Job Overview:Our client, an industry leading injection moulding manufacturer, are looking for an experienced Toolmaker to join their team.


  • To maintain and repair all tooling to its optimum condition and support production and all other departments across the factory.


  • To utilise good working practices and work safely and efficiently within the department and adhere to company guidelines.
  • To ensure that all tooling is maintained and repaired to a high standard and is released to production in first class condition.
  • To identify areas of improvement and implement where necessary within the P.P.M system.
  • To ensure all activities are carried out cost effectively.
  • To undertake any activity deemed to be within the Toolmakers ability.
  • Involvement with training and mentoring New Starters and Apprentices.

Skills & Experience:

  • A good understanding of all H & S systems and practices i.e. COSHH, Abrasive Wheel, Manual Handling, etc.
  • An understanding of plastic injection mould process, tooling and valve gate hot runner systems.
  • A knowledge of all Toolroom machinery and its capabilities both conventional and CNC.
  • Able to spark erode.
  • Computer Literate.
  • To have a good understanding of the Toolrooms role within the company.
  • Ability to think out of the box and to propose new ideas where applicable.
  • Ability to work individually or within a team.

Key Words: Tooling Technician, Tool maker, Toolmaker, Mould Tooling, Tooling Maintenance, Tooling Engineer, injection moulding, CNC


Due to the sheer volume of applications we receive, we will only contact successful applications. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within 10 working days please deem your application as unsuccessful.

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK

Sierra 57 Consult

Technical Engineering & Manufacturing Recruitment Specialist Plastics & Packaging

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