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Tool Designers create a variety of tools, from jigs to milling machine cutters. Daily activities listed on a Tool Designer resume include studying specifications, reading blueprints, coordinating engineering staff, selecting manufacturing procedures, applying mathematical formulas, drawing tool sketches, and using computer aided design software. Resume samples for Tool Designer reveal job requirements such as technical skills, creativity, drawing skills, knowledge of relevant software, teamwork, time management, and problem solving. Minimum education requirements include a Bachelor’s Degree in an engineering field.

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1

Tool Designer

  • Created and implemented a solid modeling template that reduced lead time by 50 percent.
  • Implemented new sample and production tool designs to customer specifications and tooling standards using Unigraphics.
  • Upgraded and maintained tool design standards for the tooling division and customer specifications.
  • Oversaw the tooling build and maintenance, making critical decisions and recommendation through out the product life cycle.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
AS
Mechanical Engineering Technology
2

Tool Designer

  • Developed layout drawings of high precision forming tools, fixtures and stamping dies.
  • Developed punch geometry and bend allowances for Stainless Steel.
  • Developed assembly drawings, subassembly drawings and complete Bill of Materials.
  • Developed detail drawings of individual components.
  • Established detail part dimensions and tolerances to ensure proper form, fit and function.
  • Provided technical direction to drafters to ensure consistency and accuracy in work.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
HS
Mechanical Drafting And Design
HS
Computer Programming
C
Solid Works Courses: Essentials, Sheet Metal, Assembly Modeling, Advanced Part Modeling, File Management, Weldments, Surface Modeling, Mold Design, Drawings
3

Tool Designer / Industrial Engineer

  • Redesigned mainly extrusion tools. Redesigned punch tools. Created 3D models and detailed drawings of such tools. Key accomplishment: after modification and preparation of drawings, the extrusion tools could be made in house. This process leaded into significant savings of money, resources and time. The process was similar for punch tools.
  • Modified and improved windows and components. Created 3D models and detailed drawings of them. Key accomplishment: along with Engineers and Designers, I belonged to the Sandy project which led to the creation of hurricane resistant windows.
  • Updated the blueprints of some production lines. Key accomplishment: with the newer and updated blueprints, certain production flow problems such as workers limited space and inefficiency of buffer systems were detected and easier to fix. As a consequence, the production flow enhanced, and the safety improved.
  • Redesigned the Parts Shop by laying out new storage racks for machine parts. Created detailed drawings of the shop and racks in 2D. Key accomplishment: the parts were traced and found more efficiently. Therefore, mechanics and electricians were provided with parts rapidly and as a consequence, the downtime of machines was significantly reduced.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BS
Industrial Engineering
Engineering Science
4

Contract Tool Designer

  • Worked with Staff engineers to develop tools and Fixtures for the construction of Military vehicles.
  • Following these tools from concept thought first article.
  • Weld, assembly and check fixtures from cradle to grave.
  • Worked with manufacturing engineers to develop methodology to improve the processes used to assure the quality of the vehicles.
Candidate Info
47
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
Engineering

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