Design Engineer

Griffin Industries is currently seeking a team-focused, driven, results oriented Design Engineer who has the desire to contribute to our continued success. The successful candidate will be responsible for pro-active management of multiple, concurrent projects which require ongoing customer and internal communication.

Job Type:

Monday to Friday

Duties and Responsibilities of the Job:

  • Develop and/or revise gating/risering/chilling and foundry tooling while troubleshooting casting defects that are identified during the process
  • Create, Draft, and/or modify 3D models
  • Design foundry patterns, core tooling from 3D part models
  • Create and modify models and engineering drawings
  • Interpret engineering drawings
  • Create new specifications and detailing for cores that go into the molds
  • Assist in resolving customer dimensional problems (tool related issues)
  • Maintain awareness of improved and competitive technologies to enhance Griffin’s competitive position
  • Work directly with pattern shop, quality, and production personnel to analyze and correct problems, resolve tooling design issues, and drive continuous improvement

Experience and Qualifications:

  • 5 years of experience in casting/tooling engineering
  • Experience with PTC Creo, SOLIDWORKS or similar CAD software
  • Experience with Magma software a plus
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills
  • Able to work under stress and meet tight deadlines
  • Able to work with a variety of people and personalities
  • Able to work within a team to meet customer requirements

Established in 1983, Griffin Industries is a family-owned and operated business. We specialize in rapid turnaround and take pride in meeting the ever-changing needs of our customers by providing quality engineering, tooling, castings, and machining. Though we are driven by precision and accuracy, it is our team that we view as our greatest asset. With a low turnover rate and an environment fueled by respect, Griffin stands out when compared to other manufacturers and local businesses.

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