Tool Maker – £12.00 to £16.00 per hour

Tool Maker Wanted!

Our well respected client based in Redditch who are specialists in automotive presswork, established over 70 years ago are recruiting for a Tool Maker to join their busy team in the Tool room. Want to work for a family run business which spans three generations and boasts an impressive history? Apply now!


The Successful Tool Maker will be required to:-

Make, service and maintain press tools for the company’s production facilities

Tool splitting

Disassembly and reassembly of tools

Replacing component parts, dies, punches and springs

Ensure that good quality product is produced to a high standard Tool regrinding

Keep your tools clean and tidy and return them to their correct place after use

Problem solve and tool improvement

Observe good housekeeping, segregate rubbish in the correct containers

Ensure all parts produced are correct to drawing

Ensure that all tooling records are updated and complete

Comply with health and safety regulations at all times

Wear the PPE recommended for your job

Observe and comply with all signs, notices and communications directed at maintaining a safe working environment

Equipment used: Overhead crane, forklift truck (a licence would be beneficial but not essential), grinders, milling machines, pillar drill, lathe and general engineering equipment


The Successful Tool Maker will have:-

An understanding of ISO 14001 and their contribution to the business to help to achieve objectives.

At least 5 years’ experience as a Tool Maker or within a Tool making environment.

Apprenticeship in Tool making and relevant courses associated.

The ability to work on own initiative

Proven efficiency with working practices

The ability to communicate effectively to own team and other departments

An organised approach to work and have the ability to prioritise and multi-task

Attention to detail


Benefits of the Tool Maker role:-

Opportunity to work for a well-established, family run Company who value their staff.

Working Hours: Monday – Thursday – 8am – 5pm and Friday 8am – 1pm.

Starting wage: £12.00 – £16.00 per hour will be offered depending on experience.


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