Join our in-house design team! Ranger Die is looking for an individual with experience in 3-D CAD (preferably Solidworks) software to work on various projects. This opportunity allows you to collaborate with Die Makers and see your designs become finished dies, components, and parts. The ideal candidate will have experience designing progressive dies.

The Designer is responsible for designing dies and die components that meet customers’ needs for producing parts. The Designer provides technical support for customers, tooling, production, and estimating.
  • Design dies that produce high quality parts and meet the needs of all customers.
  • Prepare for detailed die review meetings with both internal and external customers.
  • Actively participate in die review meetings; take notes as required.
  • Develop accurate final drawings based on die review meetings.
  • Communicate customer needs to the tooling department.
  • Provide tooling with accurate and complete drawings on time; update as required.
  • Prepare and forward accurate bills of materials for dies to ERP Processor.
  • Collaborate with tooling to ensure the integrity of the design; troubleshoot design problems with die makers or CNC Operators as required.
  • Supply drawings to CNC for programming; update electronic files with revised programs and numbers.
  • Respond timely to inquiries and requests made by internal customers.
  • Communicate timely and accurate information to the Engineering Manager, including notification of problems that would prevent the normal completion of duties.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Education – High school diploma or equivalent
Experience – Minimum 2 years’ experience working in a 3-D CAD software (Solidworks is preferred)
License(s)/Registration(s)/Certification(s) – none
Skills/Knowledge/Abilities – technical aptitude; spatial reasoning; technical drawing skills; problem-solving; sound judgment in decision making; detail-oriented; effective time management; ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects; ability to work well independently and within a team; effective communication skills; excellent customer service skills; knowledge of progressive die design practices

Pay is based on experience; the range for this position is $23.95 - 31.90 per hour.

In order to be considered for employment, please submit a resume or complete our online application.
This gives our hiring managers the ability to review your qualifications to determine if they would like to meet with you.

Ranger Die offers a benefit package for eligible full time employees that includes medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance; flexible spending account; 401k; and paid time off.

Ranger Die, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.
Ranger Die, Inc. offers a Department of Labor registered apprenticeship program for Tool and Die Makers and Tool and Die Designers. Interested candidates are eligible to apply to the registered program after successful completion of their first 90 days of employment.

Department: Engineering
This is a non-management position
This is a full time position

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