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Tooling Engineer

Location: 

Sheboygan, Wisconsin, United States

JPR ID:  40761
Department:  Technical & Engineering

Nemak is dedicated to developing technological solutions that make sustainable mobility possible.

We are committed to working together across disciplines to drive innovation and to shape the future of automotive lightweighting.

Objective

The Tooling Engineer is responsible for supporting production requests for die improvements, cavity replacement tooling builds, and management of day to day dimensional issues, as well as, carrying out and following through with validation of these changes.

 

Main Responsibilities

  • Track engineering revision levels for both the part model and die database.
  • Monitor tooling uptime for assigned die family and generate an improvement roadmap of countermeasures for all top issues causing downtime and stops.
  • Design countermeasures and engineering trials based on roadmap above; implement using test card and PCR process and verify the effectiveness of corrective action using quantitative and statistical tools.
  • Generate and maintain standardization matrix for all tools in rotation that tracks implementation of verified corrective actions from roadmap.
  • Track tooling rotation and life and maintain refurbishment forecast for 12 months in future.
  • Coordinate all external maintenance and improvement activities for assigned tools.
  • Assist purchasing and warehouse personnel in the creation and tracking of spare parts.
  • Other engineering and support activities as required- to keep plant on improving trend for KPI's and profitability.     

 

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering preferred
  • Minimum 3 years' die cast or other metal casting and metal forming process experience
  • Understanding of die casting and machining processes
  • Proficient background in tooling and repair
  • Catia or Unigraphics experience preferred
  • Strong English verbal and written communication skills

Nemak USA, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Nemak USA, Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Nemak USA, Inc. expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Nemak USA, Inc.’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

Objective

The Tooling Engineer is responsible for supporting production requests for die improvements, cavity replacement tooling builds, and management of day to day dimensional issues, as well as, carrying out and following through with validation of these changes.

 

Main Responsibilities

  • Track engineering revision levels for both the part model and die database.
  • Monitor tooling uptime for assigned die family and generate an improvement roadmap of countermeasures for all top issues causing downtime and stops.
  • Design countermeasures and engineering trials based on roadmap above; implement using test card and PCR process and verify the effectiveness of corrective action using quantitative and statistical tools.
  • Generate and maintain standardization matrix for all tools in rotation that tracks implementation of verified corrective actions from roadmap.
  • Track tooling rotation and life and maintain refurbishment forecast for 12 months in future.
  • Coordinate all external maintenance and improvement activities for assigned tools.
  • Assist purchasing and warehouse personnel in the creation and tracking of spare parts.
  • Other engineering and support activities as required- to keep plant on improving trend for KPI's and profitability.     

 

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering preferred
  • Minimum 3 years' die cast or other metal casting and metal forming process experience
  • Understanding of die casting and machining processes
  • Proficient background in tooling and repair
  • Catia or Unigraphics experience preferred
  • Strong English verbal and written communication skills

Nemak USA, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Nemak USA, Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Nemak USA, Inc. expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Nemak USA, Inc.’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.