Tooling Engineer


  • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Orange City, Iowa

Tooling Engineer


LAUNCH Technical Workforce Solutions is seeking a Tooling Engineer for an opportunity in Orange City, Iowa.


Position Summary:

  • Use CAD software to create designs for tools and mechanical parts.
  • Enhance existing designs and developing new ones,
  • Prepare blueprints for mechanical parts, and
  • Provide technical support to clients. You should be able to
  • Collaborate with other engineers and manufacturing staff.
  • Demonstrate superb attention to detail.
  • Manage time efficiently.
  • Must be deadline-driven, meticulous, and consistently produce high-quality work.

Job Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Use CAD or AutoCAD to analyze existing tooling designs and improve on them.
  • Develop blueprints for new tooling designs as per client or project specifications.
  • Share designs with colleagues and implementing any relevant feedback in the new designs.
  • Develop prototypes and testing new designs.
  • Conduct quality assurance tests on new designs.
  • Travel to manufacturing plants and factories to gather information, consult with manufacturing, and design teams.
  • Create blueprints and designs using CAD or AutoCAD.
  • Negotiate with vendors and contractors to secure the best deals.
  • Schedule meetings with management and marketing personnel as required.
  • Keep abreast of developments in the Engineering field by expanding networks and attending events.

Qualifications and Requirements: 

  • Technical degree

  • CNC programmer/operator experience.

  • Design in Solidworks.

  • Program 5-Axis in CamWorks.

  • Able to run 5-Axis machines.

  • The ability to work independently and to collaborate with others.

  • Practical experience using CAD and AutoCAD software.

  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and technical skills.

  • A good eye for detail

  • Leadership skills.

  • The ability to work long hours.

  • The ability to complete projects on time and to specification.

  • Must pass pre-employment background check and urinalysis.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


Why Choose LAUNCH?

A team of aviation staffing experts leads LAUNCH. We understand the challenges of finding the top aviation jobs and we focus on linking you with the best openings in the most sought-after locations.

LAUNCH offers you an ACA compliant benefit package including company-sponsored medical insurance with multiple plans to choose from. Our Minimum Essential Coverage is offered to every employee who does not have coverage elsewhere at no cost to you! LAUNCH also offers a 401(k) program with a company match. Plus, you join the LAUNCH Loyalty Club on your first day, earning you extra cash bonuses, apparel and safety rewards.


If you’re ready to LAUNCH your career, you’ve found an employer that can take you to new heights.

Tooling Engineer


LAUNCH works with the top aviation companies across the country to help them find professional engineers to fill their open jobs. As a LAUNCH employee, you gain access to a variety of jobs and work sites. We’ll match your skills, experience and location preference to our open jobs and find the perfect spot for you.

LAUNCH has jobs for a wide range of professionals, including Software Engineer, Systems Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Quality Assurance, Aerospace Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer and more. In addition, we often have professional openings for Planners, Technicians, HR Specialists and Administrative Assistants.

If you want to take your career to the next level, with an employer focused on finding you the best position, apply at LAUNCH today!