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$50,000 to $70,000 Annually

Benefits Offered

401K, Dental, Life, Medical, Vision

Employment Type


Why Work Here?

“20% of our employees have been with us for over 20 years. 11% have been with us for over 30 years.”

Da/Pro Rubber is looking for an experienced Tool Designer.

All product produced at Da/Pro is custom-ordered and designed. Molds are designed in-house to be used as a part of our proprietary manufacturing process. The Tool Designer is the primary project coordinator for new parts, from design through implementation. The ideal candidate for this position is someone with several years of experience in custom tool design. Advanced degree not necessary.

Job Duties

· Create designs of plastic and TPE molds

· Create bill of materials for mold designs and purchase necessary items to complete job

· Interface with Machine Shop personnel and vendors to produce molds to specification

· Control cost of new mold builds

· Maintain timeline of project and report to Sales on progress

· Support Production Departments in the troubleshooting of molds and document mold design changes based on the troubleshooting.

Minimum Requirements

· Solidworks experience, capable of designing a mold in Solidworks such that the resulting file is capable of being used to create machine paths. Prefer the capability to also design cutting tools

· Experience with designing plastic injection molds

· Experience with progressive components products for mold making

· Ability to properly document designs

· Ability to work independently with minimal supervision, including the ability to self-motivate

· Leadership capabilities and aptitude

Preferred Requirements

· Experience in a mold making shop with EDM, CNC mill programming, CNC lathe programming, Bridgeport mills, lathe work, and fixturing

· Moderate to Expert level experience with MS Office Suite products, especially Excel, Word and Project

· Ability to quote new tooling

Da/Pro Rubber, Inc.

About Da/Pro Rubber, Inc.:

Da/Pro Rubber is a manufacturer of high-quality, custom precision rubber & plastic parts used in a variety of industries including aerospace, medical & consumer products. Our business model is built upon the principle that our customers can expect the highest quality product from Da/Pro Rubber; quality that can't be matched by our competitors.

We are growing and expanding and need reliable, hard-working individuals who have a desire to be part of our growing team long-term. Our core values are family, commitment, desire to learn, enthusiasm and thoroughness. We hire people who share these values and promote people who demonstrate these values.

Company website:

Company address: 15 Malcolm Hoyt Dr Newburyport, MA 01950

Posted date: 19 days ago

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