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Press Tool Designer

Job Reference: GF/HQ00031184_1515589306
Location: West Midlands
Discipline:/ Design / Manufacturing and Production
Salary Range:

£30000 to 33000 per Annum

Job Type: Permanent

We have a fantastic opportunity for you to join a prestigious, UK leading manufacturing company at their site in Birmingham City Centre.

Press Tool Designer

Due to the continued success of the company they are looking to extend their design team. As their newest designer you will be responsible for the design of range of precision high speed progression tools, in a range of presses from 25ton Bruderer's to a 100 ton Minster Press, running at speeds of up to 450 strokes per minute.

Ideally you will be familiar with using Autodesk Inventor & AutoCAD Mechanical software, and preferably have a Tooling background, but is not essential.

About The Role

Your day to day duties will include but are not limited to:-

* Designing new tools and assembly machinery
* Continuous improvement, efficiency savings/improvements to existing products.
* Assisting in P.F.M.E.A and D.F.M.E.A
* Quotations of new products
* Act on feedback to design department to update technical data
* Problem solving, issues arising from tool debugging
* Required to perform within a team organize work load and have good decision making skills.
* Undertaking of document control and approval procedures.

This role will be a full 360 degree opportunity which for a hand on team player would be the perfect career opportunity to continue to develop their skills.

About You

Ideally you will have the following key skills and experience:

* Time served, apprentice background
* Conversant with the design of Multi-stage progression tooling.
* Experience of the design of pneumatic special purpose machinery would be advantageous but is not essential.
* Ability to work to automotive T.S.16949 IATF standards.

Ideally you will have experience as a Toolmaker within a fast paced manufacturing environment, before taking up Tool design.

The hours for this role will be over Monday to Thursday 8.00am - 4.30pm and Friday 8.00am - 1.00pm

This role will be offered on a permanent basis, on the successful completion of the probationary period.

There will be a competitive rate of pay on offer on application which will be dependent on skills and experience. There is a competitive benefits package in addition to this annual salary, which include up to 5 weeks annual holiday, Company contributed Pension Scheme and a company performance bonus.

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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