Toyota Careers – Design Studio Fabricator

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Job Description:

Calty Design Research, Inc. is part of Toyota’s global design network and contributes innovative design concepts for a diverse vehicle lineup. Calty’s primary goal is to research market trends and create innovative vehicle designs that reflect US tastes as well as other global markets. We participate in a variety of project activities, including experimental concepts, advanced, competition and production design for the Toyota and Lexus brands. These design solutions are often shared and developed in collaboration with other Toyota design, planning, engineering and manufacturing groups in Japan and the US. Our goal at Calty is to bring passion and creativity to every aspect of our design work. We invite you to explore career opportunities at Calty and a chance to be a part of our exciting journey.
We are currently seeking a skilled Fabricator for our Advanced Design Studio located in Newport Beach, California. As part of the Model Development team, you will use advanced fabrication skills to create various 3D parts and tools for automotive concept designs.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Understand how to utilize various materials, such as, plaster, wood, fiberglass, silicones, clay, etc.;
  • Support overall model development work such as sand/mask models, armature set-up, foam cutting/gluing, operating shop machinery, etc.
  • Apply proper procedure and technique for a variety of model development tasks, including but not limited to: sanding, metal work, wood work, vacuum forming, masking, tooling creation, etc.;
  • Oversee setup, maintenance, and operation of a 3D Printer;

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations and operate basic shop machinery;
  • Exceptional attention to detail and craftsman-level quality of work;
  • Demonstrated ability to work as a productive team member and meet deadlines;
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds.
  • 5+ years of experience as a fabricator in a professional studio setting;
  • Shop, trade, or art classes a plus;

Job Details:

Company: Toyota

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Newport Beach, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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