Injection Moulding Toolmaker

Job Reference: WM-1695

Location: Leicester

Salary: £30,000-£35,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Relevant Job Titles:

Toolmaker, Tooling Technician, Tooling Engineer, Mould Maker

Key Responsibilities for this Mould Toolmaker role:

  • Responsible for the manufacture of high precision mould tools
  • Repair and maintenance of insert moulding tools and bolsters
  • Programming, setting and operation of our state-of-the-art CNC sparking, wire and machining centres
  • Maintain high levels of housekeeping

 Experience needed to be a successful Mould Toolmaker candidate:

  • Experienced in High precision Milling, Drilling, surface grinding, sparking (Sodick) and wiring (Sodick)
  • Understanding and experience of fitting and assembly of complex mould tools including their repair
  • Significant experience in the high precision mould tool manufacture
  • Ability to work to tight time scales without compromising quality and safety
  • CNC programming experience would be advantageous especially in Edgecam, Visi or Mazitrol
  • Experience of tool design, continuous improvement, and 5S would be advantageous
  • Must be self-motivated, adaptable and organised and be able to use your own initiative.
  • A positive can-do attitude is encouraged and embraced