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Tool Designer

Manufacture / assembly and repair Ontario , Ontario , Canada Permanent Full-time Bachelor's Degree More than 5 years

Job Description

To support Mfg. Eng. activities with an emphasis on the industrialization of Steering Kits, and New Machine Tooling and support the sustaining program in the Mfg. Eng. - Machine Shop Department. The sound understanding of the principles of design and manufacture / fabrication of production tooling and equipment as well as level of related experience are key for the candidate's success.

Job Requirements

o Five years of experience in the aerospace industry with preferably 3 to 5 years of direct experience with tool design and tool manufacture / fabrication.
o Experience with machine shop & assembly shop work environment.
o Must be proficient in CATIA v5 software.
o Experience with analytical stress analysis methodology as well as with computer-aided stress analysis such as CATIA v5 stress analysis module and/or ABAQUS CAE software.
o Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering degree.
o Experience in design of tools such as machining and assembling fixtures and jigs for manufacture and assembly of landing gear components in a precision machine / assembly shop environment would be an asset.
o Experience with Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T).
o Familiar with Manufacturing Engineering (methods) and CNC/CMM/robotic programming.
o Experience with selection of standard off-the-shelf tooling components, tool materials and knowledge of related best practices.
o Mechanical aptitude and ability to visualize drawings and objects.
o Team and goal oriented, self-motivated and with a strong work ethic.
o Able to communicate clearly and directly; excellent understanding of manufacturing principles, methods & planning, materials and tool design; project management skills.
o Proficiency in MS Word, PowerPoint, MS Project and Excel. Creative and incisive thinking, result oriented, superior communication, good leadership and organizational skills.
o Strong focus on process improvement.

Education and/or Certifications: A degree or diploma in Manufacturing / Mechanical Engineering

Specialized Knowledge: In depth knowledge of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T), Catia v5, SmarTeam v5

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We see diversity as a means to leverage creativity, collective performance and innovation. We welcome applications from individuals regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. SafranLS is committed to a positive, supportive, and inclusive environment with continual learning opportunities and a focus on well-being in the workplace.
SafranLS offers accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process and will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to SafranLS in advance.
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Minimum age of 18 years. Canadian Controlled Goods Regulations (CGR), U.S. International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and Canadian government security clearances

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Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aviation (propulsion, equipment and interiors), defense and space markets. Its core purpose is to contribute to a safer, more sustainable world, where air transport is more environmentally friendly, comfortable and accessible. Safran has a global presence, with 76,800 employees and sales of 15,3 billion euros in 2021 and holds, alone or in partnership, world or regional leadership positions in its core markets. Safran undertakes research and development programs to maintain the environmental priorities of its R&T and innovation roadmap.

Safran was ranked as the world's third best employer in its sector by Forbes magazine in 2021.

Safran Landing Systems is the world leader in aircraft landing and braking systems. The company has partnerships with 20 airframers in civil, regional, commercial and military transport, and supports 27,000 aircraft.

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