Mould Toolmaker

Job Description

  • Job Reference: JSTMM070323
  • Job Title: Mould Toolmaker
  • Salary: £14 to £17 per hour (plus Overtime)
  • Location: Lisburn, Northern Ireland

Mould Toolmaker

Are you looking for a Mould Toolmaker role? Interested in a fantastic earning opportunity in a rapidly growing Aerospace and Toolmaking specialist?

VANRATH are recruiting a Toolmaker with a speciality in Mould Tools to join an expanding workshop team to assist in the production of tooling and machinery for a list of Aerospace and Automotive clients.

£14 to £17 per hour (40 Hour Week)

Flexi Working Hours:
Toolmakers are contracted to 40hrs per week (Mon to Fri)
Dependant upon workload/project deadlines, this can be made up over the 5 days however people like, as long as there is a presence in the workshop on each day. For example, longer days on Mon/Tue can mean shorter days on Thu/Fri.
Every hour over 40hrs is automatically overtime.

Due to the size of the company's order book, overtime availability is unlimited at the moment. The average machinist, toolmaker, engineer currently puts in 5 weekday OT hours and 5 weekend OT hours, 30 weeks of the year, paid as below:

x1.25 Mon-Fri
x1.5 Weekends

Our client is an independent design company who provide technical design and consultancy to major airframe manufacturers, their suppliers and other automotive companies.

Following the pandemic, they have gone from strength to strength and have recently invested millions in new machinery, brought in specialist new staff and doubled the size of the workshop floorplan to accommodate an increasing order book.

Their portfolio of customers includes the biggest names in aerospace, including Airbus, Bombardier and Boeing. Due to increased demand, opportunities have arisen for them to increase their manufacturing team.

Main Responsibilities

  • Interpret and create components using detailed engineer drawings.
  • Build a variety of Aerospace tooling and fixtures, specifically specialist Mould tools.
  • Work with a variety of machinery and hand tools to efficiently complete each task.
  • Operate in a busy workshop environment, under minimal supervision and maintain a safe and tidy workspace.
  • Work closely with Design team to produce bespoke tools and components.

The Ideal Person:

  • 3+ years' experience in Toolmaking
  • Specific experience working with Mould tools
  • Ability to interpret engineering drawings
  • Experience in Aerospace tooling would be a distinct advantage

For further information on this vacancy, or any other Built Environment job in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Joe Sowerby for a confidential discussion on 028 9033 0250