Tooling Engineer

Travail Employment Group Loughborough
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Tooling Engineer / Toolmaker / Mould Tooling Engineer

Role: Tooling Engineer
Type: Full Time, Permanent
Salary: £25,000.00 - £35,000.00
Location: Loughborough, Leicestershire
Hours: Basic 37 hours week. Monday - Thursday 8:00 to 4:00pm an Friday 8:00am to 3:30pm - 30 minute lunch break. 25 days holiday per annum + Public Holidays.

Tooling Engineer / Toolmaker / Mould Tooling Engineer

Our client, a well-respected goods manufacturer, is currently seeking an experience Tooling Engineer. The successful candidate will be an established Injection Mould Tooling professional. You will collaborate closely with the design and marketing team to ensure the delivery of high class and novel products.

Key Responsibilities
·Leading the Tooling Engineering content for central and value stream Engineering Tooling Projects, acting as a point of contact for all relevant project content.
·You will interface with the innovation and design team, assisting with development design reviews to ensure robust designs for manufacturing.
·Sourcing/specifying new equipment (moulds, ancillaries etc.) and conducting robust supplier selection for all new Tooling projects.
·CAPEX development and tracking for responsible Tooling projects.
·Conducting Tooling Project verifications and validations on the current supplier base, overseeing all tool trials to ensure they are conducted in-line with processes and procedures.
·Reporting to the Tooling Manager.

Key Skills and Experience
·Strong Injection Mould Tooling background.
·Ideally experience of working within a high volume manufacturing setting (FMCG).
·Strong CAD skills - Rhino 3D and/or SolidWorks preferred.
·Hands-on experience with Injection Mould tool trials, analysis of samples and capability study analysis.
·Project management experience, ideally with relevant qualification.

The company will offer a challenging and progressive work environment, competitive basic salary and opportunity to develop your career long-term.

Travail Employment Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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