Die Tool Technician


  • £31000 - £34000 per annum
  • Telford
  • Posted: 20/08/2021
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 025420362

Job Details


A permanent opportunity for an experienced Die Tooling Technician is available with our Telford based Automotive client. The role will suit a toolmaker, tool maintenance technician or similar, and will offer a great opportunity to diversify your skills and knowledge.  As a Die Maintenance Tooling Technician you will be responsible for the maintenance & repair of high pressure die cast tooling to support a high volume production environment.

Job: Toolmakers / Die Maintenance Technician

Location: Telford
Salary:  Extremely attractive  + Shift Allowance - Double Days (6-2, 2-10) 

The successful Tooling Technician will be responsible for: 

  • Preparation and maintenance of existing die cast tooling.
  • Ensuring all tooling is safe and production ready.
  • Following correct preventative maintenance (PM) process.
  • Preparing and testing tools by laying out / setting up / machining.
  • Fitting and assembling parts and testing completed tools.


The successful Tooling Technician will have the following skills and experience:
  • Be a Time served Toolmaking professional, ideally having completed an apprenticeship or similar.
  • Have experience working as a Toolmaker or Die Maintenance Technician with either a tool manufacturer or domestic toolroom.
  • Have experience of performing die maintenance, strip down, repair and re-assembly of die casting tooling -  experience of plastic injection mould tool or similar will be considered too.
  • Ability to read engineering drawings and use appropriate measurement equipment.
  • Experienced in the use of hand tool skills and toolroom machinery and equipment : milling machine, lathe, surface grinder, bench grinder etc.

The Offer
This is a great opportunity for an experienced toolmaker or die maintenance technician to join an established globally recognised manufacturer in a role offering a competitive salary and great working conditions.  In return this client offer an excellent salary plus shift allowance & paid overtime when available; company uniform, full PPE, on-site parking and canteen facilities.  You will work Double Days (6am - 2pm ; 2pm - 10pm) 

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