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Plastic Injection Mould Tool Designer

Job Title: Plastic Injection Mould Tool Designer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dudley
Salary: 30000 - 35000
REF: JOB-2238
Contact Name: Stella Wakeham
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 2 years ago

Job Description

Our client is one of the black country’s most enterprising manufacturers. With 2 sites in the west midlands they have just purchased a 3rd site and are going from strength to strength. Now they are looking for a creative individual to take up the role as a Tool Designer working in a team of 3.


  • Generating 2D General Arrangement drawings for component CAD data and plant tooling specifications provided.
  • Generating 3D surface tooling data to issue for manufacture from component CAD data provided.
  • Undertake 3D surface tooling data reviews and document finding and solutions for outsourced tooling.
  • Comply with general quality procedure for data management control.
  • Liaising with shop floor about the requirements per tool.
  • Resolve any problems the shop floor may face in the production.
  • Tool Repair
  • Designing the prototype of the tool.
  • Questioning the reliability and durability of the tool.
  • Dealing with any queries or questions from shop floor staff.


  • Cad Packages including Autodesk Power shape or Hexagon VIDI CAD (not essential).
  • Knowledge of how the tools are made.
  • Knowledge of plastic injection moulding.
  • Knowledge of die casting.


  • Company Pension
  • Life Cover
  • Private Health Care
  • 33 Days Holiday per year
  • Extra Service Days (Available after 5 years)