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Mold Engineer/Mold Expert

Arkal Automotive

Job Description

  • Perform physical work on molds.
  • Manage and train less experienced team members.
  • Analyze and diagnose problems on molds inside the injection machine during production.
  • Use machinery such as milling machines CNC and Conventional, Lathe, Surface Grinder, EDM (advantage) and manual tools.
  • Interfaces with production, program management, rngineering, and sales.
  • Participates in tooling feasibility reviews in front of customers and Arkal designers.
  • Set and present tooling cost (CBD) with the supplier and in front of the customer.
  • Manages tooling construction follow up and provides results.
  • Manages integration of part design changes into respective molds.
  • Manages tooling follow up until tool is released for production.
  • Responsible for the ongoing maintenance and performance of all molds.
  • Keeps detailed records of molds current condition, required repairs, and history.
  • Performs duties with minimum supervision.

Required Eduction

  • BS Mechanical Engineer or Technical Certification (strong advantage).
  • Five-10 years or more injection molding expertise.

Required Skills

  • Excellent understanding and experience in injection molds, design and manufacturing.
  • Understanding of mold flow analysis and its implications (advantage).
  • Experience in managing tool makers overseas (advantage).
  • Mechanical engineer or practical/associate engineer or mold maker with more than 10 years experience.
  • Computer savvy.
  • Strong self-learning skills.
  • Handy with tools, strong mechanical understanding.
  • Can physically perform mold repairs when needed.
  • Ability to train and teach others.
  • CAD software experience (advantage).
  • Neat and organized.
  • Some travel might be required to suppliers in the U.S. and abroad.

Contact Information
Phone: (334)321-4461 ext. 4
Email: tangeliaf@arkal-automotive.com
Website: https://www.arkal-automotive.com/

Arkal Automotive
2490 Innovation Drive
Auburn, AL 36832

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