Overview

Our client located in Concord, Ontario has an immediate opening for a Mould Designer

Summary

The Mould Designer designs moulds, fixtures and components from part drawings, math data or verbal specifications.  Designs may be complex and non-routine using Computer Aided Design (CAD) equipment.  This position also reviews drawings and supporting documents for accuracy and provides recommendations for improvements in order to meet program objectives.

Responsibilities  

  • Ability to perform prescribed duties and responsibilities independently for fascia tooling (hidden parting line and conventional) and trim type tooling (e.g. rockers, claddings, wheel flares etc.)
  • Participate in and support Continuous Improvement initiatives
  • Adhere to applicable quality systems and Support Management System (MAFACT, WCM, ISO-9001)
  • Use standard library models to design tools that meet customer specifications.
  • Assist in design of tooling at the direction of the Design Team Leader
  • Manage single tool design projects when requested
  • Collaborate with other design resources as required for confirmation of tool design concepts relative to part geometry
  • Review tool designs produced by our strategic partners in tooling and provide feedback to ensure tools meet the expectations of our production facilities.
  • Work closely with estimating and program managers to assist in the development of new tooling and engineering change quotes
  • Participate in benchmarking of new tooling and equipment and provide accurate, timely feedback
  • Managing engineering changes within design preparing and issuing files both internally and to outsources
  • Work together with Design Team Leader to provide key date timing feedback to assist in the scheduling of production.
  • Design water, boring mill and 3D contour features working collaboratively to ensure other design disciplines and design for manufacture (build/machine) are considered.
  • Complete part feasibility studies on upcoming program parts to ensure all aspects are considered for tool design (cooling, steel condition, proper draft etc.)
  • With Designer Team Leader supervision, conduct internal and external design reviews, document results of meetings and implement agreed upon actions
  • Mentoring of Designer – Trainees to assist in holistic designer development
  • Flexibility to work outside of core hours as required to meet the demands on the engineering department
  • Travel as required for investigational or training purposes
  • Participate in the daily review of
    • Safety standards and safety related items
    • Quality standards and quality related items
    • Cost and cost related items
    • Timing and timing related items
    • Motivation and motivation related items

Qualifications

  • Minimum completion of Grade 12 diploma
  • College diploma / University degree in a relevant technical field, or equivalent experience an asset
  • Strong working knowledge of Siemens NX Mold Wizard in all facets of tool design

Applying

Please submit resumes to george@halliwellconsulting.com including salary expectations and availability or contact George Halliwell @ 1 877-737-6562 extension 109.

Job Number 1868