Overview

Our Client has an immediate opportunity for a Tooling Engineer to join their team.

Responsibilities

•Personally responsible; completes work in a timely, consistent manner; works hours necessary to complete assigned work; is regularly present and punctual; arrives prepared for work; is committed to doing the best job possible; keeps commitments. 
•Plans work and carries out tasks without detailed instructions; makes constructive suggestions; prepares for problems or opportunities in advance; undertakes additional responsibilities; responds to situations as they rise with minimal supervision; creates novel solutions to problems; evaluates new technology as potential solutions to existing problems 
•Anticipates problems, sees how a problem and its solution will affect other units; gathers information before making decisions; weighs alternatives against objectives and arrives at reasonable decisions; adapts well to changing priorities, deadlines and directions; works to eliminate all processes which do not add value; is willing to take action, even under pressure, criticism or tight deadlines; takes informed risks; recognizes and accurately evaluates the signs of a problem; analyzes current procedures for possible improvements; notifies supervisor of problems in a timely manner. 
•Demonstrates knowledge of techniques, skills, equipment, procedures and materials. Applies knowledge to identify issues and internal problems; works to develop additional technical knowledge and skills. 
•Writes and speaks effectively, using conventions proper to the situation; states own opinions clearly and concisely; demonstrates openness and honesty; listens well during meetings and feedback sessions; explains reasoning behind own opinions; asks others for their opinion and feedback; asks questions to ensure understanding; exercises a professional approach with others using all appropriate tools of communication; uses consideration and tact when offering opinions.

Minimum Requirements

•7 years minimum tool design experience in the automotive industry in Blank Transfer and Progressive fed tooling in a Production/Manufacturing environment preferably Tier 1 automotive. 
•Must have expert understanding of press automation, dies, equipment and metal technology as it relates to the automotive industry. 
•Able to be flexible in hours of work in order to meet internal/external customer requirements (scheduled and non-scheduled overtime shifts, etc.) 
•Ability to travel outside of Canada 

Education/Certification

•Engineering Degree/Diploma would be an asset. 
•Toolmaker License would be an asset 
•Ability to 3D Design in one of the following software – Catia V5, Unigraphics (NX10), Solid Edge 
•Thorough knowledge of IATF16949/QS9000, APQP procedures, Quality Engineering, Supplier Management, Blueprint Reading, Advanced Measuring Techniques, Computer Literate, 
•Knowledge of GD&T, QFD, Design for Manufacturing, VE/VA, DOE, DFMEA/PFMEA, Floor Plans, Process Flow Diagrams, Control Plans, Quoting Procedures / Contract Review. 
•Working knowledge of AUTOCAD / MS Project / MS Office / Outlook 

Applying:

Please submit resume and wage expectations to Chris Halliwell at [email protected] or call Chris directly at 1-877-737-6562 ext. 108.