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Dimensional & Tooling Engineer

  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + DOE per year
  • Job Type:Temp - Perm

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: General Engineering & Manufacturing
  • Contact: Hannah Shirtliffe
  • Contact Email: hannah.shirtliffe@metalis.co.uk
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 18 February 2024
  • Job Ref: J1647_1705674316

Job Role: Dimensional / Tool Engineer
Location: Leeds
Shift: Days regular
Salary: £30K - £32K Per Annum



Metalis is currently working with a precision Engineering company who are based in Leeds, who specialise in the manufacturing of Engines, and Industrial Components within the Power Generation sector. The company are looking to hire a Dimensional / Tool Engineer to join the team.


Job Role:

  • Promotion and introduction of safe working practices
  • Provide reports and statistical evidence to support dimensional validations and tolerance buy-offs.
  • Tooling Specification & procurement and liaison with toolmakers
  • Runner system design and CAD Modelling
  • Preparation of component CAD models for Pattern Die Tooling
  • Gauge and fixture specification / procurement
  • Providing planning documentation
  • Continuous improvement of processes
  • Controlling tool modifications (cost / timing and technical control)
  • Defining internal dimensional process tolerances (IE wax w/t and CMM tolerances)
  • Adhere to all company policies and procedures, including SOX, Code of Conduct and Health and Safety
  • Undertake any other duties as required by the Engineering Management


Job Requirements:

  • Engineering/Mechanical Engineering Degree.
  • Good knowledge of 3D CAD Package - Preferably in Siemens NX.
  • Strong attention to details.
  • End-user Knowledge of ERP Software i.e. SAP
  • Good understanding of GD&T
  • Able to Read and Understand complex 2D drawings.
  • Proficient in use of MS Office i.e. Excel, PowerPoint, Word
  • Good knowledge of Statistics
  • Good verbal and written communication skills across all levels of business
  • Ability to work on and resolve complex problems.

Shifts & Salary:

  • 8-hour shift Monday - Friday - early finish Fridays
  • £30 - £32K per annum
  • Permanent

If this vacancy sounds of interest, please apply today and one of our consultants will be in touch with suitable applications.