Tooling Engineer

ATA Recruitment
£25.00 - £30.00/hour
14 Apr 2018
21 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Tooling Engineer

West Midlands

£25 - £30 p/h (Ltd)

6 Month Contract

My client 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, my client are looking to add some experienced contract resource into their team to enable them to continue meeting their customer needs and expectations. You will be involved in a large project to create a series of tooling, which will be manufactured to produce injection moulded components.

This process will involve;

* 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.
* Reviewing the layouts.
* Delivering the tooling on time.

Skills required:

Automotive background

Highly experienced tooling engineer from Injection Moulding

Knowledge of how to manufacturing components with injection moulding techniques

Able to interrogate the feasibility of tooling design

Analytical problem solver

Understands material selection

The company will offer the successful candidate:

£25 - £30 p/h DOE

Realistic scope for contract extension

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