Tool designer

Offer published on 21 02 2024
Location :
Magog, Canada
Sector :
RDI Tire
Contract type :

Open positions

Tool designer

Michelin, the Worldwide leader in Tires, is hiring!


Make a difference as a tool designer.

We recruit you for your personality, your skills and your experience for a career in the company.

Motivated by our purpose - We care about Giving People a Better Way Forward - Michelin offers our employees a comprehensive Total Rewards package with competitive well-being, health care, life insurance and retirement benefits and perks such as:

  • Hybrid work for eligible positions (at least 2 days per week at the Michelin R&D center in Magog)
  • Collaborate with colleagues all over the world
  • Support for professional development
  • A stimulating role in a highly innovative company
  • An employee assistance program
  • Discounts on products
  • Varied activities and opportunities to get involved
  • Modern offices

If Respect for people, Teamwork and Trust are some values you live by you should consider joining us, the Worldwide leader in Tires!

Your role:

As part of the Product Validation Manager team and working in close collaboration with the Validation Center team and Product Development teams, the successful candidate's main responsibilities will be to designing and optimizing the equipment and tooling required to perform the various tests.

Our validation center employs innovative and progressive methods and can count on a team of dedicated individuals. More than 800 physical tests and validations are carried out each year, ensuring that our customers receive reliable, at the cutting edge of technology.

We need you for:

  • Design tooling for new products and test equipment;
  • Propose different concepts to our customers and take charge of initial and ongoing design review sessions;
  • Select, model and assemble the various components of our equipment and tooling;
  • Produce detail drawings, including manufacturing tolerances, as well as complete assembly and installation drawings;
  • Prepare the complete schedule for the projects entrusted to him/her, and control the budget allocated to him/her, as well as monitoring manufacturing and compliance with our suppliers' requirements;
  • Write technical manuals for our equipment and tools, and ensure the start-up and troubleshooting of assemblies during initial tests.

What do you need to possess for being successful?

  • You have a college diploma in mechanical engineering;
  • You have a minimum of 3 years' experience in equipment and/or tool design;
  • You have knowledge of hydraulics, pneumatics, machining techniques and instrumentation and controls;
  • You are familiar with SolidWorks 3D design software and Office 2010;
  • You are at ease in a bilingual environment (French and English), so that you can communicate both orally and in writing with your colleagues and our international partners;
  • You have a sense of planning, rigour, autonomy, initiative and creativity;
  • You have a sense of ownership of the projects assigned to you;
  • You can maintain good interpersonal relations, with tact, courtesy and discretion.

Our Candidate and New Hire Experience Promise:

At each step in your career, you will be guided along your career path to help you build a personalized career plan for the long term… and it starts Now!”

Discover your future – Demonstrate your interest – Meet your future colleagues – Start your Journey!

Moving Forward Together: Apply Today!

The Magog Team - #michelinmagog:

Meet the Michelin Magog team. We are the world headquarter of the Michelin Off-Road business line and the global research and development center for systems and tracks. You'll get a glimpse of the innovative and fun work environment enjoyed by our 300 employees in Magog. Our team works to enable thousands of people to move forward better every day. We are motivated to redefine the future of mobility. Come and join us!

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