AGM Batteries Ltd is an established business, based in London and Thurso Caithness, who work with clients and partners to scale new battery technologies through to manufacture. AGM are involved in several prestigious projects in various sectors of automotive and energy storage.

AGM Batteries is looking to recruit a Toolmaker/Fabricator to be based within our site in Thurso, Caithness


  • Conform to, and improve, company Environmental, Health and Safety procedures and practices
  • Actively participate in the company’s Learning Event process, to improve safety standards and awareness
  • Ensure appropriate use of PPE at all times
  • Manufacture new tooling and ancillary spares to support production activity and customer deadlines
  • Support new project tooling from commissioning stages through to start of production
  • Manufacture from 2D CAD and manufacturing software
  • Cut and shape parts using a combination of Lathes, presses, grinders and cutting machines and other hand and automated tooling.
  • Check tooling dimensions with precision measuring instruments such as micrometres, gauges, Vernier callipers
  • Monitor tooling used in production processes to ensure efficiency and identify necessary repairs or possible improvements
  • Assist with machine breakdowns to identify the root cause and solve problems
  • Assist with tool maintenance


  • Ability to read and interpret Engineering and mechanical drawings
  • Ability to work without drawings if required
  • Creative approach to problem solving
  • Understanding of manufacturing processes
  • Ability to operate a range of machine tools
  • Ability to use measuring equipment for quality control checks
  • Knowledge of mechanical maintenance practices and procedures
  • Experience in welding would be advantageous

AGM Batteries offer flexible working hours, 25 days annual leave plus 8 statutory holidays, company pension and an opportunity to share in the company’s success through a company share scheme.
Please send CV with covering letter to Tracey Beveridge, Group HR and Office Manager, AGM Batteries Ltd, Denchi House, Thurso Business Park, Thurso, Caithness, KW14 7XW
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Closing Date for applications: Friday 5th June 2020