Tooling Engineer

Location: Ottawa, Kansas US


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Job Number: 24869

Position Title:

External Description:
Tooling Engineer

Company: Mac Fasteners

Primary Location: 1110 E. Enterprise Street, Ottawa, KS 66067 USA

Employment Type: Salaried | Full-Time

Function: Manufacturing Production / Distribution

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Main Duties & Responsibilities

Plans, directs, designs and\ncoordinates manufacturing processes in a cold heading and roll forming plant by\nperforming the following duties.

Essential Duties, Responsibilities and Competencies:

Develops, evaluates, and improves manufacturing methods.

Design/specify/create internal manufacturing drawings to satisfy customer\nprovided product requirements.

Design/develop optimal forming progressions with focus on scrap reduction\nand process stability.

Design and/or specify cold heading and roll forming tooling, equipment,\nmaterial and/or process issues.

Collaborate/support tool room personnel, heading and roll forming personnel.

Support Sales team in manufacturing feasibility reviews and development.

Provide manufacturing cost savings suggestions and implementation.

Analyzes and plans work force utilization, space requirements, and\nworkflow, and designs layout of equipment and workspace for maximum efficiency.

Confers with vendors to determine product specifications and arrange for\npurchase of equipment, materials or parts, and evaluated products according to\nspecifications and quality standards.

Confers with management, engineering, and other staff regarding\nmanufacturing capabilities, production schedules, and other considerations to\nfacilitate production processes.

Problem Solving - Identifies and resolves problems in\na timely manner; Works well in group problem solving situations.

Project Management

Oral Communication - Responds\nwell to questions.

Written Communication - Writes\nclearly and informatively.

Diversity - Shows respect and\nsensitivity for cultural differences.

Ethics - Treats people with respect; Keeps\ncommitments; inspires the trust of others; works with integrity and ethically; upholds\norganizational values.

Organizational Support - Follows policies and\nprocedures; Completes administrative tasks correctly and on time; supports\norganization's goals and values.

Professionalism - Treats others with respect and\nconsideration regardless of their status or position.

Safety and Security - Observes safety and security\nprocedures; Determines appropriate action beyond guidelines; Reports\npotentially unsafe conditions; uses equipment and materials properly.

Adaptability - Adapts to changes in the work\nenvironment; Manages competing demands; Changes approach or method to best fit\nthe situation; Able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.

Attendance/Punctuality - Is consistently at work and\non time; Ensures work responsibilities are covered when absent.




Ability to read and interpret\ndocuments such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and\nprocedure manuals. Ability to write\nroutine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of\norganization.

Mathematical Skills:

Ability to calculate figures and\namounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages,\narea, circumference, and volume. Ability\nto apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to apply common sense\nunderstanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram\nform. Ability to deal with problems\ninvolving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

Computer Skills:

MS-Office: Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint,Visio

Auto Cad (Solid Works)
ERP experience

To perform this job successfully,\nan individual should have knowledge of Design software.

Education and/or Experience:

Associate’s degree (A. A.) or\nequivalent from two (2) year college or technical school; or three (3) years to\nfive (5) years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of\neducation and experience.

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of\nthis job, the employee is regularly required to sit. The employee is frequently required to\nstand. The employee is occasionally\nrequired to walk. The employee must\noccasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision,\ndistance vision and color vision.

Work Environment:

The noise level in the work environment is usually\nmoderate

City: Ottawa

Location_formattedLocationLong: Ottawa, Kansas US

State: Kansas

Community / Marketing Title: Tooling Engineer

Company Profile:

Requisition Number: 1642

EEO Employer Verbiage:

If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact us at or 248-631-5450
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TriMas Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.