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Tooling Engineer I - Air MI

Beaverton, Oregon, United States

Overview

At Air Manufacturing Innovation (Air MI), we deliver on Nike’s most daring dream: giving every athlete the unparalleled sensation of walking on air. Since Nike introduced the Air sole in 1979, no technology has become more synonymous with Nike than Air. Our teams engineer, make and perfect Nike’s most advanced footwear components. Masters of teamwork, we challenge assumptions in order to get faster, drive efficiency and fine-tune technology to deliver quality performance plastic. At our state-of-the-art facilities located in Beaverton, Oregon and St. Charles, Missouri, Air MI is taking Air to places that we never thought possible. Learn more about Nike Air Manufacturing Innovation.

Success Profile

Think you fit the mold? These are the skills we’re looking for to join this world-class team:

  • Detail-Oriented

    10
  • Organized

    10
  • Team Player

    10
  • Industrious

    9
  • Multi-tasker

    9
  • Productive

    9
  • Efficient

    8
  • Flexible

    8
  • proactive
  • self-starter
  • versatile
  • confident
  • quick-thinking
  • socially conscious
I come to work every day because I know the Nike brand is not just about shoes, it’s a way of life.

Daryl Coleman Plastic Machine Operator

Nike is a great place to work. We encourage employees to feel self assured with their skills and to always reach their full potential.

Cristell Arriaga Plastic Machine Operator

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MEET NIKE AIR MI PLASTIC MACHINE OPERATORS

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MEET NIKE AIR MI PLASTIC MACHINE OPERATORS

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WELCOME TO ST. CHARLES AIR MI

Message from Cheryl Renne, General Manager

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MEET THE NIKE AIR MI MAINTENANCE TEAM

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Rewards

  • Cool Tech

  • Sustainability

  • Culture

  • Finance

  • Tuition

  • Fitness

  • Coaching

  • Time Off

Responsibilities

As our Tooling Engineer, you will support the daily work of our in-house Tooling Group. You will help lead the processing strategies for Steel rule die, 3D printing, polishing, and machined components. You will be responsible for projects focused on improving operation and efficiency of tooling fabrication processes; focusing on adding new capabilities to the tooling shop. You will coordinate implementation of software and control upgrades, and be a technical resource for tooling shop employees. You will have a thirst for continuously looking for cutting-edge technologies in shop tools, software, and techniques, and bring them in for testing and implementation. You’ll be integral to developing and executing long range plans for our Tooling Organization. In addition, you will assist in utilizing Lean Manufacturing methods to minimize waste and maximize efficiencies.




Qualifications
• Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Manufacturing, or industrial Engineering (or other manufacturing related degree), or associate’s degree in related field plus 4 years relevant experience, or 6 years relevant experience.
•Experience in precision machining, additive manufacturing, steel rule, assembly, and/or polishing
•Experience with SolidWorks and CAM software
• Possess a detailed and methodical approach to problem solving
•Experience in developing processes, work-holding solutions, and identifying tooling requirements for CNC machining
•Ability to work with associates of all levels including managers, engineers, machinists, and machine operators
•Proven project management, LEAN Manufacturing, and documentation skills

Preferred additional qualifications:
•Experience in optimizing CNC programming through standardization and/or writing macros
•Experience with NC verification software or troubleshooting and optimizing CNC postprocessors
•Experience with injection molds or match metal dies (designs, manufacturing, or operation)


NIKE, Inc. is a growth company that looks for team members to grow with it. Nike offers a generous total rewards package, casual work environment, a diverse and inclusive culture, and an electric atmosphere for professional development. No matter the location, or the role, every Nike employee shares one galvanizing mission: To bring inspiration and innovation to every athlete* in the world.

NIKE, Inc. is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability.


Job ID: 00424996

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