Tooling Engineer

Date: 14-Aug-2019

Location: Savigliano, Italy

Company: Alstom



We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of now and the future. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses, autonomous subways, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of 36 300 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.

Permanent position - Savigliano Site

Within the Generale Service organization and reporting to the Generale service Manager, the Tooling Engineer will be in charge of the following responsibilities


Purpose of the job

-Is in charge to define specific tooling, ensure its manufacturing and its implementation in production.
-Act in respect of standards, AT rules and business targets (EHS, Ergonomics, QCD).
-Perform tooling costing.


-In case of tender:
-Identify the need for tooling with the PIM and the Costing Manager.
-Evaluate the total cost of the tooling, broken down in the following categories
-Study (specification, design)
-Manufacturing and implementation
-During product / project industrialization:
-Analyze the tooling requested and propose the adequate solution.
-Write the functional specification and get approval from the Process & Manufacturing engineers, Manufacturing, Supply Chain, EHS and Industrial Quality representatives.
-Send documented purchase request, participate to RFQ analysis, and contribute to the business award with Sourcing.
-Perform the design of the tooling or make it sub-contracted.
-Validate the design through design reviews, involving above actors.
-Validate the manufactured tooling.
-Perform operating procedure when needed and train manufacturing team to use it.
-Follow-up implementation of the tooling and first use. Perform adjustment.
-Specify inspection operations, handling and maintenance instruction.
-Write periodic inspection sheets.
-Other activities:
-Participates to Alstom Tooling network.
-Contribute to enrich the AT database of standard tooling specifications
-Participate to continuous improvement actions (SWIP) in support to Production.

Educational Requirements

-Technical education.Mechanics. Automation.
-English read, written, spoken


Desired Knowledge / Experience

-Manufacturing Engineering, Manufacturing or Plant Maintenance background with 5 years’ experience preferably in the railway industry.
-Technical experience of Process & Manufacturing Engineering
-Good practice of CAD and PLM tools (CATIA, DELMIA…)
-Working knowledge in Quality, EHS standards and Ergonomics.
-Familiar with IS common tools.
-Process FMEA, QRQC.


Behavioural Competencies

-Conscientious. Commits and delivers.
-Team Player.  Spirit of “Team Trust Action”.
-Logical and organized
-Good communication.

We believe that a diverse and inclusive workforce is a lever to running a sustainable and successful business. We are dedicated to creating an inclusive environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.




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