Tooling Design & Development Engineer  
 
 
  • Permanent
  • Shift: Days
  • Location: Hartlip, Kent   
  • Salary: £35K - £40K
 
 
An established manufacturer of niche products is looking to recruit an experienced Tooling Design & Development Engineer to join their team.
 
 
As Tooling Design & Development Engineer you will be responsible for the design, development & commissioning of new and existing tooling.
 
 
Responsibilities as Tooling, Design & Development Engineer
  • Design of new tooling and reverse engineering of existing tools / products using CAD
  • Liaise with external suppliers to arrange 3D scanning and CAD surfacing of new tools
  • Manufacture of tools & jigs in-house (wherever possible)
  • Liaise with external tool makers and component suppliers to resolve issues
  • Commission new tooling and moulds on factory machines
  • Provide training on mounting / fitting and use of tools and moulds
 
 
Experience / Qualifications required
  • Experience of CAD (2D/3D)
  • Knowledge & experience of Injection Mould / Plastic Tool Design
  • Working knowledge of New Product Development / Introduction (NPD/NPI)
 
 
All applicants must have the right to live and work in the UK.
 
 
Job reference: 1899
 
 
How to Apply:
 
 
Contact Stuart Williams at Micron Recruitment on 01527 759120 / 07928 458540, or simply click to apply.
 
 
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. 
 
 
Micron Recruitment is working as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.