Tooling Engineer

Recruiter
Listgrove Limited
Location
Sunderland
Salary
£40000
Posted
04 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Tooling Engineer

Based in Tyne & Wear (Relocation Assistance)

Job ref: JH/40265

Salary: £40000

My client, a manufacturer of automotive components are looking to employ and experienced Tooling Engineer working with in a team of 8 engineers and tooling technicians. Responsible for ensuring new tooling is manufactured and conforms to meet final product requirements.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To liaise with all departments and toolmakers to ensure tool produces part design.

  • Be a logical thinker.

  • Have an understanding of automotive time restraints and work under tight time frames

  • Participate in improvement activities.

  • Be able to work in small team.

  • Attend meetings and produce reports

  • To visit abroad to oversee and assess new tooling is to specification.

  • Visit European and Asian toolmakers to check progress and assess timelines.

  • Communicate with grainers and local toolmakers when required.

  • Purchase spares for new tooling.

  • Have knowledge of CAD systems and have an understanding of tool design.

  • Flexibility on working arrangements.

  • Willing to travel internationally at short notice

  • Present tool problems and solutions to all staff.

  • To ensure the continual compliance with Health & Safety legislation.

  • Working within monthly spend budget.

  • To have an understanding of injection molding process and materials.

  • To investigate future toolmakers and special tooling processes.

Preferred Attributes:

  • Dynamic, flexible
  • Mechanical or Tooling background
  • Understanding of CAD (solid works)
  • Willingness Weekly travel to the midlands weekly

To apply please contact Jason Hutchison

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