JAM Recruitment Ltd

Plant, Tool & Gauge Designer

Opportunities like this don't come around often… would you like the challenge of supporting a business making an impact on some of the biggest projects in the UK defence market right now? Do you have what it takes? Yes? Then this is the job for you!!

Due to continued investment, this manufacturing business at the cutting edge of technology is searching for the perfect Plant, Tool & Gauge Designer to join their growing team in Glascoed on an initial 6-month contract.

This role pays £25.50 per hour.

The successful candidate will be awarded with this phenomenal opportunity to work with a true leader on some of the biggest challenges and most advanced technologies in the industry.

The Role

Within the Plant, Tool & Gauge Designer role, you'll be responsible for:

  • Provision of design schemes at concept stages and detailed final design of process tooling and equipment.

  • Production of full engineered drawings and schedules from either 3D models, 2D CAD generated data or manual techniques in support of site engineering programmes.

  • Involvement with the design review process.


To succeed within the Plant, Tool & Gauge Designer role, you'll have experience in a similar position, and you'll ideally have the following skills:

  • HNC or equivalent in mechanical engineering or mechanical design.

  • Previous experience of working with siemens NX 9 design software and team-center PLM software would be beneficial.

  • Experienced designer in the field of jigs, tools and fixtures, filling technology, mechanical handling systems, safety interlock systems and fume extraction systems, used in an explosive environment.


This is an exciting opportunity to work for a global business that has developed a strategy of working closely with its contingent workforce.

Within the role, you can expect to:

  • Work on complex, cutting-edge projects

  • Achieve a work/life balance

  • Work on long term contracts

  • Develop your skills at a prestigious company

  • Gain security clearance


If this sounds like the role for you, we'd love to hear from you! To apply for the position of Plant, Tool & Gauge Designer, please send your CV to the Aerospace and Defence team via the ‘apply now' button.



*PLEASE NOTE: Start dates are imminent so apply now!!!




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