Toolmaker

Job Reference: WM – 2086

Location: Horsham

Salary: £30,000 - £35,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Toolmaker

Responsibilities:

  • Machining to a high standard on a range of toolroom machines
  • The manufacture of full mould tooling and modular systems in steels and alloys to a high standard
  • The assembly and fitting of tooling elements
  • Modifications and refurbishment of existing mould tooling
  • Servicing and repairs of mould tooling
  • Manufacture of jigs & fixtures to support the mould shop
  • Inspection of own work to a high standard
  • Accountable for quality of work produced

About You:

  • Extensive knowledge and experience of working on injection mould tools essential
  • Ability to read and interpret technical drawings
  • Ability to utilise standard toolroom machinery such as surface grinder, cylindrical grinder, manual lathes and mills to a high standard
  • A knowledge of CAD CAM software such as VISI, AutoCAD and Solidworks would be advantageous
  • A knowledge of spark/wire erosion would of benefit but not essential
  • A knowledge of CMM inspection would be of benefit but not essential
  • Great communication skills are essential as you will working closely with other team member
  • Accurate and consistent quality checks on own work
  • A thoughtful and pragmatic approach to problem/breakdown situations

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