Toolmaker

Job Reference: WM – 2002

Location: Oxfordshire

Salary: £35,000 - £40,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Toolmaker

Responsibilities:

  • Manufacture new injection mould tools from technical drawings and 3D cad data to a high level of workmanship in an efficient and cost effective manner.
  • Repair, modify and maintain existing production tooling.
  • Operate all toolroom plant and machinery safely ensuring necessary protective clothing and

equipment is used at all times.

  • Maintain a high standard of cleanliness in the toolroom.
  • Suggest any possible improvements to tooling or processes, for assessment by Technical

Projects Manager or Toolroom Supervisor.

  • Log completed tool maintenance and repair work using the systems and databases provided.
  • Ensure correct marking and labelling of tools.
  • Be proactive in suggesting improvements in productivity and efficiency
  • Good housekeeping (5S) – ensure that the factory and surrounding areas are kept tidy and within health and safety guidelines

About You:

  • Qualified plastic injection mould tool toolmaker.
  • Apprentice trained toolmaker
  • CNC experience
  • Cad/Cam experience
  • Fully hardened steel production tools
  • Experience with Hot runner systems / Valve gates and manifolds

Job Application:

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply to send a copy of your full CV – or call us now.

Whilst this position may not be of interest to you or suit your skills and experience, please don’t hesitate to get in contact with a member of the team at Willcox Matthews to understand how we can support you.

We receive a large number of applications for all of our positions – Therefore, If you have not received a response within 10 working days, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK