Tooling Specialist


Manufacturing and Production

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Salary Range

CAD70000.00-75000 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Kitchener, ON - (CAN) 589 Fairway Road South Unit 5 ON Kitchener , ON N2C 1X4 Phone : 519-571-7910



Job Description

Our client located in the Woodstock area is looking to add a tooling specialist to their team!

Have what it takes? Look no further!

What is the role?

▪ Review data to assist sales team with sourcing quotes, performing design for manufacturing tests, and design study requests

▪ Involved in the analysis of technical data (drawings, data, and sketch, etc.); provides insight into manufacturability of products based on drawing or design

▪ Prepares RFQs and reviews quotes for new programs and engineering changes

▪ Offers feedback to customers and offers suggestions on the design change in order to improve part feasibility

▪ Prepares/analyzes tooling cost breakdowns

▪ Establishes target pricing for tool shops and negotiates final price

▪ Send data to supplier for quoting

▪ Prepares and maintains quote summaries for each program

▪ Create mold specifications; select tool shop and further discuss specifications of the mold build

▪ Attend weekly meetings, via WebX, with the customer

▪ Design review: ensure tooling is correct, and it meets the demands of what the customer wants/needs

▪ Visit tool shops during the build phase to review progress

▪ Attend tool testing and ensure the mold functions correctly

▪ Ensure tools are production ready prior to start of production

▪ Works with production to troubleshoot tooling issues

▪ Mentor and train new/more junior team members

What is required?

* Post secondary with trade license or apprenticeship, or degree id mechanical, design or program engineering

* 3+ years experience with mold making/design

* Plastic Injection experience

* Excellent communication and documentation skills

* Ability to travel to client sites

* Valid G License

What does the job offer to you?

* Full time, permanent work

* Health and Dental benefits

* RRSP program

* Vacation

* Company paid uniform

* Opportunity for advancement

If this sounds like the role for you, apply with interest today!!!

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