Tooling Engineer

Salary: £28-39K
Location: South Wales
Tooling Engineer
Leading International Manufacturer. South Wales based
The role requires extensive Press Tooling experience
You must have very strong Customer Presentation skills and have extensive theoretical knowledge of Press Tooling. You will need an extensive background in Mouldings and CNC as well as a sound understanding of RPS

·To provide technical support and expertise of both mould and die tooling.

·To ensure all new tooling is brought into production on time and within budget.

·Liaise with the Toolroom to ensure the tooling is maintained to the correct level.

·To support the introduction of all new programs by liaising with the external and internal toolmaking companies.

·Manage all tooling modifications for internal and customer requests.

·Accurately record and manage all tooling spend and PSW signoff dates.

·Support all RFFs and advise of tooling options.

·Propose tooling improvements to increase tooling life and reduce scrap.

·To maintain all tooling documentation, and support PE with all process documentation.

Liaise with the tooling functions to ensure tooling is transferred to the correct standard to support program introduction
The Tooling Engineer will liaise with Tooling Suppliers worldwide and overseas travel will be essential to this role. You must be able to explain CAD models through to product development and manufacture.
Your experience will have been gained in Metal Pressings in a leading manufacturer German language skills would be useful for this Tooling Engineer role £28-36,000 Dep on exp

Travel to work from

Cwmbran, Ebbw Vale, Merthyr, Pontypool, Hereford, Cwmbran, Newport
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Contact: Jason Hughes

Tel: 02920 660 214
Fax: 02920 660 187
Sophia House, 28 Cathedral Road, Cardiff, CF11 9LJ