Tooling Engineer

Glen Callum Associates Ltd
Thatcham, UK
14 Sep 2019
21 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Tooling Engineer

A Tooling Engineer is required for an established and successful Tier 1 manufacturer to support the UK's manufacturing processes and New Product Introductions . To achieve world class levels of operational efficiency, product quality and lowest piece part manufacturing cost.

Ideal location - Reading, Newbury, Thatcham, Highclere, Burghclere, Didcot, Hungerford, Basingstoke

Excellent Basic Salary + Bonus + Benefits

Our client is an established leading Manufacturer of Engineered products. As part of a global group they have a brand leading portfolio and a reputation built on excellent product development and service levels. To assist with their continued growth they now require a Tooling Engineer to enhance the manufacturing team.

The Role:
  • The purpose of the role is the design, improvement and control of tools, jigs & fixtures to support the manufacturing processes and New Product Introductions .
  • Achieve world class levels of operational efficiency, product quality and lowest piece part manufacturing cost.
  • Daily involvement with manufacturing to support customer requirements regarding delivery, quality and efficiency.
  • Pro-active involvement in New Product Introduction, advising on and designing / implementing tooling to support lean manufacturing systems including error proof detection and measurement methods.
  • Project management / participation in internal process improvements including Kaizen and cost reduction .
  • Preparation of tool, jig and fixture designs to satisfactorily meet product, machinery and tooling requirement specifications for internal / external manufacture and build.

The Candidate:
  • HNC Qualified in Mechanical / Production based subject.
  • Experience working within a heavy manufacturing
  • Pro Engineer, Creo design software literate.
  • Problem solving skills - 6 sigma, 8D, 3 x 5Why, Ishakowa, Fish bone diagram, Design of Experiments .
  • Tooling Design
  • Driving Licence (Preferably clean)

Apply in Confidence

To apply for the position of Tooling Engineer, please forward your CV to Karen Smith, Senior Recruiter at Glen Callum Associates Ltd or call Karen directly for a further chat on the job.

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Glen Callum Associatesare a leading automotive and industrial recruitment agency for Engineering. We have an impressive client base of market leading manufacturers and distributors. Our consultants have valuable experience within the automotive and industrial and engineering industry.

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