Tooling Engineer

ATA Recruitment
£25.00 - £28.00/hour
14 Apr 2018
21 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Tooling Engineer – Mechanical / Production Environment

Based in West Midlands – 6 Month Contract Minimum

£20 - £28 per hour (Ltd Company Contractor)

This large established company provides bespoke design and manufacturing solutions to the automotive and aerospace sectors.

With 10 years of constant growth behind them, and an impressive pipeline of future business secured, they are looking to add some experienced contract resource into their team to enable them to continue meeting their customer needs and expectations.

The successful Tooling engineer will be involved in an exciting project to create a series of tooling, which will be manufactured to produce injection moulded components. Working on high tech projects across different industries, this is an opportunity to get involved in some exciting designs in a challenging yet rewarding environment.

If you believe you’re right for this role then please call Graham Mason on 01162167011.

The role of a Tooling Engineer will include the following:

* Looking at the plastic component and understanding how it needs to be made e.g. what shape does the mould need to be, what processes it need to go through.
* Putting together a specification for the required tooling which will go out to tender.
* Sourcing suppliers – if possible finding new tool makers in Asia, Eastern Europe.
* Approve the tooling designs from the tool makers – this to include travelling abroad to location
* Reviewing the layouts.
* Delivering the tooling on time.

The candidate must possess the following skills & experience to be considered for this role:

* Automotive background
* Highly experienced tooling engineer from Injection Moulding
* Knowledge of how to manufacture components with injection moulding techniques
* Able to interrogate the feasibility of tooling design
* Analytical problem solver
* Understands material selection

The benefits of this position:

* Large established business
* Long Contracts
* Impressive clients base
* £25 - £28 p/h DOE

To be considered for this role please either hit the 'Apply' button on this site or email your CV directly to I can also be contacted directly on (Apply online only). I look forward to hearing from you!

ATA Recruitment specialise in the recruitment of Engineers across the UK, so if this particular role is not for you, please do have a look on our website for further potential opportunities which may suit your skills and experience better - If you have the skill, we have the recruitment knowledge and together we can find you your perfect job! -

You must be eligible to live and work within the UK. Sponsorship is not provided

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