Toolmaker – Pattern Maker

Closing on: Dec 16, 2023

Allstaff Recruitment are currently seeking a Toolmaker – Pattern Maker based in Bedford for a well-established company.  

Summary of the Toolmaker – Pattern Maker role…

Salary: £30,000 – £32,000 per annum.
Location: Bedford
Type of Contract: Permanent, Full-time.
Hours: Monday – Friday, 7:00am – 4:00pm.

The role…

As the Toolmaker – Pattern Maker your role will involve the following important duties:

  • To produce a pattern/model of the required part out of a variety of materials, working from technical drawings, plastic or plywood templates or from existing foam samples.
  • Produce a mould using wet lay or cast resin method.
  • Carry out welding to finish mould as and when required.
  • Fit pins, frames or other components into the mould when needed and finish the mould by hand polishing, ready for production.
  • Apply paint or sealants where necessary.
  • Repair moulds either in place on the track or in the workshop as required.
  • Where Production experiences problems, to diagnose the cause of the problem and make the necessary alterations to rectify the problem.

The experience required…

As a successful Toolmaker – Pattern Maker, you will have the following:

  • Skills and knowledge to safely operate a variety of tools and machinery, including saws, planes, lathes, mills and welding equipment.
  • Ability to interpret technical drawings
  • Ability to work with a variety of materials including wood, metals and resins (epoxy, polyurethane, polyester)
  • Demonstratable experience producing patterns to required standard and timescale
  • Knowledge and understanding of the Production process and the impact of tooling on this process.
  • Problem-solving skills, able to identify problems and propose solutions in the production of new moulds and repair or adjustment of existing moulds.
  • Good communication skills, able to work effectively with others.  
Why choose Allstaff Recruitment?

Why choose Allstaff Recruitment?

Allstaff Recruitment is an Independent Recruitment Specialist acting as an employment agency and an employment business. We specialise in Permanent, Contract and Temporary placements across a vast number of industries.

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**Thank you for your interest in the Toolmaker – Pattern Maker role. One of our qualified Recruitment Specialists will now review your application. Due to the high volume of applications Allstaff Recruitment receive, it is with regret we are unable to respond to all candidates directly. However, if you do not hear from us within seven days, you have unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.**

Job Categories: Production
Job Types: Permanent
Job Locations: Bedfordshire
Job Country: England

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