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Posted: Wednesday, May 10, 2017 5:37 PM

Aerojet Rocketdyne is an innovative company delivering solutions that create value for its customers in the aerospace and defense markets. The company is a world:recognized aerospace and defense leader that provides propulsion and energetics to the space, missile defense and strategic systems, tactical systems and armaments areas, in support of domestic and international markets. Additional information about Aerojet Rocketdyne can be obtained by visiting our website at We are seeking a Senior Tool Engineer to join our team in our Canoga Park, CA facility. In this role, you will develop and design a variety of tools and equipment required to support the manufacturing, quality and test operations. This position performs feasibility analysis of special tool plans; create tool concepts and drawings utilizing environmental health and safety procedures, tool standards manuals and sound engineering practices; initiate fabrication and assist with inspection and operational check out of special tools; and resolve tooling problems encountered during tool usage. This position may be filled at this level posted or one level higher.Day:to:day responsibilities will include the following: 40 : Evaluate tooling requests, develop design requirement conceptualize innovative solutions and develop estimates for design, fabrication and materials: The candidate will utilize design and business software (ProE, CATIA, and/or other similar CAD/virtual manufacturing tools/software, MS Office applications such as Word, Excel) to develop, design, review and fabricate tooling for manufacturing, testing and inspecting hardware. 30 : Review tool drawings for manufacturability, tolerancing and stack up. Select the best method of producing parts, tools or assemblies.Work with Tool Designers to produce sound and affordable tool designs that will meet engineering corporate material, process and factory best practices into the design of the tool.15 : Coordinate with procurement the placement of purchase orders for tooling:Develop the cost estimates for material and labor when fabricating itiate statement of work to flow requirements to the vendor.Work with suppliers to answer or advise on technical questions concerning interpreting the drawing or fabricating the tool.15 : Support shop floor on use of tools and assist in validating the fit, form and function of the tooling to the interfacing hardware.Requires a Bachelors degree in an appropriate discipline and nine (9) years of directly related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Must be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Security Clearance at the appropriate level (U.S. Citizenship required). Must be able to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government information. Having dual citizenship may preclude you from being able to meet this requirement. Additional Requirements:Must be able to read and interpret conceptual designs, drawings, and related specifications.Must have knowledge of machining theory and can apply and interpret Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing.Must have excellent math skills and have the ability to perform mathematical calculations using shop math, including geometric and trigonometric formulas to compute and locate dimensions, angles, contours, convex and concave surfaces, reference lines, center points and machining guidelines. Personal skills continuously utilized to execute responsibilities:Excellent verbal and written communication, including public anizational/Multi:tasking skills that enhance value stream flow and ensure product value streams are effective at meeting customer and company goals.Team building skills : develop relationships across value stream and enabling department resources to effectively manage product value stream.The ability to favorably impact and influence across all organizations.Candidate must be able to thrive in a team environment, work independently, and embrace continuous improvement. Work Environm


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