Ref: SYN3836

Toolroom Supervisor

Are you an experienced Toolroom Supervisor looking for your next challenge? Syntech Recruitment is seeking a talented and motivated individual to oversee our toolroom operations. If you have a strong background in toolmaking, CNC operations, and team leadership, we want to hear from you!


  • Manage and oversee the time, attendance, and wellbeing of all toolroom personnel.
  • Supervise all toolroom staff, including setting performance objectives and monitoring performance.
  • Control the daily workflow and job assignments for toolmakers and machinists.
  • Ensure all tooling jobs are on track and completed within agreed timescales.
  • Oversee the TPM (Total Productive Maintenance) schedule.
  • Quote internal tooling and development jobs.
  • Lead and assist in toolroom improvement activities.
  • Work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Liaise with mould shop staff and managers to coordinate activities.
  • Support all engineering departments as needed.
  • Ensure compliance with all departmental working procedures by all toolroom staff.
  • Assist in controlling the toolroom budget.
  • Manage the ordering and receiving of supplier parts.
  • Hold and attend meetings related to tooling or development issues.
  • Uphold and ensure compliance with all Health & Safety and Environmental legislation.
  • Comply with the Health & Safety Policy and observe all safety rules to ensure personal and team safety.
  • Adopt and comply with the Cando programme regarding the organization of the work environment.


  • Full apprenticeship or time served as a Toolmaker.
  • HNC (or higher) in Engineering.


  • Previous supervisory experience.
  • Comprehensive toolmaking and development skills.


  • Toolmaking processes.
  • CNC operations.
  • Moulding processes.


  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office packages.


  • Team player.
  • Resilient.
  • Positive attitude.

Application Process: We aim to respond to all applicants within 5 working days. If you don’t receive a response within this period, please consider your application unsuccessful.
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