Tooling Engineer

We specialise in the design, development and manufacture of complex medical devices for the world's leading pharmaceutical companies at low, medium and high-volume manufacturing scales.

We are focused on continual product innovation for drug delivery devices production and have been dedicated to world-class design, industrialisation and reliable high-volume supply for over 50 years.

Due to continued growth we have an exciting opportunity for a Tooling Engineer to join our highly motivated and well-established team.

The Tooling Engineer will manage, and complete activities associated with procuring, installing and validating mould tools for new projects, scale-up and routine tool replacement programmes, to agreed time lines and budgetary constraints.

You will provide technical support to Operations for tools in routine production and manage improvement activities for replacement tools.

The Tooling Engineer will also provide commercially competitive tooling solutions, estimates / quotations required to underpin opportunity evaluation targeting new business, ongoing operations and capacity expansion.

In return, the successful candidate can expect a fantastic benefits package and world class training and development.

Through our in-house moulding academy all employees will gain additional industry recognised qualifications and training such as Master Molder - RJG - level 1 &/or 2 for example.

Experience, Skills & Qualifications

, Apprentice trained and HNC qualified in mechanical engineering or equivalent experience.
, Experience in reading, generating and modifying 2D & 3D mould designs using CAD systems.
, Design experience of complex moulding tools i.e.

hot runners, multi shot, stack tools, IML, insert tooling etc.
, A good understanding and knowledge of moulding processes and a wide range of polymers.
, Project Management experience in the procurement and validation of tooling projects for a regulated industry.
, Data driven approach to problem solving using analytical tools.
, Good written, oral communication, report writing and presentation skills along with proficiency with IT systems such as Production Management Systems, CAD, MS Office etc.

Orion Electrotech Ltd acts as both an Employment Business and Employment Agency and complies with the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations Act 2003.

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  • Start: ASAP
  • Rate: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £neg. DOE + Benefits
  • Location: King's Lynn, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Engineering
  • Recruiter: Orion Electrotech Ltd
  • Tel: 0118 9239 239
  • Fax: 0118 9753 332
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  • Posted: 2019-05-16 17:02:20 -

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