Tool Designer in Minneapolis, MN at Volt

Date Posted: 7/18/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Duration:
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $15.0 - $85000.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is seeking a Tool Designer for a leading manufacturer of fluid handling equipment and systems for their Industrial Products Division in Minneapolis, MN.  

This client is a global leader in the design, development, and manufacture of highly-engineered systems for numerous industrial and commercial applications for liquid finishing products used in the aerospace and automotive industries, as well as on furniture, windows and doors. Our client has been named the best place to work and this is a long term career opportunity.

Job Purpose:

  • Design of tooling, fixtures, and test equipment to support manufacturing operations. Design work to include mill fixtures, pneumatic and hydraulic presses, work holding jigs and fixtures, product test equipment, automation fixturing, work positioning equipment.
  • Knowledge of Plastic Injection molding and Creo is required, and strong mechanical aptitude a must.

Essential Duties:

  • Plans and designs all necessary tool components assigned by using resources available to ensure optimum design at minimum fabrication expense.
  •  Design and repair plastic injection molds.
  • Actively maintains and improves knowledge of tool design, machines, engineering standards, procedures, new technology (materials, hydraulic and/or pneumatic clamping, etc.) through personal training and education.
  • Meets all delivery, quality, and cost objectives associated with tool design responsibilities through optimum utilization of available machines, labor, information and technology.
  • Provides technical support to requests, suggestions and inquiries from Tool Services, Engineering and Quality personnel.
  • Provides all tool components necessary to complete the fabrication of assigned tool orders.?

Position Requirements:

  • Experience designing plastic injection molds.
  • Minimum of High School and 4 years experience of some combination of the following:
  • Technical training in Tool and Die Design and/or Machine Design.
  • CAD/CAM training minimum of 1 year experience.
  • Technical training in Tool and Die or Machining Trade School.

My client offers attractive compensation, benefits, and opportunities for both professional development and career progression. 

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer