Tooling Engineer

Chester Le Street
From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Company

Our client is at the forefront of their niche manufacturing sector. Continued growth has led to their current requirement for a Tooling Engineer. On offer is an attractive salary along with the chance to work for a marker leader.

The Role

·The Tool Engineer is a member of the Process Engineering team.

·The team’s role is to ensure that all the current, new and development mould tools are suitable.

·This will be achieved by condition monitoring of current mould tools, liaising with project managers, design teams and toolmakers with regards to the mould tools along with leading to approval of new mould tools.

·Ensure tool design is in compliance to manufacturing standards.

·Confirm tool design from toolmaker is feasible for manufacture.

·Reply to new tool CAD sign off with customer’s project teams.

·Actions plans through all program launches to control design to specification.

·Ensure tool is fit for purpose according to CAD model from toolmaker.

·Liaise with toolmaker for modifications to existing tools.

The Person

·Previous experience within a Tooling role is essential.

·You will ideally be time served or degree qualified.

·Previous manufacturing experience preferred with moulding experience and knowledge preferable.

·Experience of CAD required.

·Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office packages

·A driven individual with a desire to achieve results and attention to detail.

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