A British manufacturer of a variety of plastic moulded products are seeking a Tooling Project Manager. You will be responsible for Injection mould tooling projects including the introduction and validation of new tools. You will have strong technical expertise in injection mould tooling and NPI projects.
Salary: Highly competitive with excellent benefits
As a Tooling Project Manager you will;
Manage multiple tooling projects simultaneously, providing resource management, technical expertise and organisational leadership as part of the manufacturing operations team. Engage with internal and external customers, service provider and suppliers, managing tooling supplier performance Planning, development, procurement, commissioning and validation (including tooling trials) of a new and existing injection mould tools Ensure profitable and well maintained manufacturing systems, delivering to agreed project costs, timings and quality requirements Support R&D team from initial concept for NPI, ensuring performance of tooling and design feasibility activities (DFM, FMEA`s, Mould flow analysis) Preparation, review and approval of associated tooling technical documentation including tool history files, maintenance, factory acceptance tests, validation and tool trials Managing and developing the tooling team, recruitment and performance management
Experience in injection mould tool development, introduction and validation in a manufacturing environment. Proven track record in leading and managing a team and delivering high value technically challenging development project on time and within budget. Willing to travel in line with business requirements.
To apply please forward an up to date copy of your CV to Matthew Taylor at Consilium Recruit and get in touch by phone as soon as possible to discuss this opportunity.