Tooling Support Specialist

Job Details

LocationAuburn Hills, MI, United States of America
Job TypeContract Full-Time

Job Description


  • Mechanical or Technical degree
  • Bachelor's degree in a mechanical or technical field preferred



  • 5 plus years working in the design/build of various types of Molds, Dies, Secondary's, Racks, Fixture's, and Gage's
  • Root cause analysis with a creative problem solving abilities and results orientated
  • Various types of Tool / Gage design and build experience
  • Knowledgeable in GD&T
  • Ability to View/Interpret Mold-Flow analysis
  • Understanding functionality of Hot Runner Manifold Systems
  • Expertise to identify tool modifications required to dimensionally manufacture a correct and functional part
  • May be required to drive a company car
  • Valid driver's license is required as well as a clean driving record
  • May be required to travel internationally 10% (Mexico travel. Passport required)
  • Will be required to travel domestically 20-40%



  • Production manufacturing experience of plastic, steel, and cast parts
  • Knowledge of NX, and Team Center
  • Experience in negotiating tool costs
  • Self-motivated / sense of ownership
  • Sense of urgency
  • Some overtime/weekend hours required
  • Ability to travel as required
  • Strong project management skills
  • Strong communication, analytical and negotiation skills
  • Experience presenting to senior management
  • Knowledge in dimensional validation 



  • Provide technical and analytical feasibility expertise to review various types of tooling consisting of all types of Molds, Stamping Dies, Die Cast Tools, Secondary Equipment / Special Machines / Tools, End of Arm Tooling, Cooling and Nesting Racks, Checking Fixtures and Gages
  • Proficient interpersonal skills and the ability to work within cross-functional teams
  • Proven ability to manage multiple assignments and project related tasks
  • Proficient in performing cost and timing analysis
  • Proficient in using Microsoft Office Suite Software

MEDA offers an excellent referral bonus.  Great candidates know great candidates.

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