Tooling Manager

Recruiter
Start People Ltd
Location
Stockton-on-Tees, County Durham
Salary
£35000 - £40000/annum + Benefits Package
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Closes
17 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My Client is one of the most recognised manufactures in the North East. A market-leader globally within their field, they are looking for a Tooling Manager to join their growing team.The Role
* To manage and develop all levels of production tooling to support zero defect manufacturing
* Improvement and development of personnel and procedures to increase overall efficiency
* Promotion of 5S ensuring improvements are maintained
* Ensuring all resources and equipment are kept up to a world class standard
* Lead tool GA reviews and approval
The Person
Essentials
* Excellent communication, leadership and management skills
* Experience of automotive or high volume manufacturing
* Strong understanding of tooling design, production and manufacture
* Demonstrable experience as a qualified tooling engineer
* Experience in project management
* Educated to a BTEC,ONC,HNC or Degree level in Mechanical Engineering or relevant similar field
* Ability to work effectively in a high pressured environment, demonstrating effective problem solving skillsDesirables
* Experience of problem solving techniques such as 8D and PPS
* Knowledge of standard documentation such as PPAP and FMEA
The Package
£35k - £40k per annum + attractive benefits package
Day shift (flexible approach)