B-Shift Toolmaker Required

Toolmaker/ Machinist (B-Shift)

In line with our company’s expansion, we are seeking a qualified toolmaker/experienced machinist to join our team to primarily work during the B-Shift (Mon-Fri 4pm-12pm).

The ideal candidate will have minimum 2 years’ experience in a manufacturing role, working across a number of disciplines.

Due to the company expansion, we added a B-Shift to the business in 2023. As a qualified toolmaker at Lawrence Engineering, your role will be critical to ensure that we deliver high quality products to our customers within the agreed timeline.

The role is based in our location in Loughill, Sligo.


  • Setting up and programming CNC machining equipment such as milling, turning, EDM and grinding.
  • Interpret technical drawings and work instructions to determine machining requirements and dimensions.
  • Collaborate with engineering and design teams to optimize tooling designs for manufacturability and efficiency.
  • Precision machining of new parts, tools, and fixtures.
  • Maintain accurate documentation of production activities, including machine logs, tooling records, and inspection reports.
  • Adhere to safety protocols and guidelines to ensure a safe working environment for yourself and others.


  • Toolmaking qualification or 4 years machining experience.
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in tool and die making, machining, or a related field.
  • Proficiency in operating manual and CNC machining equipment, including lathes, milling machines, grinders, and EDM machines.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings and specifications.
  • Excellent attention to detail and precision.
  • Effective communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Ability to manage time efficiently, prioritizing tasks and working to deadlines.
  • Experience in CAD CAM Programming. Mastercam preferred.
  • Self-starter who is comfortable taking initiative.
  • Flexibility to work the B-Shift (4pm-12pm) and occasional overtime as needed.
  • Desire to work in an environment where integrity, respect, ownership, and excellence are valued.

Joining our team as a Qualified Toolmaker offers an exciting opportunity to contribute to the success of our company and grow your career in manufacturing.


  • Salary: Based on qualifications and experience.
  • 21 days annual leave per year.
  • Company pension plan.
  • Being part of a dynamic, growing business

Interested in joining the team. Please send your C.V to [email protected]

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