Job: Injection Mould Tool Design Engineer

Role Location Salary
Injection Mould Tool Design Engineer Kingswinford up to £50,000
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Technical & Engineering PV-14591-NH Nigel Hyde

Injection Mould Tool Design Engineer


Salary up to £50,000, West Midlands area


Our client is seeking an enthusiastic and highly skilled Injection Mould Tool Design Engineer to join their team. The successful Design Engineer will report directly to the Operations Director within a fast moving technical manufacturing facility.


The main purpose of this role will be to produce injection mould tools within the company


The successful Design Engineer will be responsible for, but not limited to, carrying out the following key duties:


  • Designing Complex Plastic Injection Moulding Tools large and small from scratch
  • Customer liaison on design issues (may include visits to customers)
  • Producing designs suitable for economic manufacturer
  • Involvement in product innovation – Design for manufacture (DFM)
  • Identifying potential manufacturing issues
  • Attending and contributing to technical meetings
  • Generate 2d general arrangement drawings from component CAD data
  • Ensure quality standard for mould tools (ISO:9001)
  • Providing tool room with CAD data – Generate 3d surface tooling data
  • Involvement with troubleshooting moulding problems


To be successful in your application as a Design Engineer you will have ideally worked as a Design Engineer, Design Manager, Graduate Engineer, Draughtsman or Product Designer and will be able to demonstrate most if not all the following skills and attributes:

  • Previous experience of Product and Mould Tool Design
  • Experience of using CAD is essential (ideally VX CAD/CAM although other systems would be considered)
  • Experience of working within a tool room including EDM, WEDM, CNC Milling, Turning, Surface and Universal grinding would be an advantage but not essential


Salary: up to £50,000 depending on skills and ability (permanent day’s role)



Main location: West Midlands


Locations: Dudley, Kingswinford, Stourbridge, Halesowen, Oldbury, Smethwick, Hagley, Rubery, Bilston, Willenhall, West Bromwich, Coseley, Sedgley