Job Listing Description

Tooling Engineer 3

Location: Redmond, WA
Rate: $40.00/HR
Duration: 6 month contract
Schedule: 9/80
Per Diem Split: Yes (if eligible)

** Candidates must be U.S. Citizens **
** Permanent residents are NOT eligible for this role **
** Dual citizens are NOT eligible for this role. Also, candidates with a current non-U.S. passport in addition to a U.S. passport are NOT acceptable **

The Tool Engineer 3 develops and designs a variety of tools and equipment required to support the manufacturing, quality and test operations. These positions performs 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.

Under general direction, the Senior Tool Engineer determines approaches to objectives demonstrating a complete understanding and application of principles, concepts, and practices.

Typical responsibilities include:
- Provides imaginative, thorough and practicable solutions to a wide range of technical problems involving the conventional utilization of tool engineering techniques
- Conceives and plans projects involving the development of new methods to attain objectives
- Performs tool design and modification requiring knowledge of production processes, requirements, design concepts and materials
- Interprets production plans and creates tooling to accomplish contractual or production requirements
- Coordinates and clarifies engineering and design standards
- Performs complex stress analyses and advises on structural requirements, machine suitability and method of fabrication
- Develops complex machine shop tooling, special tooling for production, inspection tooling, test tooling, and handling equipment
- Observes and evaluates major tool tryouts for design suitability and authorizes deviation and/or tool design changes
- Follows programs through completion, maintaining liaison with manufacturing, planning and project engineering
- Maintains an interchange of information with tool suppliers regarding optimum fabrication methods, materials, designs and repairs
- Prepares design and fabrication cost estimates, schedule of materials and manpower
- Provides technical guidance to less senior tool engineers and designers
- Directs tool design and fabrication of special tooling
- Presents formal tool and design reviews and may include customer interface
- Maintains budget and schedule for assigned project tool string
- Provides manpower forecasting for design on assigned project
- May include cost account management
- Provides technical support and assistance in manufacturing process planning
- Provides support to product engineering to attain manufacturability and tooling feasibility
- May work closely with strategic suppliers in design and fabrication techniques and tool quality acceptance
- Prepares or updates Program Tooling and Equipment List with input from other functional groups
- Coordinates review and approval of drawings and design schematics in accordance with approval requirements of CM-EP001-1

Required: Unigraphics NX, Tool Design and drafting

Desired: Solid Modeling, CAD, Machining

A Bachelor's degree in an appropriate discipline and five (5) years of directly related experience, or an
equivalent combination of education and experience.
Job Number: 10053
Job Location: Redmond, WA
Rate: $40.00/HR
Per Diem: Split Possible
Overtime: Possible
Duration: 6 mos
Start Date: ASAP
Input Date: 10/31/2018
Last Updated: 12/17/2018
Attention: Patrick O'Neil
Address: 6133 BRISTOL PKWY STE 232
City, State: CULVER CITY, CA 90230
Phone: 310/410-1931
Fax Phone: 310/410-1751

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