Tooling Engineer in Poway, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 5/19/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Poway, CA
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $36.0 - $40.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt has an exciting opportunity for a Tooling Engineer with a large aerospace/defense company in the San Diego, CA area.

 As a Tooling Engineer your role will be to lead and support - through rigorous quantitative analysis - multiple projects. This position required depth and breadth of aerospace composite manufacturing, processing and materials knowledge. Project engineering and management experience is required.  


  • Must have experience designing tools for structural composite parts and assemblies
  • Sustains legacy lamination molds, trim & drill fixtures, mill fixtures, and assembly fixtures
  • Advances tooling modification and repair techniques
  • Designs new lamination molds, trim & drill fixtures, mill fixtures, and assembly fixtures
  • Experience with tooling materials; BMI, Invar, prepreg composite, metallic, other
  • Interacts with multiple groups to ensure design intent is met and design reviews are completed
  • Employs tooling DFM techniques
  • Experience incorporating automation into tooling design
  • Experienced in preparation of lamination molds (seasoning and release)
  • CAD experience – Pro E/Creo – With working knowledge of Catia V5, SolidWorks and or NX.
  • Experience with Windchill
  • Knowledge of GD&T per ASME Y14.5 along with tolerance analysis capabilities
  • Bachelor's Degree with 2 plus years of experience.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer