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Tooling Engineer in Lexington, KY at Marvel Consultants Inc

Date Posted: 7/6/2018

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Job Description

Tooling Engineer

Our client  is a manufacturer of highly engineered, injection molded components and assemblies, currently seek a Tooling Engineer.

Under general direction, this individual can expect to be responsible for or involved in the following:

  • Guide all efforts pertaining to the design, sourcing, maintenance and repair of injection molds within established mold build standards for use in our manufacturing operation.
  • Coordination of all tooling RFQ’s
  • Lead the design review effort on sourced tooling before fabrication kick off.
  • Coordination of the tooling master list
  • Capable of estimating tooling expense pertaining to new or reworked efforts
  • Capable of guiding the design of tooling in the interest of the customer, product and manufacturing requirements.
  • Serve as a technical resource internally
  • Experienced with plastic injection molding and processing
  • Manufacturing support as needed (processing, cooling fixtures, jigs, etc)
  • Experienced with 3D modeling Systems
  • Continuous improvement on existing tooling
  • Tooling technology guidance
  • Manage the tooling supplier base
  • Capable of sample evaluations (dimensional, cosmetic) and coordinating tooling rework to correct non conformances
  • Project/Program coordination – customer, supplier, vendor, employee interface as needed outside of tooling engineer responsibilities.
  • Support of the ISO system
  • Coordinate the development and formulation of long and short term planning, policies, programs and objectives
  • Support efforts to establish and maintain the company as a recognized, world class manufacturing facility
  • Procurement of all materials and supplies used in support of tooling maintenance.
  • Support in other aspects of the business where experience and desire exude.

Job Requirements

Tooling Engineer



  • Minimum 7-10 years’ experience in a similar capacity with experience on both tooling and manufacturing operations using that tooling.
  • Capable of balancing scheduling, supplier development, coordination of in house resources, procurement and problem resolution needs for the good of all would best define a qualified candidate.

Please reference Job Code 5135 LO when responding to this position.  Please send your resume as an attached document in Word form. 


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