Familyowned and operated since 1942, Paragon D&E is a leader in advancedmanufacturing. With a strong history in injection and compression tooling,Paragon has evolved into a multifaceted organization with a diverse productline serving Aerospace, Defense, Nuclear, Heavy Truck, Automotive,Agricultural, Oil and Gas and other industries. Paragon is a state-of-the-artfacility with the latest machining technology and continually invests in ourteam and equipment.
Paragonis committed to the highest standards of ethical conduct in all that we do. Webelieve that honesty and integrity create trust, which is the cornerstone ofour business.
Werecognize that our success depends on the talent, skills and expertise of ourpeople and our ability to function as a tightly integrated team. Communicationand respect are essential elements of a positive and productive businessrelationship. We promote a caring and helpful approach to those we work withand the community around us.
The Tool RoomEngineer will be an expert in metal work tooling so that they can confidently leadsupport for all aspects of Paragon’s CNC needs. They will manage the tool room forinternal customers and coordinate with external suppliers. This individual willproactively learn and instruct others in best practices regarding proper use ofCNC tooling.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include thefollowing, other duties may be assigned
High School Diploma or equivalent with 10+ years of machining various materialsor mold making experience. Experience operating a Zoller tool measurementmachine preferred. Experience working/negotiating with tooling vendors and/orsuppliers also preferred. Tooling management software experience a plus.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORK ENVIRONMENT
The physical demands described here are representativeof those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essentialfunctions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individualswith disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job, theemployee is regularly required to sit and use hands and fingers to handle, or feelobjects, tools or controls. Theemployee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
DetailOriented – Diligently attends to detail and checkswork to ensure accuracy and completeness.
Organizationand Planning – Efficiently coordinates resources, prioritizes and anticipates customer needsto meet demand.
Creativeand Innovative Thinking – Proactivelyidentifies new and cost-effective ways of doing things to increase effectiveness,quality and efficiencies.
Communication– Diligently communicates to internalcustomers by facilitating pro-active conversations about tooling needs.
CustomerFocused – Responsive to Machinists needs ensuringon-time delivery with the tools they need to do their jobs.
Job Type: Full-time