Injection Molding Tooling Engineer
- - Shelby Township (Shelby Parkway)
- Full Time
SUMMARY: The Injection Molding Tooling Engineer will collaborate with team members to develop and improve product designs for Automotive injection molded components. You are responsible for all phases of the injection mold build, from early tooling feasibility to start of production, and for the life of the project. You will assist the manufacturing plant with quality improvement and cost reduction projects.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following
- Injection Mold Tool feasibility and Mold Flow Analysis
- Quoting and cost estimation
- Tool tracking and reporting for current and new programs
- Provide support for all engineering changes including cost
- Manage all first sample try-outs, and provide processing input
- Engage in continuous improvement opportunities as required.
- Maintain compliance of IATF 16949 / ISO 9001 / ISO 14001.
If you are currently working on the tool shop floor, and want to further your career, we are willing to train on all other job responsibilities listed above.
Follows all safety, housekeeping (5S) and company policies and procedures.
Coordinates and maintains all job responsibilities in a continuous and flexible manner and performs other related duties and job assignments as required.
QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: This position requires a minimum of seven years' experience working as a Plastic Injection Tool Maker for automotive parts. Experience in automotive injection mold design/building is an absolute requirement; a degree in engineering is secondary and not required.
Good computer skills in Microsoft Software (PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Project, and Outlook e-mail) is a must.
REQUIREMENTS: Travel to Korea and China is required 3 – 4 times per year, when international travel resumes. Please note that a clean record is required to obtain a Chinese visa.