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Tooling Engineer

Job Reference: 32203_1530087443
Location: Hampshire
Discipline:/ Manufacturing and Production
Salary Range:

£35000 to 45000 per Annum + Relocation assistance

Job Type: Permanent

This well-established and successful Tooling/Moulding Company is currently seeking a Tooling Engineer to join their business, where you will be working closely with Sales, and Customers, providing technical support so that they satisfy the moulding requirement.

This is a senior role and is pivotal ensuring projects are managed in a timely manner reporting back to Sales on tool and production process due dates. Additional production processes need to be developed with customers then trialled, debugged and line balanced.

This role is also the key contact with their Chinese Tool Partner and all communication goes via this role.

As Tooling Engineer your duties will include -

* Complete DFM and Molflow analysis presentations on customers proposed mouldings.
* Liaison with Sales on new quotes - thickness, tool type etc.
* Performing trials
* Liaising with production on ultrasonic welding machines, heat-staking, pad-printing and a variety of other production equipment.
* Project manage improvement projects - legacy tooling, special projects
* Deputise for Head of Development.
* Being a key contact with the Chinese tooling partner.

To be successful in the role of Tooling Engineer, the ideal Candidate -

* Will be a self-starting Engineer capable of project managing tooling and assembly projects through the business from inception to handover to production.
* Must be able to effectively manage multiple projects at a time.
* Will be comfortable in front of customers representing the Technical dept and assisting Sales Managers.
* Must be able to perform trials, optimise the processes and develop SOPs for production.
* Will be able to manage people - deputise managing the dept as necessary.
* Will have experience Six sigma.
* Ideally be able to use CAD (Solidworks or VISI).
* Ideally have knowledge/experience of Ultrasonic welding, Pad-printing, or Heat-Staking.

On offer -

* A competitive salary
* Relocation
* Pension
* Excellent working conditions/enviornment

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

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