Die Designer Resume Samples

A Die Designer is responsible for developing plans for a single stage or progressive stage dies for stamping, forging, forming, and extrusion presses, as per blueprints of products. A well-written Die Designer Resume mentions the following core roles and responsibilities – drafting drawings of dies necessary to form complete forging, and stamping; determining sequence and number of die stages, drafting scale drawings of each die set, comparing part drawings with wood patterns of the cast dies, determining the correctness of pattern dimensions and form; observing setup and tryout of a newly developed die set in the production machine, and planning of dying spare parts to meet the targets.

Summary of skills highlighted on resume includes the following – interest and experience in the field of manufacturing, maintenance, and development; precision and accuracy, skillful in using all types of die equipment and machinery; and multitasking skills. Employers pick resumes that show at least a diploma in Tool and die making.

Die Designer Resume example

Die Designer Resume

Headline : Maintaining specifications required quality system documentation, and also Working with team members to evaluate raw materials for processability, cost, safety, and environmental impact to the plant.

Skills : Solidworks, Unigraphics, Autocad, Rhino, Pro-Engineer, Showcase, Google Sketchup, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Made form changes due to development or material spring back.
    2. Supported and maintained machine activities and ensure that required processes are maintained.
    3. Utilized the company's business systems to attain the machine schedule and job specifications to determine material requirements, machine set up, and adjustments.
    4. Adjusted machine components in order to meet order specifications, etc.
    5. Performed Quality inspections as required; remove finished packaged items from the process and separated rejected items.
    6. Regulated machine flow and speed.
    7. On-going monitored of the production line, watching for problems, pile-ups, jams, the glue that is not sticking, etc.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  5-7 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Executive
                  Education
                  Education
                  Vocational In Computers


                  Die Designer Resume

                  Objective : Managing product cost and reduction efforts, Serving as a technical point of contact and also Working with outside agencies to understand industry requirements as well as co-ordinate testing of Sheldahl material for the same.

                  Skills : Microsoft Office, Mastercam, Visi.

                  Description :

                    1. Experienced as a Journeyman Die Designer working in process, layout and design for line, transfer, crossbar, and progressive dies using a number of CAD tools.
                    2. Highly skilled in the most difficult cam dies, fill slides, rotary fill slides, drop slides and aerial cams of all kinds.
                    3. Experienced with every type of challenging panel including fenders, body sides, hood, roofs, doors, as well as inner panels, b-pillars, floor pans and more.
                    4. Honored to have been selected to serve on the General Motors Die Standard Committee and was an integral part of writing the current GM die design standards.
                    5. Immediately secured a position with a die engineering and build shop.
                    6. Worked there I was involved in many aspects of the business including designing dies, estimating, quoting, interfacing with salesmen and their customers, overseeing die builds and supervising draftsmen and junior designers.
                    7. Facilitated machinists and diemakers by making models available or altering them for review or machining.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  2-5 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Executive
                  Education
                  Education
                  GED


                  Die Designer Resume

                  Headline : A hardworking and dedicated individual that understands what must be done to be productive and efficient. I am seeking a position with which my knowledge of manufacturing and design will help your company grow.

                  Skills : MS office, Multitasking, Designing Skills.

                  Description :

                    1. Designed process to create customized metal panels.
                    2. Designed 3D solid models for each project.
                    3. Integrated press information and data.
                    4. Ensured compliance with standards and specifications.
                    5. Communicated with clients to confirm model accuracy.
                    6. Modified and updated models to meet client needs.
                    7. Utilized NC Cutting Program in Unigraphics to generate foam model for production.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  5-7 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Executive
                  Education
                  Education
                  Associates In General Studies

                  Die Designer Resume

                  Headline : Maintaining specifications & required quality system documentation, and also Working with team members to evaluate raw materials for processability, cost, safety, and environmental impact to the plant.

                  Skills : MS Office, Designer, Planning Skills.

                  Description :

                    1. Currently ran Solidworks design software Developed 2D/3D strip layouts for tool processes.
                    2. Collaborated on dies with diemakers to develop parts to fit fixtures.
                    3. Verified Math Data to customer part prints.
                    4. Developed blank sizes for trimming.
                    5. Determined sequence and a number of die stages in which single and progressive cutting and forming would be accomplished with help of the design team.
                    6. Generated electronic and paper details prints/assembly drawings.
                    7. Applied Graco Engineering standards were applicable to all delineations to ensure conformity to tool fabrication.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  5-7 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Executive
                  Education
                  Education
                  Vocational In Computers

                  Die Designer Resume

                  Objective : Managing competing priorities and simultaneous deliverables across multiple project teams, tracking and sharing progress, leading review cycles, driving toward approvals, documenting results, and understand communication and engagement success metrics.

                  Skills : Unigraphics, Catia, Multitasking.

                  Description :

                    1. Managed progressive, line, and transfer dies from concept to complete the design.
                    2. Designed progressive dies for automotive vehicle components, assemblies, and systems from specifications, sketches, models, prototypes,s or verbal instructions.
                    3. Responsible for overseeing a team of designers and detailers for specific projects and customers.
                    4. Designed interior parts for GM including roof bows, shock towers, seat belt brackets, hood reinforcements, core support, etc.
                    5. Checked dies for interferences, heat infractions, best practices, etc Analyzed specifications, sketches, engineering drawings, ideas, and related design data to determine critical factors affecting tooling design Designed line dies; many were for GM Parma Plant in Ohio, and designed from front to back of the car, to B pillars to all reinforcement bracket tree Developed solid models of the tool, and solid models of all details Collaborated with the manufacturing, engineering, and quality departments to resolve design challenges.
                    6. Experienced in General Motors Engineering Design Standards.
                    7. Developed comprehensive bills of material (BOM) for a variety of projects Managed cost and timing of tool build Analyzed and solved complex casting design challenges.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  2-5 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Executive
                  Education
                  Education
                  GED

                  Die Designer Resume

                  Objective : Spent the last year designing progressive die's for the automotive industry, using visi design software, Responsible for ordering the components for the dies, worked for several years in the granite industry, beginning with manufacturing, and then installation, and also worked in purchasing and inventory.

