Tooling Engineer

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Date: 05-Feb-2023

Location: Bangalore, KA, IN

Company: Alstom

Req ID:401780 

Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where more than 70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide

Job Title (Job Code):        Tooling Manager/Engineer (IN-IS-02_001)


The Tools manager is responsible to perform the following  (at the project level):

- to define specific tool, ensure its manufacturing and its implementation in Operations

- Act in respect of standards, AT rules and business targets (EHS, Ergonomics, QCD)

- Perform tooling costing and it's lifecycle maintenance costs

- Ensure the Tool availability for the operations including calibration management



Organisation structure (job belongs to..)

Belongs to Services Operations organisation

Reports directly to:

Direct report to the Industrialisation Manager/ Service industrial Head

Other reporting to:


Direct reports:

11 to 50 direct reports ( Depends on Scope)

Network & Links

- Sub-contractors

- Engineering,

  - Manufacturing, Supply chain, , Sourcing,

  - Industrialization,  APSYS Leader

Key accountabilities:


Tender phase :

- Identify the need for tooling with the Industrialisation team

- Evaluate the total cost of the tooling, to include studies (specification, design)



- Analyze the tooling requested and propose the adequate solution.

- Elaborate the specification of requirements for the Industrial means and tools necessary to implement the execution activities, in particular relating to Infrastructure, Tools and Capex

- Design tools or the make it sub-contracted.

- Send documented purchase request, participate to RFQ analysis, and contribute to the business award with Sourcing.

- Validate the design through design reviews, involving above actors.

- Validate the Operations tooling during First Article Inspection.



- Follow-up implementation of the tooling and first use.

- Ensure tools are available to perform the activities "on time" in a safe environnement

- Build CAPEX ROI when needed

- Perform operating procedure when needed  to use it.

- Specify inspection operations, handling and maintenance instruction.

- Write periodic inspection sheets.

- Manage calibration review

  • Performance measurements:
  • '- Tooling in production with associated QCD targets reached.
  • - Respect CAPEX budget
    - Decrease of tooling fixed costs thanks to maximum re-use and long term strategy.


Educational Requirements


  • -  Technical education.Mechanics. Automation.

    - English read, written, spoken

Desired Knowledge / Experience:

- Experience of working in a Service Site or Production environment.

- Knowledge and understanding of our customers.

- Languages : Country language

- Manufacturing Engineering, Manufacturing or Maintenance background with 5 years’ experience preferably in the railway industry.

- Technical experience of Process & Manufacturing Engineering

- Good practice of CAD

- Working knowledge in Quality, EHS standards and Ergonomics.

- Familiar with IS common tools.


Behavioural Competencies

- Conscientious. Commits and delivers.

- Self-Motivation.

- Logical and organized

- Good communication.




Alstom is the leading company in the mobility sector, solving the most interesting challenges for tomorrow’s mobility. That’s why we value inquisitive and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. Day after day, we are building an agile, inclusive and responsible culture, where a diverse group of people are offered opportunities to learn, grow and advance in their careers, with options across functions and geographic locations. Are you ready to join a truly international community of great people on a challenging journey with a tangible impact and purpose?  


Equal opportunity statement:
Alstom is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive working environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.  All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by local law. 





Job Type:​Experienced​

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