Tool Designer

Employer
Quality Engineering Services
Location
Wallingford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
May 09, 2018
Closes
Jun 06, 2018
Industry
Aerospace
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

We are seeking a Tool Designer and a apprentice Tool Designer to become a part of our team! You will prepare models and detailed working drawings of tools for the aerospace industry or learn to do so.

Tool Designer Responsibilities:

  • Model fixtures including grinding, turning, milling and EDM fixtures.
  • Draft fixtures including grinding, turning, milling and EDM fixtures.
  • Model and draft miscellaneous gages, staging fixtures and fixture gages .
  • Calculate dimensions and determine tolerances required for designs.
  • Check designs of co workers.
  • Provide timely updates for drawing completion and workload.
  • Coordinate with other colleagues regarding complex designs.

Tool Designer Qualifications:

  • Previous experience with tool design preferably in the aerospace industry.
  • Familiarity with geometric tolerancing.
  • Familiarity with Unigraphics or CAD software. Unigraphics preferred.
  • Deadline, cost and detail-oriented

Apprentice Tool Designer Responsibilities:

  • Must be willing to learn Unigraphics CAD software.
  • Learn tool design basics progressing towards being a Journeyman Tool Designer.
  • A small amount of clerical work required for the design department.

Tool Designer Apprentice Qualifications:

  • Graduated Technical High School Mechanical Drafting program or have an Associates Degree in Mechanical/Manufacturing Program
  • We will consider candidates with a CNC machining or CMM background.
  • Have used some type of CAD program.
Company Description Quality Engineering Services, Inc. is a privately owned manufacturing company which was founded in 1971. Our Company specializes in the design and manufacturing of fixtures, gages, and ground support equipment as well as cast urethane products. Our core customer base is the aerospace industry.