Tool Designer application

Solidworks / Progressive Die / Transfer Die - located in Hartford, CT

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Please tell us more about yourself as it applies to the following requirements. If you have relevant experience that meets or exceeds this position's requirements, please explain how below.

1) If you have not already explained in your previous answers, briefly describe the specific ways in which you meet the following job requirements:

  • 7+ years' of die desig
  • Must be proficient with AutoCAD and Solidwork
  • Must had a foundational understanding of die tear-down and assembly
  • A Degree is preferred

2) You already provided answers to the pre-screening questions for this job on your original application. If you would like to add to or reanswer those questions, please click here.

While it is NOT mandatory to answer the questions below, doing so will both give you priority in the review process and better demonstrate your skills to the recruiter reviewing your application.

Please detail your overall die design experience.

Have you designed both progressive and transfer dies?

What is your proficiency with AutoCAD and Solidworks?

This is a direct hire role located in Hartford, CT metro area. What hurdles would you have to overcome to live and work in this area?


job information

Direct hire
Hartford, CT
80 to 100 K$/yr

job description

A Die Designer is needed for a leading manufacturing organization. The Die Designer is responsible for developing engineering designs for progressive, transfer dies as well as stamping and assembly processes. Qualified candidates must have 7+ years' of die design, and proficiency with AutoCAD and Solidworks. This is a direct hire role located in the Hartford, CT metro area. Some relocation may be budgeted for qualified regional candidates.


  • Develop blank shape and mass
  • Develop progressive and transfer die layout
  • Determine the number of work stations needed to create a part
  • Create bill of materials
  • Attend customer meeting to determine scope of products and orders


  • 7+ years' of die design
  • Must be proficient with AutoCAD and Solidworks
  • Must had a foundational understanding of die tear-down and assembly
  • A Degree is preferred


  • Comprehensive benefits
  • 401 K with match
  • Profit sharing