Tool & Die Design Engineer – Tempco Mfg – St. Paul Facility – Saint Paul, MN

  • Temporary
  • Saint Paul, MN
  • Applications have closed
  • Temporary
  • Saint Paul, MN
  • Applications have closed

Tempco Mfg - St. Paul Facility

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Salary

$33 an hour

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SUMMARY


DESCRIPTION

Designs tooling for “In House” use as well as “For Sale” Tooling. Tempco uses SolidWorks/Logo Press as our primary design software and Cadkey as our secondary archive support software.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Analyze customer provided prints, CAD files, and specifications, as well as, the content of the R.F.Q. to determine the most appropriate tool design to produce parts that will meet all customer specifications, while staying within an appropriate budget relative to the required number of parts to be produced.

  • Confer with others in the Tool & Die room to brainstorm, resolve problems and develop tool designs. Conceiving tooling method is often a team effort.

  • Conceive, design, detail, and develop all types of punch press tooling; ranging from temporary style stage tooling to large complicated progressive dies with sensors and automation.

  • Conceive, design, detail, and develop all types of Weld fixtures. Assembly fixtures and inspection fixtures.

  • Coordinate with Programmer, EDM department, CNC mill department and Toolmakers in support of tool designs.

  • Create part models (or import customer model). Create flat blank geometry for laser, work with press brake department & quality control to develop blanks.

  • Work with customers to clarify any issues with engineering prints or CAD files. Most engineering communication is done via e-mail.

QUALIFICATIONS


Basic Qualifications

  • B.S. in Engineering or applicable Technical school degree or equivalent combination of education and related experience.

  • Minimum of 5 years Tool & Die design/manufacturing experience.

  • Strong knowledge of Solidworks software required, Knowledge of Cadkey software is beneficial.

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively to employees and managers of TEMPCO.

  • Ability to work with fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations. Must be able to read and comprehend blueprints and have a good working knowledge of geometric tolerancing.

  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

  • Must be computer literate and able to access appropriate data bases as well as data/order entry.

  • Must have a general knowledge of various metals used in the industry.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand and walk. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.


WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to computer monitor glare and key boarding. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, and outside weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud.

You should be proficient in:

  • CAD/CAM
  • Blueprint Reading
  • Quality inspection

Machines & technologies you’ll use:

  • CAD Software (Solidworks)


Salary info:


$33 – $33 / hr

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