Toolmaker

Recruiter
Technical Network/Network Recruitment Partnership
Location
Coventry
Salary
£34000 - £38000/annum
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
JOB TITLE: Toolmaker
SHIFT: E/L/N
SALARY: £35-40K p.a.

We are seeking Press Toolmakers for a long established and successful manufacturing company

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES (Toolmaker)

o Responsible for the modification and repair of large transfer tools and associated tooling in line with company requirements, including jigs and fixtures.

KEY TASKS (Toolmaker)

o Reading of drawings
o Grinding
o Turning
o Fitting
o Milling - manual
o Milling - CNC
o Spark erosion
o To ensure that housekeeping within the area is maintained in a satisfactory condition.
o To communicate by written and verbal means using the Company communication channels to ensure the understanding of colleagues and management.
o To have an active involvement in improvement activities to support the achievement of departmental and Company objectives.

Must be used to working on large transfer and progression tooling, be able to use all tool room machines, they will be required to repair tools in the tool room and go to break downs in presses ranging from 630t to 2500t

QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE (Toolmaker)

o A recognised apprenticeship in Toolmaking or equivalent and work experience within a relevant discipline.
o Basic appreciation of SPC would be an advantage