Eaton Corporation Tooling Engineer in Tijuana, Mexico

  • Design 3D Tooling based on model and or drawing information. For Assembly, Trimming and Inspection tools including 2D mylars in support of Manufacturing.

  • Gather tooling requirements from manufacturing engineering and product drawings/specifications.

  • Provide tool usage documentation.

  • Support Quality Assurance personnel with tool inspection criteria and interpretation of inspection data.

  • Provide Feedback to the Tool Room personnel for building and repairing tooling.

  • Work with Program/Project Management to schedule and prioritize tool design work.

  • Create tooling inspection requirements for new tooling.

  • Interpret customer inspection requirements to ensure Tooling functionality

  • Guide Tooling Design Reviews and Post Manufacturing Validation with Manufacturing Engineering and Operations.

  • Work hands on with operators as required to train and evaluate tool use and improvements.

  • Work with EIEC Tool Design group to provide reference models and design oversight for tooling designed for Tijuana.


  • 4 Year degree with Engineering or Manufacturing emphasis

  • 1 to 3 years of experience in manufacturing work specializing in Complex tool design

  • Experience operating traditional machine shop equipment including lathe and mill

  • Experience with Standard inspection techniques.

  • Bilingual English/ Spanish

  • Computer Skills, including ability to use all MS office software

  • Fully Familiar with GD&T (YM14.5)

  • Blue print reading

  • Autocad, ProEngineer, CATIA

  • Mastercam, CNC programming skills are a plus

  • Customer Focus (internal and external)

  • Skill in effective communication

  • Teamwork and collaboration with cross-functional team

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Job: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: Latin America

Organization: AER FED Fluid Electrical Distribution

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Schedule: Full-time

Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No

Does this position offer relocation?: No

Travel: No