Tooling Design Engineer

Role: Tooling Design Engineer
Salary: £35,000-£45,000
Location: Southampton

A leading aerospace and defence company is looking for a Tooling Design Engineer to join their team in Southampton.

Experience Required:
+ You will have Tool design experience within a heavily regulated manufacturing environment (aerospace, military, defence, automotive, nuclear).
+ You will have working experience using design software (CATIA).
+ You will be able to understand GD&T, limits & fits, with strong assembly and detail manufacturing knowledge, ideally in both metallic and composite products.
+ You will be able to read engineering drawings and interpret specifications.
+ You will be proficient in MS (word, excel, PowerPoint).

Role Overview:
+ You will undertake design and management of tooling using CATIA V5.
+ You will manage and develop approved suppliers base to support projects, tool design and/or manufacturing requirements.
+ You will support internal design and manufacturing engineers on NPI projects.
+ You will troubleshoot shop issues, leading investigations and implementing RCCA.
+ You will be managing the internal or external repair and maintenance of tooling assets as necessary.

The JM Group is operating and advertising as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for interim / contract / temporary positions. The JM Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and we encourage applicants from all backgrounds.