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Mechanical Designer - Tooling

Mechanical Designer - Tooling

locationCleveland, OH, USA
PublishedPublished: 12/8/2023
Full Time

Job Summary

Howmet Aerospace has an immediate opening for a Mechanical Designer at our Engines Products - Cleveland Operations, the Tempcraft facility located at 3960 S. Marginal Rd. in Cleveland. This position is responsible for the mechanical design of various molds, dies and fixtures. This position is responsible for producing designs in the form of CAD models, design drawings, and ancillary documentation necessary for the manufacturing of various tooling for both internal and external suppliers. To satisfy customer requirement the incumbent will work both independently while collaborating with the design team and manufacturing as needed.

Howmet Engines is a world-class producer of aero engine and industrial gas turbine components, including airfoils, rings, disks, and forgings. We excel in vacuum melted superalloys, machining, performance coatings and hot isostatic pressing for high performance parts that enable the next generation of quieter, more fuel-efficient aero engines, and cleaner power generation.

Job Responsibilities

  • Interprets customer part and tooling specifications provided.
  • Creates 3-D solid CAD models with Siemens NX, Unigraphics to meet customer specifications.
  • Creates fully annotated engineering drawing details required for manufacturing.

  • Collaborates with the customers Product Engineers for design development and final approvals.
  • Collaborates with NC Programmers and Die Makers to ensure the DFM considerations are achieved.
  • Maintains all required project documentation, approvals, process flow, time logs, etc.
  • Meets deadlines for scheduled deliverables, eg design approvals, BOM’s, design drawings, etc.
  • Incorporating of various material types and purchased components into designs, as appropriate.

Salary: $33.58-$47.02 per hour

Basic Qualifications:
  • High school diploma or GED

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering and/or equivalent of 5 years of Design Engineering experience.
  • Experience with CAD/CAM software.
  • Fluent in MS Office tools, required for documentation and communications.
  • Experience in the design of turbine/airfoil molds, dies, and fixtures is strongly preferred.
  • Fluent with the design software SIEMENS NX Unigraphics (UG).
  • Experience or familiar with GOM Inspection software.

Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.  Due to ITAR restrictions, applicants must be US citizens or have permanent resident status.

About Howmet Aerospace

Howmet Aerospace Inc. (NYSE: HWM), headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is a leading global provider of advanced engineered solutions for the aerospace and transportation industries. The Company’s sales for 2022 approximated $5.7 billion. The Company’s primary businesses focus on jet engine components, aerospace fastening systems, titanium structural parts and forged wheels. With nearly 1,150 granted and pending patents, the Company’s differentiated technologies promote more fuel efficiency for aircraft and commercial transportation. For more information, visit, including content shared during the Company’s May 2022 Technology Day.

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Howmet is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

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