Toolmaker – Automotive - Contracted

Recruiter
Pure Staff Ltd
Location
Burntwood
Salary
£20.00 - £25.00/hour
Posted
08 Jul 2017
Closes
07 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
POSITION TITLE: Toolmaker - Automotive

LOCATION: Lichfield

DEPARTMENT: Operations

SALARY: £ Negotiable, depending upon experience

WORKING HOURS: 3 shift pattern of 6-2pm, 7.30-4pm, 2-10pm

BASIC FUNCTION

Plan, layout and perform machining and bench operations to construct, alter, modify or repair tooling.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

* Accredited Toolmaker Apprenticeship or equivalent training, or 3 to 5 years diversified machine and tool making experience
* Experience in Form Grinding
* Able to read and following drawings and blueprints
* Ability to use precision measuring instruments
* Ability to document machine/tool details from tool components

ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIPS

* Reports to Plant Manager
* Primary Internal Customers: Operations, Tool Design Engineer, Maintenance

MAJOR ACCOUNTABILITIES

* Assist in resolving tooling problems as assigned
* Provide support and technical assistance to setters, operators, general operators across the facility
* Organise and determine work procedures, sequences and methods
* Suitable selection of materials and layout components
* Perform machining operations which may require unusual and complicated set-ups and adaption of tooling to perform work
* Grind special tooling
* Improvise on temporary tooling requirements
* Perform bench operations to construct and finish projects which may involve critical polishing, fitting and aligning
* Set up new or modified tooling in production machines to check and verify appropriateness of tooling
* Use of a wide variety of precision measuring instruments, gauges and devices
* Work from drawings, blueprints, sketches or own concept as to design
* Verify tooling to blueprint

POSITION CHALLENGES

* Responding to changing internal and external customer requirements while satisfying all customers with respect to quality and delivery.
* Maintaining high quality and safety standards in the face of ever-increasing productivity demands

CONTACT

Please send your up to date CV to Guy Hancox at Pure Staff today