Tooling Engineer

Posted 21 days ago by Pertemps
Location Redditch Job Type Permanent
Salary £34000 - £38000 per annum Sector Engineering
A world-leading automotive supplier is currently looking for an experienced Tooling Engineer on a permanent basis, to support the production plants in Redditch. The Tooling Engineer will be responsible for the maintenance and repairs to all tooling across the site. There will also be a requirement to make occasional modifications to tools as required

As a Tooling Engineer you will be / have;
  • Ensuring the Tooling Department standards are sustained
  • Recognised Mechanical qualification
  • Extensive experience in the Automotive or High volume polymer moulding environment
  • Knowledge of problem solving techniques (8d, 5Why Etc)
  • Knowledge of various machines (IMM, Vacuum Forming, Punch Tools, Hot Runners)
  • All Equipment is kept tidy and in a serviceable state
  • Attend tooling breakdowns and repair in a timely manner
  • Ability to prioritise tasks.
  • Flexibility to meet the requirements of the shift pattern

In return & on offer;
  • Permanent position at an internationally well-established automotive company
  • Very diversified role with a lot of potential for personal development
  • Extensive training will be given from day one
  • State-of-the-art workplace and a great team within the department

The salary for the position is £34,617 rising to £38,164 per annum (incl. shift allowance) after completing probationary period, with 33 holidays per year (incl. 8 bank holidays).

Candidates must have proven tooling experience from an industrial manufacturing / production environment. Training will be given in any areas where full knowledge is not already present, so candidates who lack experience in certain areas but have core skills are welcome to apply providing they are prepared to undertake any training required.