CDH Recruitment Logo

Job Search

Job Search

Job title or keywords
Salary (Per Annum)


Job Description


Our client is a manufacturing company who have over the years built a very reputable reputation throughout the UK, supplying quality products.

The company are continually expanding and because of this they are recruiting for an experienced Toolmaker to provide tool-making, repair and maintenance within the Company’s manufacturing operations.


  • Pension, life cover, 33 days holiday per year.


We will try to respond to reply to all applications. If, however you have not heard from us within 7 days you have been unsuccessful with this particular role. You are very welcome to apply to future advertisements advertised by CDH Recruitment Limited

Main Duties

  • To provide finished products to a pre-determined specification and tolerance
  • Working together with your colleagues to achieve and meet customer demand
  • Maintaining and improving your own professional knowledge and skill base as technology changes
  • Delivery of output through the application of technical mechanical engineering knowledge and the operation of a range of suitable machinery, tools and equipment
  • Working together with your colleagues to ensure adherence to Company Health & Safety legislation and policies
  • Planning and organising structured processes of manufacture to ensure in each case a timely and high-quality output is achieved to exact specification and tolerance
  • Ensuring a 100% accuracy rate is achieved when transferring information and/or data from technical drawings or another operational data source is maintained to allow for accurate work and manufacture plans to be produced
  • Regular liaison with Designers and/or Customers to ensure exact requirement/ demand is interpreted correctly by you and is clearly documented and included within your plan of manufacture
  • Provide any other engineering based worked as specified by your line Manger and within your current skill range



Qualifications, Skills and Knowledge

  •      Ability to understand, interpret and work to technical drawings
  •      Able to provide finished product to the correct specification and to 100% of demand
  •      Experience of working within a busy Tool Shop
  •      Manual handling experience
  •      PC Skills – including MS Windows and Windows based software
  •      Practical, working knowledge within an Engineering workshop environment
  •      Can demonstrate ability to identify and rectify within safe procedure, the correction and elimination of faults or operational problems
  •      BTEC One (or equivalent) in Mechanical & Production Engineering



Working Hours

  •       Hours: 06:00 - 14:00 or 14:00 to 22:00 - 1-week rotation
  •      Mon to Thurs (1 hr earlier finish Friday)
  •      Plus 15% shift allowance