Tool Making / Tooling

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Competitive salary

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To be discussed at interview

Job Overview: We have been retained by our client: a successful injection moulding company, to look for a Toolmaker to support their continued growth.


  • As a Toolmaker you will be responsible for the production, maintenance, service and repair of injection mould tools on site
  • As a Toolmaker you will ideally have good knowledge of CNC, milling, lathes and grinding. Experience of Tool design is an advantage
  • This is an exciting position for a Toolmaker who is keen to join a stable, forward thinking company where they can learn and develop their skills further


  • Ensure that all tools are maintained to a good serviceable standard
  • Identify & deliver improvements
  • Assist with the commissioning of new tooling for new product introduction Report on tool performance to Factory Manager
  • Develop and work to KPI’s
  • Maintain Tool Performance Maintenance & Repair records

Personal Profile & Experience:

  • Demonstrate continuous improvement initiatives
  • Minimum 5 years tool maintenance/making. Ideally, die-casting or injection moulding
  • Engineering Qualification/Time Served
  • Demonstrating ability to troubleshoot and solve problems with complex, multi-cavity injection moulds, with or without hot runner systems
  • Process fault finding and rectification techniques
  • Ability to read and understand detailed part drawings
  • Flexible approach to working hours