NPI Tooling Engineer

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13 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
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NPI Tooling Engineer required for a global automotive manufacturing company, as a NPI Tooling Engineer you willsupport the procurement and introduction of new tooling plus engineering changes based in Cannock . As NPI Tooling Engineer key responsibilities will include : Lead New Tooling procurement Review and complete component feasibility with regards to tooling processes ‘A’ Layout reviews Tooling design reviews Lead tool design approval Tooling supplier monitoring and liaison Reporting tooling & project status Conduct TB01 and TB02 tooling buy off activity Support introduction of new tooling into Plant/Production Ensure tooling standards are adhered to Identify and schedule improvement opportunities Lead or support Engineering Changes to Die Tooling To be successful in the role of NPI Tooling Engineer you will have the following key skills: HNC/Degree or equivalent in an Engineering Discipline To have served a recognised Engineering Apprenticeship as a Toolmaker or equivalent. Ability to develop and successfully achieve project timing requirements. Interpersonal skill level capable of communicating at all levels. General computer literacy with a working knowledge of all relevant software packages such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Project. Computer literate, including Microsoft Office and SAP working knowledge, together with good verbal and numerical aptitude Possess the ability to lead and motivate a team of people to bring out the best in them A proven background of leadership abilities combined with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to plan and manage resources to achieve objectives and priorities despite conflicting agendas and multiple deliveries. Ability to plan and manage resources to achieve objectives and priorities despite conflicting agendas and multiple deliveries. Must be committed to ensuring that Health & Safety is of paramount importance. Demonstrate an analytical approach to problem solving while offering original and practical solutions that challenge fixed ideas. Proactively seek to take responsibility for their own development without reliance upon others with regard to the knowledge required to perform fully and well. This position is based in Cannock and is easily commutable from Stafford, Lichfield, Walsall, Tamworth, Sutton Coldfield, Wolverhampton, Telford, Burton upon Trent and Birmingham. If you are an experienced NPI Tooling Engineer , looking for the opportunity to work with a leading global automotive manufacturing company, please apply immediately. Recruit12 is a recruitment specialist working within the Automotive, Aerospace and World Class manufacturing sectors. Important: Please note Recruit12 is only able to place into employment candidates that have a valid EU passport, a European Economic Area (EEA) passport or a valid UK visa This job was originally posted as