Tooling Engineer

Tooling Engineer


£31,000 – £32,000 per annum

Permanent Days, 4 on 4 off

Are you an experienced Tooling engineer looking for a busy, varied and challenging role? Opportunity to join a long established, leading UK manufacturer, who are experiencing rapid growth and adding to their Tool Room team. Excellent holiday provision, and competitive employee benefits such as pension, medical cover and life assurance. Job security, continuous training provision and a very competitive salary of over 30k with no night shifts! If you have proven Tooling experience and enjoy a role with autonomy, this role could be for you!

The role of a Tooling Engineer;

  • Maintaining and repairing tools, dies and inserts
  • Ensuring repairs are carried out in accordance with prepared method sheets
  • Tool strip and rebuild
  • Interpret Engineering drawings
  • Fully machine parts as required from drawings supplied
  • Conduct repairs and modifications on Extrusion tooling
  • Ensure quality is achieved through attention to detail
  • Work with minimum supervision
  • Work within a team Environment
  • Using the given autonomy to endeavour to find new ways of doing things and learn from past experiences
  • To look to improve working practices, systems and processes in the tool room
  • Maintain good communication with your colleagues at all times
  • Adhere to company policies, systems of work and procedures at all times

Experience and requirements of a Tooling Engineer;


  • Time-served Tooling Engineer or Toolmaker
  • Bench work and conventional machining
  • Utilising manual lathes, millers and grinders
  • Setting EDM equipment
  • MIG and TIG Welding
  • Proven conventional machining on Lathe, grinders and Millers is essential
  • EDM wire and spark erosion is advantageous but training will be provided
  • HNC qualified or equivalent

The benefits of a Tooling Engineer;

  • Favourable permanent days role
  • Competitive salary of £31-32,000
  • Excellent holiday provision
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Comprehensive Medical insurance
  • Subsidised canteen facilities
  • Free parking and onsite facilities

If you are an experienced tool room machinist seeking a new challenge in a relaxed tool room where you will be able to work autonomously please APPLY TODAY!

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Application ends on October 13, 2022


  • Location Telford
  • Job category Engineering - Civil, Electrical, Mechanical & Maintenance, Manufacturing
  • Salary £31,000 - £32,000 per annum
  • Job type Full Time, Permanent
  • Consultant Details Kirsty Haddock
    01743 360 360
Job ID: 9975 Application ends on October 13, 2022

Manufacturing and Engineering