Metal Stamping Tooling Engineer

Fort Wayne, IN 46803

Posted: 09/14/2023 Employment Type: Direct Hire Job Category: 2 - Engineering & Manufacturing Job Number: JO00023915 Pay Rate: $110,000.00

Job Description


A Leading Automotive Supplier in the Fort Wayne, Indiana area is in need of a Metal Stamping Tooling Engineer.

This is a Full Time, Permanent, Direct Hire Position offering Competitive Compensation, Bonus Potential, Good Benefits, Paid Holidays and Vacation.



Provide input and direction in the sourcing, design, construction, PPAP and Launch of new tools, fixtures and equipment for future programs and current changes.

Assist Tool-Room personnel and/or vendors in solving problems arising from production processes, tool tryouts and launching of new programs.

Estimate, schedule and execute all engineering changes of tooling, cost savings, etc... Coordinate these changes with Program Management, Manufacturing, Quality, Finance departments to ensure timely try-out and phase in periods to meet production schedule requirements or customer s delivery dates.

Provide technical support for product development and design.

Use technology on new and current processes and tools to meet or exceed customer specifications.

Stay informed of latest technologies with respect to tooling. Report on and implement those ideas, which will be of benefit to IMD.

Establish new and superior sourcing methods for new tooling, which will insure capability and improve, cost effectiveness of tools for the program (prototype and/or production). Assist Program Managers to prepare internal quotes for new/existing programs and all engineering changes by issuing, coordinating and proposing tooling and gauge suppliers.

Work with production to implement Poka-Yoke methods.

Work with Quality Engineer and others to establish characteristics and achievable tolerances for SPC.

Work in compliance with TS16949 Standards.

Will work in compliance with all legislative requirements of the OHSA and will be accountable for specific Health and Safety responsibilities, as outlined under Safety and Environmental Responsibilities, Office and Productions Employees.

Once aware of a product or process non-conformance, stop further processing and inform area supervisor or manager responsible.

Maintains due diligence in regards to environmental matters, minimize any potentially harmful accidents and work in compliance with ISO 14001. Will follow the environmental guidelines.

Conduct annual tool audits internal/external on all customer owned tooling to ensure it is functioning and is being maintained in accordance with MNH tooling standards.

Perform other duties as determined by the Engineering Manager and/or General Manger.



Experience as a tool and die maker a plus

Five years previous experience in cold stamping. Hot stamping a plus.

Prefer Bachelor s Degree in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering or equivalent experience.

Travel Requirements as needed



If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to submit your resume in Microsoft Word format to:

We treat all resumes with strict confidentiality. We will always contact you first before submitting your resume to our client(s) for review. If you do not receive correspondence, you are not a fit for this position.

At Venteon our talent acquisition team is proud to provide our clients with the most qualified Accounting & Finance, Engineering, IT and Administrative talent in the industry today.


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