Current Vacancies at HV Wooding Ltd ...

We currently have the following vacancies:

  • General Operators (x2)
  • Press Toolmaker

General Operators (x2)

We require 2 General Operators for the Press Shop.

In the Press Shop you will be responsible for producing piece parts of good quality, whilst ensuring maximum targets are met.

You will need to have a good eye for detail and be prepared to carry out manual handling tasks on a regular basis.

Previous experience of working in a factory environment is desirable although full training will be given.

The hours are Mon to Thurs 8am to 5pm and 8am to 1pm on Fridays.

If you wish to apply, please contact Jennie Olson for more details.

The closing date will be Friday the 23rd of March 2018

Press Tool Maker

We are looking to recruit a toolmaker for our busy tool room to repair and modify tooling and to assist in the continuous improvement of tooling by means of experience and knowledge. Toolmaking in presswork with an apprenticeship would be preferred.

The ideal candidate should be able to work under their own initiative and have the ability to solve day to day tooling issues and be able to work to tight deadlines.

Knowledge of working in a similar environment is essential for this role as is being a good team player

The main duties will be:

  • Manufacturing jigs, fixtures, and new tools
  • Repair and planned preventative maintenance on existing tools
  • Carry out tool repairs to multistage progression tools and second operation tools and fixtures
  • Modify tooling to improve production
  • To assist in the continuous improvement ideas for making tooling more reliable
  • To assist in the training of apprentices and trainees as required

Knowledge and experience on process improvements within manufacturing is required incorporating lean work and 5’s on production lines.

If you wish to apply please contact Jennie Olson on 01303 236538 or e mail your CV to

If you feel that you have the skills we are looking for, please send your CV to Jennie Olson, HR Officer via e-mail using this link.

Alternatively send your CV to:
Jennie Olson,
HR Officer,
HV Wooding Ltd,
Range Road,
Kent, CT21 6HG

If you would like us to send you a general application form, please contact Jennie Olson on 01303 236538 or by email.