Vacancies: Precision Toolmaker, Wire Edm Operator, Inspector and Apprentice Toolmaker

Due to the continued growth and development the Erodex Tooling division and our recent success in securing substantial orders in excess of £.5m for the manufacture and support of Tooling in both the UK and the US, we are looking to further expand our Halesowen toolroom.

There are several positions available:

Precision Toolmaker (Jig & Tool)

Requirements: The ability to read and understand engineering drawings and work to a high level of accuracy. The capability to use Bridgeport type manual millers, J&S style surface Grinder/Universal grinder and Newall type boring machine to a degree of confidence.

Wire EDM Programmer / Setter / Operator

This position is open to support our tool room on internal tooling only. The role includes: Programme, set and operate a Wire edm machine to a high standard. The ability to work other machines within the tool room would also be an advantage.


The ability to understand and operate first principle measurement equipment is critical. In addition, the ability to operate a CMM machine would be an advantage but full training would be available if required.

Apprentice Toolmaker

Due to the expansion of our tool room, we are also expanding our apprenticeship scheme. This role would include all elements of general engineering, whilst also attending day release at college. This is an opportunity for the right candidate to work with skilled engineers and learn from their many years of experience.

If you feel that you have the skills to support ETS as it continues to grow please contact