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  • Location: Kingswinford
  • Salary: Market related per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 6 days ago

Role: Toolmaker

Location: Dudley

Salary: Excellent – Hourly paid

Shift Pay: 8 Hours shift pay per week

Benefits: Pension, Life Assurance x 2 Salary, 25 days holiday, Cashplan Healthcare

Hours: 1.30pm – 11.15pm (earlier finish on Friday)


  • Hours of work when training are as follows:
  • 6.45am – 4.45pm Mon to Thur
  • 7.00am – 2.30pm on Fri

Experience required:

  • Experience with multi stage progression tools with a high level of problem solving / trouble shooting ability
  • Experienced in all formats of machining (Milling, Turning, Drilling, Surface Grinding)

Job Purpose

  • To be responsible for maintaining the tools to support production areas and NPI projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for aiding in the development of new work, trialling, debugging and modifying new tooling as well as setting and completing try outs in the presses.
    • Be responsible for routine maintenance for all press tooling (20 – 300 ton power press tools, both progression & second operations)
    • Be responsible for jig & gauge making.
    • Be involved in productivity improvement initiatives. 
  • Maintain and strip, inspect, repair and rebuild tools for our existing customers.
  • Liaise with setters to ensure tooling is repaired and back in service in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Work towards achieving set quality objectives with the goal of continuously improving customer satisfaction
  • Participate in continuous improvement activities
  • Identify and promote technological awareness and innovation


  • Time served apprentice ideally with qualifications similar to C&G, Btec, NVQ etc

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.