ElringKlinger AG

ElringKlinger is looking for a

Automotive Press Toolmaker

Automotive Press Tool Maker

Location: Alrode, Alberton


  • Grade 12 and Qualified Tool and Jig Maker / Toolmaker, Trade Test

Minimum Experience;

  • Minimum of over 20 years’ experience as Press Toolmaker within an automotive environment

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Repair, maintain and modify tools, jigs and dies to ensure that customer and company quality standards
  • Assembly and modification of existing press tools and fixtures
  • Machining existing dyes and punches and repairing problematic press shop tools.
  • Conduct Press tool tryouts to test and verify tooling to ensure quality, accuracy, and reliability
  • Commission of New Automotive Press Tools
  • Preventative maintenance and servicing of Automotive Press Tools

Further Tasks:

  • Checking that production documents are complete
  • Supplementing and correcting production documents in coordination with the Tooling Design department
  • Checking functionalities and whether they can be executed
  • Planning the work sequence and recording the equipment (e.g. for producing samples)
  • Performing assembly work and checking the functionality of standard equipment (tools, jigs) as per drawings/functional descriptions
  • Modifying and optimizing the equipment up to the final acceptance inspection
  • Servicing and repairing equipment
  • Producing parts using conventional production methods and as per the drawings
  • Permanently checking the production feasibility
  • Assisting with CIP measures

In particular, they value ElringKlinger’s flat hierarchies, open culture of communication, and attractive prospects for career advancement as well as the opportunity to make a direct contribution to the business and to work independently within an international environment. Our joint ambition: to drive the future.
We look forward to receiving your application. Please apply online only.

Apply online now.

Your contact person:
Bernice Barnard

ElringKlinger South Africa (Pty) Ltd.
13 Bentonite Street
Alrode, Alberton