Tool Design Engineer - McPherson, Kansas United States - 18302



JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 18302
Title: Tool Design Engineer
Job Location: McPherson, Kansas - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $60,000.00 - $70,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Local
Relocation Paid?: Yes

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


ool Design Engineer MUST LIVE IN KS OR HAVE A REASON TO BE HERE BESIDES THE JOB.
Personnel Services — McPherson, KS
$70,000.00 – $80,000.00 per yea
Education, Certification/License & Work Experience

 

· B.S. Engineering, preferably in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent years of work experience

 

· 2 years of experience, preferably in metals manufacturing

 

This position designs a wide variety of tools consistent with standard tool configuration, including cutting and forming tools. Studies drawings and determines tool specifications and requirements by interfacing with manufacturing staff to determine the best design for the tool. Performs calculations to determine exact dimensions, materials required and cost of the tools. Works with engineering and production to identify problems with performance or tool life and recommends solutions or enhancements.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION DETAILS

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design tooling for metal tube forming using provided computer programs.
  • Evaluate available material for tooling.
  • Provide data for suggested modifications.
  • Review current tooling specifications and suggest improvements.
  • Interaction with manufacturing, maintenance, tool vendors, quality and other department supervisors or managers to solve and correct existing and expected manufacturing problems.
  • Train other tooling employees as necessary.
  • Work with Purchasing to purchase necessary materials.
  • Coordinate out-sourced work with vendors.
  • Demonstrates a knowledge of and commitment to Lean Manufacturing principles and techniques.
  • Demonstrates Viega Values in all communications, interactions and decisions.

Other

 

· Attends meetings as required and/or assigned.

 

· Performs other duties as required and/or assigned

 

Special Job Dimensions

 

· Will be required to train in Germany.

 

Safety

 

· Consistently puts safety in the forefront of daily tasks and makes it a part of the culture

 

· When any new product or raw material is going to be introduced into the facility, ensure that MSDS pre-approval has been sought from EHS department.

 

· Slips, Trips and Falls

 

o When walking, be aware of unlevel or elevated surfaces

 

o Keep aisles clear

 

o Use caution when walking on wet surfaces and wipe up spills

 

o Use the handrail on stairs

 

o Use only approved step stools and ladders. Do not stand on chairs

 

o Walk, don’t run

 

o Report deficient conditions to the appropriate maintenance department

 

o Use caution when walking in parking lots and parking garage

 

· Good Housekeeping

 

o Always maintain a clean and uncluttered work environment

 

· Safe Lifting

 

o Use caution and proper techniques when lifting heavy objects

 

o Ask for help

 

· Equipment

 

o Only use equipment that is in good repair

 

o Report any equipment hazards immediately to your manager

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

 

· Demonstrated skills in cost/benefit analysis

 

· Metallurgy

 

o Knowledge of hardness scales, applications, and conversions

 

o Ability to calculate expansions and contractions of various metals

 

o Knowledge of metal finishes and appropriate applications

 

· CAD

 

o Solidworks

 

o Auto CAD

 

o Catia

 

· Computer Skills

 

o Microsoft (Word, Excel, Outlook, PPT)

 

o SAP

JOB DESCRIPTION

ool Design Engineer MUST LIVE IN KS OR HAVE A REASON TO BE HERE BESIDES THE JOB.
Personnel Services — McPherson, KS
$70,000.00 – $80,000.00 per yea
Education, Certification/License & Work Experience

 

· B.S. Engineering, preferably in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent years of work experience

 

· 2 years of experience, preferably in metals manufacturing

 

This position designs a wide variety of tools consistent with standard tool configuration, including cutting and forming tools. Studies drawings and determines tool specifications and requirements by interfacing with manufacturing staff to determine the best design for the tool. Performs calculations to determine exact dimensions, materials required and cost of the tools. Works with engineering and production to identify problems with performance or tool life and recommends solutions or enhancements.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION DETAILS

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design tooling for metal tube forming using provided computer programs.
  • Evaluate available material for tooling.
  • Provide data for suggested modifications.
  • Review current tooling specifications and suggest improvements.
  • Interaction with manufacturing, maintenance, tool vendors, quality and other department supervisors or managers to solve and correct existing and expected manufacturing problems.
  • Train other tooling employees as necessary.
  • Work with Purchasing to purchase necessary materials.
  • Coordinate out-sourced work with vendors.
  • Demonstrates a knowledge of and commitment to Lean Manufacturing principles and techniques.
  • Demonstrates Viega Values in all communications, interactions and decisions.

