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Sr. Tooling Engineer

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Date: Jul 6, 2019

Location: Reynosa, Mexico, MX, 88730

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 36784


Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

Our Optical Communications segment has recently evolved from being a manufacturer of optical fiber and cable, hardware and equipment to being a comprehensive provider of industry-leading optical solutions across the broader communications industry.This segment is classified into two main product groupings – carrier network and enterprise network. The carrier network product group consists primarily of products and solutions for optical-based communications infrastructure for services such as video, data and voice communications. The enterprise network product group consists primarily of optical-based communication networks sold to businesses, governments and individuals for their own use.

Sr. Molding Engineer


Sr.Tooling Engineer  provides day to day engineering support to the tooling department giving dimensional information of the molds as well as design and process engineering repair and Engineering changes implementation, development of new molds for new products implementation, existing molds replacement.






  • EC Design & Implementation
  • Mold Design
  • ECs Implementation
  • Develop of Mold Repair
  • Provide Mold information to the Workshop
  • Provide Support to the Technicians at Workshop
  • Manage Molds Information
  • Develop of New Projects
  • Support plant projects
  • Report daily work
  • Ensure 5s requirements
  • Develop of RFQ for mold repair and EC Implementation
  • Quote analysis
  • Preparation of molds for shipping
  • Mold problem Analysis at molding machine
  • New Molds Inspection
  • Supervise the quality of the electrodes and machined parts
  • Tracking of new molds meetings
  • CNC Programming
  • Follow up to the release of new molds
  • Mold Repair Design and implementation
  • Mold Improve Design and implementation
  • Provide Molds information to the Workshop
  • Provide Support to the Technicians at Workshop
  • Manage Molds Information
  • Develop of New Projects or been part of it
  • Report daily work
  • Provide Support to other Mold Engineers
  • Laser Welder


Mold Maintenance 


  • Prepare Mold Maintenance List
  • Corrective Mold Maintenance Analysis
  • Preventive Mold Maintenance Analysis
  • Mold parts Inspection
  • Maintaining efficiency in the molds
  • Improved molds problem


      Administrative processes


  • Shipping Memos Preparation
  • SAP / Tabware or maximo (or similar systems)
  • Open and track purchase orders for mold repair
  • Update Mold list
  • Prepare paper work to remove unused molds





  • Bachelor of science degree
  • Advanced English level


Work Experience


  • Minimum of 5 years in tooling Engineering experience (as Tooling Engineer or similar)


Additional Skills


General Requirements


  • High knowledge in tight tolerance molds
  • High Knowledge in hot runner system
  • Creo Parametric/Master CAM part design advanced
  • Creo Platform/Master CAM mold design advanced
  • Creo Platform/Master CAM machining advanced
  • Creo Platform/Master CAM Assembly  advanced
  • Creo Platform/Master CAM Detailing advanced
  • Windchill  Knowledge
  • Mechanical parts of molds knowledge
  • Ability to perform daily reports
  • Demonstrates methodic problem analysis and solving skills
  • Experience Designing Fixtures and mechanical components.
  • Ability to interact with people from Molding Process Engineering
  • Expertise in lean manufacturing
  • Six Sigma Green Belt
  • Experience in measuring devices
  • Expertise in heat treatment of steel
  • Experience in machining of different materials for the manufacture of molds
  • Mold Flow Knowledge



Pay Grade: Grade C (C) 

Employee Referral Amount: $5,000.00