Job Details

: Manufacturing Engineer
: Creo
: 5 - 5 Years
: East Peoria, IL

Job Responsibilities:

**Position is located in Thibodaux, LA**

*         Plans, coordinates, develops and procures new concepts and designs for tooling to facilitate the implementation of new and revised products into the core manufacturing processes.

*         Applies necessary Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing and uses technical judgment and experience to evaluate various designs while maintaining and supporting current operations.

*         Work at this level typically involves design of complex and simple weld fixtures, gauges, and templates.

*         Provides technical direction and knowledge in design reviews.

*         Provides direction to fixture builders to ensure intent of tooling.

*         Development or modification of weld tooling to meet design specifications

*         Provides on-going production support to tooling concerns including quality of the part and functionality of the tool.

*         Provides estimated tooling costs and lead times for major tooling.

*         Processes tooling requests on new or revised parts to determine exact tooling requirements and determines type of tool needed.

*         Procures the required tooling from internal tool room or external tool suppliers and implements into production.

*         Actively participate in projects to improve safety, quality and efficiency.

*         Performs workflow (SAP) task defining manufacturing processes on a part-level basis

Required Experience:

*         Degree in an Engineering/Technology discipline or equivalent experience. - Technical degree or apprenticeship (3-4 years or equivalent).

*         Minimum of 5 years technical experience.

*         Specialized skills, knowledge and abilities needed to perform the essential functions of the job.

*         Knowledge of drawing and schematic interpretation, product models, geometric dimensioning and tolerancing.

*         Skill in using computer aided design and/or engineering tools, preferable Creo.

*         Has an expert understanding of the principles, can apply the information to complex situations, solve complex problems, conduct research.