Tooling Designer- Plant City

October 25, 2017 1:48 PM | Anonymous member

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION:

CAD design, detail and documentation support to Tooling and Equipment Engineering efforts encompassing conversion tooling (form and trim), and production equipment/automation used to produce thermoformed plastic disposable drink lids.


ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: 

- Utilize CAD system to design production form and match metal trim tooling for T/F plastic lids in support of new product launches as well as modifications/improvements to existing items/process; implement drafting standards/tolerancing as required.

  • - Design/detail work in support of production and automation equipment initiatives, including thermoforming and trim equipment, and all ancillary components assisting the production process.
  • - Documentation support of all equipment and tooling via drawings and BOM maintenance.
  • - Support/coordinate tooling/equipment tryouts and debug in conjunction with Tooling Operations and Process Engineering.
  • - Assist Product Development process with tooling design/standards input during development of new items.
  • - Interact with fabrication/machining shops during construction of tooling/equipment.
  • - Communicate/troubleshoot with other departments and vendors to enhance the design and manufacturing process.


OTHER JOB FUNCTIONS

- Perform product design projects as needed.

- Support sample runs and determine production integrity of part and tooling design.

- Support other departments as needed including CAD detail work for maintenance initiatives.


OTHER ACTIVITIES: For purpose of measuring amount of time required for physical ability refer to chart below

Never = at no time         Occasionally = 1/3 to 2/3 of time      Frequently = over 2/3 of time

Description

Activity

Description

Activity

Description

Activity

Description

Activity

Occasionally

Grasp

Occasionally

Lift/Carry

Occasionally

Reach

Frequently

Stand/Walk

Occasionally

Kneel

Occasionally

Push/Pull

Frequently

Sit

Occasionally

Squat/Bend

Work Environment: For purpose of measuring amount of time required for physical ability refer to chart below

Never = at no time         Occasionally = 1/3 to 2/3 of time      Frequently = over 2/3 of time

Description

Work Environment

Occasionally

Exposure to dust, grease, dirt and extreme noise level

Occasionally

Exposure to chemical (polymer) plastics, electrical and mechanical hazards, moving machinery and extreme heights.

Never

Requires balancing and climbing ladders while stacking boxes at extreme heights.

Occasionally

Requires physical work that involves walking, standing and lifting up to 20 pounds.

Occasionally

Work requires local travel and/or may require occasional overnight travel and weekend and/or evening work.

Frequently

Working conditions and temperature are normal to an office environment

Occasionally

Exposure to hot/cold temperatures, adverse weather conditions and wet, humid conditions may be encountered during the performance of job duties.

Lifts Weight or Exerts Force (check frequency and number of pounds)

 Does not lift weight or exert force

 Must occasionally lift and/or move up to       10 pounds     25 pounds     50 pounds      more than 50 pounds

 Must frequently lift and/or move up to                      10 pounds     25 pounds     50 pounds      more than 50 pounds

EQUIPMENT USED: Check equipment that may be used to perform functions of the position. 

Desk Top Computer           

Lap Top Computer

Monitor

Keyboard

Mouse

Printer

Scanner

Fax Machine

Photocopier     

Telephone

Headset

Walkie/Talkie

Proxima           

Overhead Projector           

Television

VCR

Camera

Call Monitoring Equipment

Computer Screen Monitoring Equipment

Postal Scale

Postage Machine

Table Top Inserter Machine

Calculator        

Stapler 

Hole Punch      

Filing Cabinet

Push Cart

Dolly

Alarm Button

Computer Maintenance Tools (i.e. screwdriver)

Other (specify below)

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3.    

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EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE SKILLS:

  • REQUIREMENTS:
  • Associate degree (+) in a related Engineering discipline or equivalent prior job experience specializing in plastic tooling/equipment and/or general machine design. 
  • Excellent 3-D CAD skills; proficient in MS Office applications. 
  • Minimum 3 years experience in a technical Engineering position; project management a plus.
  • Possesses applied knowledge of engineering principles, practices and techniques used in design, fabrication and maintenance.
  • Tooling BOM maintenance/experience.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • STRONGLY CONSIDERED:
  • 3+ years with SolidWorks
  • Experience in plastics tooling (thermoforming and trimming) and/or equipment design. 
  • Applied machining standards and operations knowledge.
  • Experience with plastic product design, including general plastic design standards (shrinkage, draft angles, etc).


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