Experienced Press Toolmaker required

Rate Recruitment
£15.13 - 15.13 per hour
06 Jul 2017
05 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Experienced Press Toolmaker Required

Are you a Press Toolmaker with experience building, repairing and maintaining multi-stage progression and single stage press tools? Are you a time served toolmaker?

We are working with a fantastic Tier 1 automotive company based in the industrial heart of Birmingham who require an experienced Toolmaker to join their expanding toolroom. The company boast a state of the art toolroom and have a reputation for great quality products.

Your day to day duties will include:

* Building and developing new progression and single stage tools.
* Producing new tools, carrying out repairs and maintenance to tight time restraints
* Strip and rebuild tools for maintenance, repair and re-grind.
* Manufacturing spare parts
* Die polishing and refurbishment
* Carrying out engineering design tasks using CAD
* Promoting 5's Standards and striving to improve them
* Working to tight tolerances
* Accurate and consistent use of a shadowgraph projector
* Maintaining a safe working environment, complying with the company's Health & Safety policy

Please note this is not an exhaustive list.

The Successful candidate will:

* Have a strong background and toolmaking experience in a power press manufacturing environment
* Have experience on multi stage, single stage and draw tooling
* Have worked with steel, brass and aluminium in the past
* Be competent with all tool room duties, including the operation of lathes, millers, grinders, presses and various other standard machines
* Have great attention to detail
* Be quality conscious, creative, proactive and have a positive outlook.
* Be able to work a shift pattern of Double Days ( week 1 is 6am-2pm, week 2 is 2pm-10pm)

In return for your knowledge and expertise the company are offering a fantastic pay rate of £15.13 per hour including a shift premium.

This is a fantastic opportunity for the right person.