Toolroom Team Lead

Job Reference: WM – 2384

Location: Yorkshire

Salary: £Excellent

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Toolroom Team Lead


  • Provide training to the toolroom and prototyping staff.
  • Ensure prototyping, tool development, maintenance and servicing tasks are carried out efficiently, cost effectively and to the required quality standard.
  • Champion the use of 3D methods, including CMM measurement, Cimatron CAD/CAM and other software as required.
  • Ensure Toolroom and Prototyping staff work in a safe and effective manner.
  • Upkeep and maintain reporting records as required.
  • Provide cover for the Toolroom Supervisor as and when required.

About You:

  • Extensive plastic injection mould tool manufacturing experience
  • Experience of plastic injection mould tool repair and servicing
  • Financially astute with the ability to minimise costs.
  • Experienced in prototype manufacture.
  • Robust approach to problem solving and manufacturing process optimisation
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001 and TS16949 Product Realisation Process
  • An effective time served toolmaker, coach and facilitator with a personable but confident interpersonal style.
  • The ability to train apprentices, coaching them to achieve a fully skilled status.
  • IT literate

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.

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Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK