Tooling & Dimensional Engineer Graduate

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1326663256-2
  • Date Posted: 15 May 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Technical Placements Ltd
  • Location: Yorkshire
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Transport & Logistics, Aerospace, Civil Engineering, Engineering, Health and Safety, Procurement & Supply Chain, Project Management
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

Exciting opportunity for a Tooling & Dimensional Engineer in Leeds! Would suite a Graduate with work placement experience.

Our client is a very successful supplier of special alloy components, supplying OEM s in the Aerospace and Industrial Gas Turbine sectors, with 70 years of industry leading experience.

Their development pipeline is maintained through dedicated planning, reviews and investment in employee training. We now have an opportunity for a Tooling & Dimensional Engineer to join their Manufacturing Engineering Team.

Annual Salary - circa £30,000
Company pension scheme, company will match contributions to a maximum of 7.5%
Quarterly Cash Bonus Scheme
Gym Membership Discounts, Employee Assistance Programme, Instant Discounts on over 80 high street brands, Cinema Discounts & DC Pension Scheme

The Role:

Working alongside the experienced Manufacturing Engineering team the Tooling & Dimensional Engineer will:

Introduce tooling and dimensional processes that meet customer specification and AETC expectation.

Improve our dimensional process capability.

Tooling & Dimensional Engineer Requirements:

Promotion and introduction of safe working practices

Provide reports and statistical evidence to support dimensional validations and tolerance buy-offs

Tooling Specification and liaison with toolmakers

Tooling procurement

Runner system design and CAD Modelling

Preparation of component CAD models for Pattern Die Tooling

Gauge and fixture specification / procurement

Providing planning documentation

Continuous improvement of processes

Controlling tool modifications (cost / timing and technical control)

Defining internal dimensional process tolerances (IE wax w/t and CMM tolerances)

Adhere to all company policies and procedures, including SOX, Code of Conduct and Health and Safety

Undertake any other reasonable duties as required by the Engineering Management

Candidate Requirements:

Engineering Degree Preferably in Mechanical Engineering

Good knowledge of 3D CAD Package Preferably in Siemens NX

Pay attentions to details

End-user Knowledge of ERP Software i.e. SAP

Good understanding of GD&T

Able to Read and Understand complex 2D drawings

Proficient in use of MS Office i.e. Excel, PowerPoint, Word

Good knowledge of Statistics

Good verbal and written communication skills across all level of business

Ability to work on and resolve complex problems

Unrestricted work eligibility in the UK Sponsorship is not available

Core days hours are as follows:

Mon/Tuesday 7.30am to 16.30pm Wed/Thurs 7.30am to 16.15pm Fri 7.30am to 12.00 noon