Tooling Engineer - West Virginia



Date:  Dec 1, 2023

Tooling Engineer - West Virginia

Role Summary

Assists with hot forming production tooling design to tool buy-off at tool shop. Ensures all milestones and program responsibilities are met, enabling Gestamp NA to meet or exceed customer requirements for quality timeliness and cost effectiveness.
Key Responsibilities

1.    Ensures all hot forming die tooling is built to Gestamp NA standards in a timely manner, while meeting or exceeding our customer quality expectations.
2.    Gathers / analyzes information to support weekly updates of tool progress from production tool shop for each program.
3.    Manage and resolve program assignments and open issues in timely manner, utilizing program open issue matrix.
4.    Ensures all proper information, check fixtures, and tryout material delivery and all other requirements are met.
5.    Manages all engineering changes through tool shops.
6.    Ensures early part requirements from tool shops are met.


Knowledge and Education

-    Technical degree preferred, or journeyman card with technical associate degree and 5 years automotive experience in hot forming.


Work Experience

-    Five years automotive industry experience, preferably in stamping or assembly industry.
-    Five years’ experience or understanding of hot forming tool design and process and / or die and equipment construction. 


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and seek to hire the best candidate regardless of age, beliefs, disability, ethnicity, gender or sexual orientation.

About us

We are a multi-technology company present in over 20 countries and our team of over 40,000 is made up of 90 different nationalities. They are the driving force of our company, which designs, develops and produces parts for over 900 models of the leading vehicle manufacturers, and enable us to be one of the top suppliers worldwide.

Do you have what it takes to build the future of mobility with us?

- You will be joining a leading international group in the automotive sector with a clear commitment to innovation, a trail-blazer in Industry 4.0 and engaged with ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) criteria.

- This is an opening to build a career in a global environment with many opportunities to grow both professionally and personally by participating and leading innovative and international projects.

- You will find a supportive and friendly environment where the emphasis is on team work, continuous improvement, trust, a dynamic spirit and thinking outside the box, and a passion for a job well done.

- You will be working with highly qualified professionals as Gestamp is committed to the ongoing training of our teams.

Join the Gestamp team!