Industrial Engineer - Tooling

Place: Joliet


Job Description

Innovative manufacturer of zero-emission vehicles
Leader in transportation electrification in North America
It’s us!
Every day, in our own way, we help improve our environment and our society.

Come build the future with us!

Why you should join our team

  • You’ll work in an exciting and constantly evolving work environment (you won’t get bored with us)!
  • We totally understand. Your family and your health come first!
  • Your hours are flexible, and we trust you!
  • We are really opened to having employees working remotely – we know it works!
  • We offer (rock-solid) insurance coverage, and a great employee assistance program!
  • At Lion, your career potential is limitless!

Reporting to the Director of Manufacturing Engineering, the Design Engineer prepares drawings, plans and other technical documents to carry out manufacturing projects or tooling modifications for vehicles on the assembly line.

As part of your daily work, you would have to:

  • Design adapted tools for a vehicle assembly line on 3D CAD software.
  • Produce, review and annotate detailed 2D manufacturing drawings and shop drawings.
  • Perform various basic design tasks (take measurements, establish constraints, calculate basic material strength, etc.).
  • Brainstorm new concepts with the team.
  • Draft technical documents, specifications, preventive maintenance booklet.
  • Work with Industrial Engineering and Production to make tools and templates for efficient assembly methods.
  • Perform tests and mechanical adjustments to install new tooling.
  • Analyze risks both at the operational level and to introduce new products.
  • All other related tasks.

If you read our description this far, it means you’re interested! Read on…



What you need to succeed in this position:


  • Excellent understanding of different manufacturing processes
  • Excellent understanding of geometric and dimensional tolerancing
  • Knowledge in applying recognized principles of process safety
  • Catia or SolidWorks expert ise
  • Microsoft Office Suite expertise
  • Must be bilingual (French and English)


  • Analytical and can synthesize information
  • Effective communicator
  • Adapts quickly to changing deadlines
  • Team player

Skilles and Attitudes

  • Thorough and meticulous / detail-oriented
  • Open minded
  • Autonomous

Studies and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering or equivalent
  • 5 to 10 years of tool designing experience
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment an asset 

We can’t wait to talk with you!

Job Benefits

  • Flexible work schedule
  • Group insurance coverage
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Recognition of years of service
  • Access to professional development
  • Competitive salaries
  • Exceptional work environment
  • Possibility to work remotely

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