                  Skills : Die Design, Autoform, Unigraphics, Catia, LS Dyna.

                  Description :

                    1. Trained, communicated, and assisted team assigned on the processes such as stacking, feeding, etc.
                    2. Performed clean up of the machine and minor machine maintenance.
                    3. Kept area organized, clean and free from any hazardous conditions.
                    4. Planned and designed all necessary tool components assigned by using resources available to ensure optimum design at minimum fabrication expense.
                    5. Actively maintained and improves knowledge of tool design, machines, engineering standards, procedures, new technology (materials, hydraulic and/or pneumatic clamping, etc.) through personal training and education.
                    6. Met all delivery, quality, and cost objectives associated with tool design responsibilities through optimum utilization of available machines, labor, information, and technology.
                    7. Provided technical support to requests, suggestions, and inquiries from Tool Services, Engineering, and Quality personnel.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            2-5 Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Junior
                            Education
                            Education
                            Associate In Mechanical Design

                            Die Designer Resume

                            Objective : Providing all tool components necessary to complete the fabrication of assigned tool orders, and also Involving the requestor throughout the entire design and build process to avoid quality issues and ensure 100% requestor satisfaction.

                            Skills : Designing Skills, MS Office, Multitasking.

                            Description :

                              1. Hired as a Die Design Engineer to develop progressive and single-stage dies for the automotive industry.
                              2. Created dies for window bezels, decorative bodyside panels, and miscellaneous stamped components.
                              3. Developed engineering drawings for single stage family stamping dies for the GMC Yukon side body trim and Honda Accord side window bezels.
                              4. Developed progressive die engineering drawings of miscellaneous bracket stampings for the auto industry.
                              5. Converted 3D geometry for CNC programming.
                              6. Represented engineering on lean manufacturing teams.
                              7. Performed die debug as required to obtain the qualified parts.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            2-5 Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Junior
                            Education
                            Education
                            Associate In Mechanical Design

                            Die Designer Resume

                            Objective : Die Designer with 2+ years of experience in Supporting vendors and tool crib with updates and correct geometry and prints, Updating prints by red lines or direction from technicians and shop personnel.

                            Skills : Microsoft Office, AutoCAD 2013.

                            Description :

                              1. Obtained experience and training on the Unigraphics computer system; focusing on trim and cam dies.
                              2. Completed ISO9001 certification.
                              3. Developed die designing and making the entire work center organized, productive and efficient.
                              4. Continually evaluated production methods used as a basis for improving designing methods.
                              5. Informed superiors about changes to equipment or operation methods necessary to achieve efficient performance and cost-effectiveness.
                              6. Maintained good housekeeping practices and encourage orderly work procedures in the design area.
                              7. Coordinated all design operations to ensure efficient and timely workflow, productive work hours, and control of overtime expenses.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            2-5 Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Executive
                            Education
                            Education
                            MS

                            Die Designer Resume

                            Objective : Highly motivated, detail-oriented Die Designer professional with over 20 years of experience and expertise in manufacturing, machinery, equipment operation, and design. Prior military experience has taught me the fundamentals of self-management, teamwork, and the value of protective services training. I am a quick learner and a capable team leader, though I am also able to take instruction when required.

                            Skills : Managing Skills, Multitasking, Detail-Oriented.

                            Description :

                              1. Worked with Scheduling, Manufacturing, Quality, Purchasing, and Process Engineering to improve delivery, lead times, quality, and reduction of scrap and rework cost and customer returns and allowances.
                              2. Drafted scale drawings of each die set for vendors to manufacture.
                              3. Reviewed job setups for accuracy prior to fabrication.
                              4. Handled small components, reach with hands and arms, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, talk and hear.
                              5. Coordinated roll to roll validation runs through production or production representative processes.
                              6. Fabricated small-volume quick-turn flex circuit orders. Typical operations include but are not limited to Sheet and package, sheet cleaning, resist lamination, exposing, develop/etch/strip, tack overlay or stiffeners, die-cutting, folding, Laser excise, knife cutting, screen printing, etc.
                              7. Evaluated and reported results of a validation run.
                                          Years of Experience
                                          Experience
                                          0-2 Years
                                          Experience Level
                                          Level
                                          Entry Level
                                          Education
                                          Education
                                          Bachelor's

                                          Die Designer Resume

                                          Objective : Researching, understanding, and implementing new technologies for possible cost savings and process improvements, and also working independently, proactively, and meet customer's deadlines, Utilizing strong communication, leadership, presentation, and interpersonal skills.

                                          Skills : MS Office, Designing Skills, Customer Service.

                                          Description :

                                            1. Performed tests per customer specifications and requirements.
                                            2. Collected data, analyzing results, and implementing procedures.
                                            3. Recorded test procedures and results, numerical and graphical data, and making recommendations for changes in product or test methods.
                                            4. Performed complex engineering tests, checkouts, and development engineering tasks.
                                            5. Product built and coordination.
                                            6. Assisted with the development and delivery of customer presentations and interface with customers.
                                            7. Managed outside the process and/or component vendors.
                                                      Years of Experience
                                                      Experience
                                                      2-5 Years
                                                      Experience Level
                                                      Level
                                                      Executive
                                                      Education
                                                      Education
                                                      High School Diploma