Tool and Gage Designer

Sidney, NY
Sidney, NY
Depends on Experience 

Have you dreamed of teaming with other technical professionals to solve problems and support the production of quality product?  Would you like to work out of a state-of-the-art facility with a financially strong, global corporation eager to support your team’s goals?

Amphenol is a worldwide electronics leader and one of the world’s largest manufacturers of interconnect products.  Amphenol is listed on the NYSE and a component of the S&P 500 and is a top performing company with an unparalleled history of growth with over 200 locations throughout the world.

Amphenol Aerospace (AAO), a division of Amphenol, has been a leader in designing and manufacturing electrical components for the aviation and commercial industry for over 90 years.  Amphenol Aerospace is dedicated to providing new, creative solutions to those advanced and challenging market segments that demand an extraordinary level of supplier support and reaction.

AAO is currently seeking an innovative individual that demonstrates significant ingenuity in problem solving for the position of Tool and Gage Designer. This individual will design and layout new tooling, fixtures, and gages for new part numbers and product development using Pro/ENGINEER software.  This position will also require designing process enhancements working with Process Engineering and the Continuous Improvement team.  Performing calculations to determine exact dimensions, correlating specifications and engineering data, and working with Engineering and Manufacturing is a requirement.


  • Associates in Mechanical Engineer or related field/experience.
  • Experience in a machine shop, tool-design/application position, or related area preferred.
  • Experience with project management preferred.
  • Working knowledge of Pro/E.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Excel and data analysis, and Project.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment, handling multiple T/G requests and projects concurrently.

Amphenol offers a competitive salary and benefits. The candidate must be able to legally work in the United States; we are unable to provide sponsorship. Position requires candidate to be a U.S. person as defined in ITAR, 22 CFR 120.15 (U.S. Citizenship or Resident Alien Status) and defined by 8 U.S.C. 1101(a) (20).

Amphenol is a proud Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, protected veteran status or disability status.

For consideration for this position, please apply online to: 

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