Location : Tijuana, Mexico
Plantronics is a global leader in business and consumer audio communications. For more than 50 years, we’ve been driven by a single obsession to support our customers’ most important needs : experiencing and facilitating simple and clear communications while enjoying distraction-free environments.
We are a global team with zeal for fulfilling our vision through innovation and rigorous execution. Our company is made up of smart, highly-
capable, inquisitive people who bring their best selves to work each day and treat others as we wish to be treated. Plantronics people embrace discovery and invention, take risks, and incorporate the things we learn into the things we do.
In creating Unified Communications and customer service solutions, software analytics, and Bluetooth headsets, Plantronics delivers high-
quality communications solutions that our customers count on today, while relentlessly innovating on behalf of their future.
Mission : We discover and invent the tools and technologies that provide a focused and distraction-free environment for you to perform at your best.
The Tooling Engineer will lend engineering support for new product development and sustaining activities as it relates to Plantronics products.
This will cover a wide range of processes and materials in various manufacturing sites around the world.
Providing leadership to the core team for new product development of custom plastic and metal formed parts
Providing direction to the selected tooling suppliers for the management of tooling programs.
Participating in, and providing technical expertise and direction the core teams and mechanical engineering.
Participation in developing support of new manufacturing and material processes for Plantronics product requirements.
Developing strategies for optimizing DFM design efficiency though design creating schedules and planning as required.
Engineering resource allocation, including project and task assignments, capital expenses for new tooling acquisitions, modifications, financial justifications and management of outside resources when required.
Team building, mentoring, and leadership development
A BS degree in Mechanical Engineering or Plastics Engineering or equivalent experience is desired.
15+ years industry experience with at least 10 years hands on experience designing or manufacturing injection molds or dies.
A strong background in, and understanding of, the design of plastic part design as it relates to manufacturability and assembly.
A strong background in, and understanding of the processing of plastics and metals as it relates to molding and forming along with all associated secondary finishing technologies.
Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced team environment and the ability to lead the NPD team in problem solving to optimize performance.
Experienced in making products for high volume production where cost control, reliability and manufacturability while maintaining very aggressive schedules.
Technically proficient with Microsoft Office products, Creo, Autocad and Moldflow software.
Strong interpersonal skills and be willing to travel to overseas.
Language Level :
90% English Spoken and Written.
What do we have to offer?
Being part of a fun and supportive global team, going through a journey of globalization, which offers a lot of opportunity to learn and develop.
Working in a global team of passionate professionals, truly making an impact on Plantronics’ success in the future.