Other

 

· Attends meetings as required and/or assigned.

 

· Performs other duties as required and/or assigned

 

Special Job Dimensions

 

· Will be required to train in Germany.

 

Safety

 

· Consistently puts safety in the forefront of daily tasks and makes it a part of the culture

 

· When any new product or raw material is going to be introduced into the facility, ensure that MSDS pre-approval has been sought from EHS department.

 

· Slips, Trips and Falls

 

o When walking, be aware of unlevel or elevated surfaces

 

o Keep aisles clear

 

o Use caution when walking on wet surfaces and wipe up spills

 

o Use the handrail on stairs

 

o Use only approved step stools and ladders. Do not stand on chairs

 

o Walk, don’t run

 

o Report deficient conditions to the appropriate maintenance department

 

o Use caution when walking in parking lots and parking garage

 

· Good Housekeeping

 

o Always maintain a clean and uncluttered work environment

 

· Safe Lifting

 

o Use caution and proper techniques when lifting heavy objects

 

o Ask for help

 

· Equipment

 

o Only use equipment that is in good repair

 

o Report any equipment hazards immediately to your manager

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

 

· Demonstrated skills in cost/benefit analysis

 

· Metallurgy

 

o Knowledge of hardness scales, applications, and conversions

 

o Ability to calculate expansions and contractions of various metals

 

o Knowledge of metal finishes and appropriate applications

 

· CAD

 

o Solidworks

 

o Auto CAD

 

o Catia

 

· Computer Skills

 

o Microsoft (Word, Excel, Outlook, PPT)

 

o SAP

QUALIFICATIONS

ool Design Engineer MUST LIVE IN KS OR HAVE A REASON TO BE HERE BESIDES THE JOB.
Personnel Services — McPherson, KS
$70,000.00 – $80,000.00 per yea
Education, Certification/License & Work Experience

 

· B.S. Engineering, preferably in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent years of work experience

 

· 2 years of experience, preferably in metals manufacturing

 

This position designs a wide variety of tools consistent with standard tool configuration, including cutting and forming tools. Studies drawings and determines tool specifications and requirements by interfacing with manufacturing staff to determine the best design for the tool. Performs calculations to determine exact dimensions, materials required and cost of the tools. Works with engineering and production to identify problems with performance or tool life and recommends solutions or enhancements.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION DETAILS

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design tooling for metal tube forming using provided computer programs.
  • Evaluate available material for tooling.
  • Provide data for suggested modifications.
  • Review current tooling specifications and suggest improvements.
  • Interaction with manufacturing, maintenance, tool vendors, quality and other department supervisors or managers to solve and correct existing and expected manufacturing problems.
  • Train other tooling employees as necessary.
  • Work with Purchasing to purchase necessary materials.
  • Coordinate out-sourced work with vendors.
  • Demonstrates a knowledge of and commitment to Lean Manufacturing principles and techniques.
  • Demonstrates Viega Values in all communications, interactions and decisions.

Other

 

· Attends meetings as required and/or assigned.

 

· Performs other duties as required and/or assigned

 

Special Job Dimensions

 

· Will be required to train in Germany.

 

Safety

 

· Consistently puts safety in the forefront of daily tasks and makes it a part of the culture

 

· When any new product or raw material is going to be introduced into the facility, ensure that MSDS pre-approval has been sought from EHS department.

 

· Slips, Trips and Falls

 

o When walking, be aware of unlevel or elevated surfaces

 

o Keep aisles clear

 

o Use caution when walking on wet surfaces and wipe up spills

 

o Use the handrail on stairs

 

o Use only approved step stools and ladders. Do not stand on chairs

 

o Walk, don’t run

 

o Report deficient conditions to the appropriate maintenance department

 

o Use caution when walking in parking lots and parking garage

 

· Good Housekeeping

 

o Always maintain a clean and uncluttered work environment

 

· Safe Lifting

 

o Use caution and proper techniques when lifting heavy objects

 

o Ask for help

 

· Equipment

 

o Only use equipment that is in good repair

 

o Report any equipment hazards immediately to your manager

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

 

· Demonstrated skills in cost/benefit analysis

 

· Metallurgy

 

o Knowledge of hardness scales, applications, and conversions

 

o Ability to calculate expansions and contractions of various metals

 

o Knowledge of metal finishes and appropriate applications

 

· CAD

 

o Solidworks

 

o Auto CAD

 

o Catia

 

· Computer Skills

 

o Microsoft (Word, Excel, Outlook, PPT)

 

o SAP

Education:
University - Associate's Degree/Graduate Diploma/2 Years

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