Randstad Tool Engineer in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Tool Engineer

job details:

  • location:Milwaukee, WI

  • salary:$62,400 - $76,960 per year

  • date posted:Monday, April 16, 2018

  • experience:5 years years

  • job type:Permanent

  • reference:139361

job description

Permanent position: Milwaukee area Manufacturer is looking for a Tool Design Engineer, to design tools and fixtures as required to ensure product design can be repeatedly manufactured to specific tolerances. Works with manufacturing engineering and design engineering to create tool designs that incorporate mistake proofing, ergonomic improvements, and productivity enhancements.

Responsibilities for the Tool Engineer

  • Designs process tools and fixtures, including creating preliminary design concepts, layouts and detailed drawings for all processes including plant, building and lot layouts.

  • Designs inspection gages, prototype fixtures and other tooling and fixtures as needed

  • Creates complete tooling drawings for the tooling that will be made in house and at outside sources

  • Evaluates and implements suggestions from manufacturing engineering, design engineering and production personnel in an effort to improve tooling, part handling, process controls and assembled part performance and tool life

Requirements for the Tool Engineer

  • Bachelor's degree in a related specialized area or the equivalent, with a minimum of two to five years of related experience.

  • Experience required in the design and building of hand and automated tools

  • Experience required in the design and building of assembly fixtures

  • Must have experience using computer-aided design software; Solid Works. SolidWorks certifications and experience working with Sheet Metal applications within SolidWorks a plus


  • Benefits are available from first day of employment