Rain Bird Corporation Sr. Tooling Engineer in Tijuana, B.C., Mexico

Position Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for specification, procurement, and coordination of maintenance and repair of high volume injection mold tooling.

  • Identify, justify, and implement cost reduction projects to reduce cost of injection molded components.

  • Identify, justify and implement quality improvement projects to improve the performance and consistency of injection molded components.

  • Collaborate with Design Engineers, Process Engineers, and Quality Engineers to develop and improve product designs for injection molded components.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience in achieving results in areas of responsibility described above

  • BS Degree in an Engineering discipline

  • Strong English verbal and written communication skills.

  • 5+ years as a tooling Engineer with hands-on experience involving specification, procurement, and qualification of molds for injection molded components.

  • Proven track record of developing complex mold tooling for production of high quality, low cost, high volume components.

  • Well organized, enthusiastic, high energy, strong work ethic

  • Ability to perform financial analysis and cost justifications

  • Working knowledge of plastic processing

  • Working knowledge of plastic and elastomeric materials

  • Working knowledge of statistical process control and process capability

  • Travel up to 25% of work schedule

  • Ability to provide excellent customer service and obtain results working with others


  • Experience working in a mold making company as a mold maker or mold designer

  • Proficient in the use of CAD (SolidWorks) and mold flow analysis

  • Working knowledge of thermoset/compression molding, co-molding, multi-shot molding, in-mold decorating, etc.

  • Experience in procuring tooling in the Far East

  • Fluency in English

ID: 3484

External Company Name: Rain Bird Corporation

External Company URL: www.rainbird.com