehand concept sketches to quickly communicate and develop designs
  • Previous experience with composites and aerospace layup tooling is a plus
  • Must be proficient with the use of Word, Excel, Outlook, ERP Systems and PowerPoint software

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Required: Must have Active US Government Security Clearance

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer