Senior Tooling Engineer

Senior Tooling Engineer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Senior Tooling Engineer to join our team.


  • Test and design punch tool designs;
  • Overseeing work orders, drawing and controlling any alterations regarding tool development;
  • Monitoring tooling assembly builds and improving processes;
  • Implementing procedures and tolerance;
  • Assisting with tooling designs for prototypes and developing existing builds;
  • Working CAD technicians to design and develop tooling systems;
  • Documenting, reporting and communicating actions, irregularities and needs;
  • Liaising with various departments and external suppliers.


  • Press tool and jig manufacturing experience – preferable;
  • Engineering qualifications/ apprenticeship – essential;
  • 10+ years’ experience within manufacturing of tooling;
  • Experience within mould or cast tooling – advantage.