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Government Contract Tool & Die Designers Needed!


:(HRU Technical Resources is seeking Government Contract Tool and Die Designers for the Rock Island Arsenal (Quad Cities/Rock Island, Illinois) - Per Diem available to those who qualify!

Description of Work

The tool designer designs single- or multiple-edged machine cutting tools, such as broaches, milling-machine cutters, and drills, and related jigs, dies, and fixtures.


• Create original designs of tooling components for use in a metal working production factory environment. Mill, Lathe, weld, and grinding fixtures: drill jigs, cutting tools, gauges, etc.
• Troubleshoot various manufacturing problems involving process, method, tooling, or programming and coordinate the solution with the appropriate branches.
• Compile budgetary estimates and prepare acquisition forms for BOM items of the designed tool, or a piece of tooling.
• Learn then utilize various computer software and systems including, but not limited to: Microsoft Office, CAPP, FACS, and TAMM’s.

Required Experience:

• 2+ years Design experience using Unigraphics (UG) NX4 or newer
• 2+ years experience designing machining, weld, or NC fixtures
• Experience designing dies, jigs, and molds
• Trouble shooting designs
• Modeling


• Eligible for US Security Clearance
• Open to work any shift
• Available for occasional overtime
• Open to occasional weekend or holiday work

If you have interest in being considered for the open Tool Design opportunity please indicate by sending an updated resume with the email subject title = "Rock Island Arsenal - Tool Designer" to [email protected]

Lindsey Ross
Technical Recruiter
HRU, Inc. Technical Resources
[email protected]