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  • Salary: £33.5k - 37k per year + benefits per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 23 days ago


Role: Toolmaker

Location: Local to Bristol

Mon-Thu: 7am – 3pm / Friday: 7am – 2.30pm

Mon-Thu: 3pm – 11pm / Friday: 1pm – 8.30pm


Salary: c£29,400 – c£32,400


Shift allowance: 14% = £33,500 - £37,000 (allowance is applicable when working shifts)

Overtime: x1.25 weekdays / x1.5 weekends


Pension: 5% matched

Holidays: 25 days plus bank holidays


Good self-progression & development opportunities



  • The ideal candidate must have experience in supporting a high volume metal pressings and manufacturing facility in the service & repair of press tools.

Experience required

  • Manufacture of assembly jigs & fixtures.
  • Utilising diagnostic and problem solving skills to resolve tooling issues affecting production.
  • Capable of reading & working from Engineering tool paper / CAD drawings and working with existing CAD (dwg / dxf) tool drawings, to open, copy, view, edit, print, & check details / dimensions as & when required.
  • Active participation in an established 5S / Health & Safety culture.

Key Skills include

  • Milling & Turning (Ideally conventional and CNC)
  • Jig Boring
  • Conventional Surface Grinding.
  • Bench Fitting / Assembly skills of Presstools for service & repair.

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.