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Tool Designer - Aerospace / Mechanical Applications

Position ID: DJM/ToolDesigner
Location: Torrance CA

Tool Designer - Aerospace / Mechanical Applications

My client is a global manufacturer that has a vision of company culture so strong that it has become the foundation of the company today. They operate within a culture of trust and mutual respect, allowing their engineers to collaborate and produce cutting edge technology, as well as aiding their business in the ability to share goals and achieve them together.  It is a Global organization where you "Have an impact everyday".


Under the general direction of the Manufacturing Engineering Group Leader or Manufacturing Project Engineer, designs (layout and detailing) tooling, jigs and fixtures, gages, and test equipment for the most economical production and test of products. Maintains contact with the Tool Room, Method Engineers, outside vendors and operating departments regarding the ability to manufacture and use of items designed.




  1. Designs, lays out, details and checks (dimensionally) tooling and gauges assigned by the


  1. Follows up on the manufacture of items designed and their ability to perform as intended.
  2. Works with Method Engineers, Supervision, Metrology and users to assure optimum design.
  3. Makes recommendations for changes in part drawings to improve manufacturing and/or


  1. Assure the acceptance and practice of fundamental safety principles by employees and management.
  2. Develops standard tool designs for expediency.
  3. Utilizes new graphics systems to streamline tool design tasks.

In order to perform this position, the incumbent must have a working knowledge of precision machine shop practices; cutting tools, jig and fixture construction, gauging practices and assembly and testing practice. This normally would be a result of two years' technical school training (or equivalent experience), tool and diemaking or machine shop experience, and at least 5 years tool design experience. A knowledge in gear manufacturing and mechanical actuation is desirable.


Has to be currently doing tool designs.


Five year minimum in tool designs, for Aerospace/Mechanical applications.


No Design Engineering candidates, only Tool designers.


Incumbent has to be using NX 10 and Teamcenter.

Westport One consistently ranks as one of the top 10 offices within the MRI Network system, which consists of more than 700 offices worldwide.

We are the Contract Staffing "industry leaders" working specifically on contract and permanent positions within all industries.  Key positions we fill are:  General Office, Receptionists, Administrative Assistants, Secretaries, Executive Assistants, Transcriptionists, Customer Service Representatives, Human Resource Assistants, Data Entry, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Payroll, Bookkeeper, Medical Assistants, Medical Billing, Front Office, Back Office, Legal Secretaries, and Paralegals.


Any inquiries relating to this ad will be kept confidential.

To learn more about our organization please visit us at

To apply for this position, submit your resume by choosing one or more of the following:



  • Email your resume in WORD format to . Please refer to job reference code DJM/ToolDesigner in the subject line.


  • Fax resume with cover letter to: 314-991-9586.  Attention:  Debbie Maul.  Please refer to job reference code DJM/ToolDesigner



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