Senior Tooling Engineer

  • 1613 Progress Dr, Albion, IN 46701, USA
  • Full-time
  • Legal Entity: Robert Bosch LLC

Company Description

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Welcome to Bosch.

The Electrical Drives division develops and manufactures mechatronic components and systems for body applications. Areas include:Actuators for Window Lifting, Seat Adjustment, Sunroof Actuation and Transmission Automation; Blower Modules and Drives for Engine Cooling Fans; Pumps and Valves for Engine Cooling Systems; Motors/Drives for Gasoline Pumps; Components for Air Conditioning; Wiper Drives, Arms, Blades and Rain Sensors; Steering Motors.

Job Description

  • This candidate will report to the Engineering Manager
  • This is a new role for our Plastic Center of Competency
  • Experience with additive manufacturing
  • Experience with small parts, intricate molds with the presence of many moving parts, including but not exclusive to cores, slides, and valve gates
  • Reviews and critiques submitted mold vendor design proposals and assures functional mold performance and adherence to established mold construction standards.
  • Adheres to predetermined budgets and timing schedules, writes reports as needed, and communicates orally and in writing as needed.
  • Coordinates tooling trials, directs inspection layouts and tool modifications as required to achieve molded production part qualification and manufacturing approval of new tools as assigned.
  • Assists in the identification, qualification, and continued development of mold tooling vendors to assure coverage of all tooling repair contingencies.
  • Studies blueprints of product and die or mold, and computes specifications.
  • Tracking and development of preventive maintenance system for injection molding tools.
  • This includes system set up, shot tracking, record keeping, scheduling of maintenance, reviewing tool condition, assigning repair and maintenance work to internal and external tooling vendors.
  • Develop qualified vendors to handle all tooling repair contingencies, respond to requests for engineering changes, and coordinate tool trials and qualifications for new tools assigned.



  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or technology and/or a combination of 10+ years of tooling engineering experience
  • Deep knowledge of the injection molding processes, vertical and horizontal injection machines, various resins, and over-molded components
  • Overseen design and construction of small intricate injection molded plastic part tooling
  • Understanding of part drawings, dimensional tolerancing, and metrology measurement reports


  •  Knowledge to understand and quantify mold filling simulation results

Additional Information

By choice, we are committed to a diverse workforce - EOE/Protected Veteran/Disabled.

BOSCH is a proud supporter of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics) Initiatives

FIRST Robotics (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology)

AWIM (A World In Motion)

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