Toolmaker - Limerick

Manufacturing Engineering & Transport
Ref: 5066 Date Posted: Friday 13 Jan 2023
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Toolmaker                 Co. Limerick                €35-40K

INFORM3 are recruiting for a Toolmaker to join a well-established company based in South Limerick. They are a leading company that works in the packaging, tooling, moulding industry and are widely recognised worldwide.

As a Toolmaker you will be reporting to the Tooling Manager and be responsible for the repair, maintenance and examination of all types of injection mould.

If you feel you are able to work under pressure with a strong work ability don’t be afraid to get in touch.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Design, manufacture jigs, fixtures and tooling.
  • To ensure all work is undertaken to a high-quality standard and adheres to the quality of standards rules and regulations.
  • Responsible for routine serving and maintenance checks of all tools.
  • Troubleshoot on product performance and mould problems and improve tooling initiative.
  • Report back to the Tooling Manager of any problems.
  • Responsible for complying with the specifications and procedure records for each mould and monitor them effectively.
  • To carry out any reasonable tasks as may be requested from the Tooling Manager.
  • To observe the Health & Safety regulations that is in place with the company policy.
  • To handle various tasks simultaneously and to be able to adapt to changing your priorities as required.
  • To repair and maintain moulds, multi-cavity moulds and stack moulds when necessary.


  • 3+ years’ experience in Toolmaking within manufacturing/engineering environment.
  • Knowledge and understanding of trouble shooting, injection moulding tooling and maintenance.
  • Qualification or equivalent in a relevant subject.
  • Ability to repair and refurb of existing tools.
  • Excellent IT and communication skills.
  • Ability to communicate in a professional manner whilst adopting to the company values.
  • Skilled with both machine and hand tools.
  • Experienced with hydraulics and pneumatics.
  • High degree of concentration required to operate machinery and tools safety.

For more information surrounding the role, feel free to contact Caolán on 015 314 886.

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