Mold Designer

Phillips Plastics is a custom injection molder of both plastic and metal with annual sales nearing $220 million. Phillips Plastics Corporation has been setting the standard for injection molding services since 1964. State-of-the-art technology, an experienced staff, and collaborative partnerships result in unsurpassed quality and cost-saving manufacturing opportunities.

Key Responsibilities of the Position

=E2=80=A2 Utilize solid modeling software for all CAD/CAM operations =E2=80=A2 Design injection molds and secondary tooling in a concurrent design/manufacturing environment =E2=80=A2 Evaluate parts for manufacturability and make suggestions for improvement =E2=80=A2 Engineer molds taking into account mold manufacturability requirements, mold performance requirements, and maintenance over the life of the mold =E2=80=A2 Provide guidance and recommendations in mold design to other team members =E2=80=A2 Assist in the development of improved mold standards, design systems, and manufacturing processes =E2=80=A2 Prepare CAD files for mold design and NC programming =E2=80=A2 Coordinate jobs with engineers, CAD/CAM programmers, mold manufacturers, and customers =E2=80=A2 Assist in CAD/CAM programming =E2=80=A2 Assist in file conversion =E2=80=A2 Archive CAD/CAM data and related documentation =E2=80=A2 Provide technical support for mold manufacturing processes

REQUIREMENTS Education / Experience

=E2=80=A2 Two-year degree in machine tool/mold making or related field; or equivalent mix of education and experience =E2=80=A2 Minimum of eight (8) years experience using CAD/CAM software in a concurrent design and manufacturing environment =E2=80=A2 Minimum of eight (8) years experience designing molds for a plastics injection molding company

Skills / Competencies

=E2=80=A2 Ability to gain commitment =E2=80=A2 Decision making skills =E2=80=A2 PC =E2=80=93 MicroSoft Windows software, solid modeling software,= and other office equipment =E2=80=A2 Strong computer knowledge =E2=80=A2 Strong knowledge of mold manufacturing =E2=80=A2 Creativity and ability to conceptualize =E2=80=A2 Ability to design for manufacturability =E2=80=A2 Strong verbal and written communication skills to facilitate the sharing of information =E2=80=A2 Strong interpersonal skills

Phillips Plastics Corporation offers a competitive compensation package, including full relocation.

For consideration, please email your resume and salary requirements to: To find out more about Phillips Plastics Corporation=E2=84=A2 and other opportunities, visit our website at

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