Sr. Tooling Engineer

Connecticut

About our Client

Our client is one of the world’s leading contract manufacturing service providers servicing Medical, Automotive, Consumer, Electronics, Aerospace and Industrial Industries. In their 50-year history they have become a multi-billion company with facilities across the globe. They currently house the largest automated manufacturing cell in North America!

Summary & Responsibilities

The Sr Tooling Engineer will manage complex injection molding tooling projects for Medical Products and collaborate with suppliers, customers, and team members. The projects and customers extend beyond your office, and it's your job to contribute to projects from initial conception to completion.  
  • Manage large injection mold tooling projects
  • Coordinate with other team members as needed during mold qualification, sampling and final part approval
  • Ability to quote large injection mold tooling projects, including required auxiliary equipment
  • Involvement in troubleshooting issues with production molds
  • Develop outside tooling sources as needed
  • Coordinate tool repair activity as needed
  • Coordinate mold design reviews with internal team and customer
  • Coordinate implementation of cost-effective tool design changes
  • Involvement in DFM/FMEA activities both internally and with customers
  • Provide status reports to management and customers as needed
  • Provide support to Engineering Manager as needed

Requirements

  • B.A. or B.S. in Engineering or related field
  • Must have at least 6 years of experience in plastic injection mold manufacturing
  • Should have relevant experience in a regulated industry (medical, automotive, electronics)
  • (Preferred) Knowledge of the regulatory and cGMP regulations for medical device manufacturing operations, and validation procedures and practices.
  • Experience in qualification of complex, high cavitation, multi-shot, tight tolerance injection molds
  • Min 4 years of experience with validation activities
  • Demonstrate knowledge of Injection Mold Design and Injection Mold Processing techniques

Benefits

  • Full range of medical benefits, dental, vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Matching 401K
  • PTO
  • Tuition Reimbursement