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Sr. Tool Designer

Job Description

Sr. Tool Designer


Will design all fixtures used to manufacture of parts.  Improves existing tool designs and creates new tool designs to improve production, safety and conformance with customer, government and company requirements.


Job Description:

Created new tool designs to improve producibility of products

Checks outside suppliers and in-house designs for accuracy and functionality ensuring producibility of the design.

Coordinates design efforts with outside suppliers.

Analyzes and revises existing tool drawings to improve and simplify the manufacturing processes.

Makes calculations to improve and simplify tool designs for accuracy and repeatability.

Maintains tool design standards records to ensure standardization of new tooling.

Maintains tool design schedules to ensure timely support of manufacturing.

Researches tolling and component catalogues to improve and ensure cost effective solutions.

Provides technical direction for toolmakers.


Key Words: Unigraphics, UG-NX, NX, Unigraphics/NX, Tooling Design, Tool Designer, Tool Design, Jig, Fixture Design.

Job Requirements

    • BS degree preferred, a minimum of 5 years experience or 10 years if no degree
    • UG NX 7.5 ideally (UG NX 7 or higher required)
    • Experience with weld / trim fixtures required
    • Aerospace background highly preferred
    • Must have experience designing large parts to be welded on, structures and mechanical experience needed.


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Job Snapshot

Other Pay Commensurate with Salary History and Experience
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Engineering, Skilled Labor - Trades, Manufacturing
Education Not Specified
Experience At least 5 year(s)
Manages Others No
Relocation No
Industry Airline - Aviation, Defense - Aerospace, Manufacturing
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID MD209
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Sr. Tool Designer

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