A Leading Aerospace company, located in Canoga Park, CA, is seeking a Cutting Tool Engineer for a 12+ month contract role.
** Candidates must be U.S. Citizens **
** Permanent residents are NOT eligible for this role **
** Dual citizens are NOT eligible for this role. Also, candidates with a current non-U.S. passport in addition to a U.S. passport are NOT acceptable **
** This is NOT a Tool Designer role. It is a Cutting Tool Engineer role. ** Good candidates may have worked at Tooling companies like Kennametal, Sandvik, Iscar, etc.
-Without appreciable direction, the Tool Engineering Specialist applies expertise to directly contribute to the development of new concepts and techniques.
-This position exercises considerable latitude in determining objectives and approaches to assignments.
Typical responsibilities include:
-May plan, conduct, and technically direct tool engineering projects or major phases of significant tooling assignments, coordinating the efforts of technical support staff in the performance of assigned projects
-Performs advanced technical research on design development of new manufacturing/tooling projects and advises management on manufacturing policies and plans
-Creates, determines, and establishes new manufacturing techniques, machines, material and processes necessary for the solution of complex long-range tooling or fabrication problems
-Analyzes tool production capability, projection of tool shop loads, estimating costs and providing input for special tooling to proposals
-Provides technical guidance to the critical review committee process
-Acts as technical and/or functional consultant to manufacturing and tooling research and to special equipment problems
-Provides technical direction to less senior tool engineers and designers