Rain Bird Corporation Sr. Tooling Engineer in Tijuana, B.C., Mexico
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.
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
External Company Name: Rain Bird Corporation
External Company URL: www.rainbird.com