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Design Engineer

  • Location:
    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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A Design Engineer job in Pittsburgh, PA is available through Modis. You must have a minimum of five (5) years of metal casting production and/or process development experience to be considered for this position. In this role you will Design tools and related equipment to produce quality castings from customer designs. Design jigs and fixtures for production or experimental use. Study specification and confer with engineering and shop personnel to resolve design problems. Draw preliminary sketches and prepare layout and detail drawings. Modify tool designs according to trial or production data to improve tool life or performance.

Design Engineer job responsibilities include:
• Revise gating/risering (operating mechanisms, equipment functions) and equipment layout in response to problems defined by process engineering and manufacturing.

• Actively participate in product and continuous improvement team activities and provide teams with tooling support.

• Assist in resolving customer dimensional, machining and form/fit problems (tool/equipment related issues), whether caused by the company or by customer operations.

• Provide concept layout of tool design and process planning for all new tools

• B.S. in engineering discipline is required (aeronautical, mechanical or civil preferred).
• Five or more years of design experience with tooling and modeling.
• Must have experience with Solidworks, CREO, or Inventor.
• ISO 9000 experience is helpful

If you are interested in this Design Engineer job in Pittsburgh, PA then please click APPLY NOW. If you have questions about the position or would like more information please contact Misti Vadnais at 518-612-6963 or by email

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