Maintenance Tooling Engineer

Workforce Staffing Ltd
£23k - £25k pa
10 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A position has become available for an experienced tooling engineer to carry out tool repair and refurbishment for our client who are a world renowned manufacturing company.

Day to Day duties will include the following:

  • Maintaining tooling to ensure first offs are produced to standard, strip, clean and replace worn parts of tools (Essential)
  • Feeding back into designs to update and improve technical drawings and documentation, to consult on new tools, types of repairs and maintenance to pre determined times and estimates (Essential)
  • Competent selection of correct grinding wheels, lathe tips and other tools, movement of material using mechanical lifting devices (Essential)
  • Competent operations of lathes, millers , grinders, presses etc (Essential)
  • Competent with all toolroom duties (Essential)As a person you will need the following qualities and experience:

The ideal candidate will possess;

  • Strong background and toolmaking experience in a manufacturing environment (Essential)
  • Experience on design and maintenance of tooling (Essential)
  • Possess knowledge of working with brass, steel and aluminium (Advantageous)
  • Competent in the operation of lathes, millers, grinders, presses and other various standard machines (Essential)
  • Knowledge of how to read and interpret technical drawings (Essential)
  • Good attention to detail (Essential)

Manufacturing Workforce are responsible for placing skilled and in demand people on both a permanent and contract basis into the Engineering, Technical and Manufacturing sectors, from skilled Shop Floor Personnel and Specialist Engineers to Supervisory and Management positions. We operate from several prime locations throughout Central England and our Specialist Consultants will have an in-depth understanding of your skills and offer best advice on your next step!! We are always searching for the best talent, so if you know anyone, why not recommend someone to one of our professional team who will be more than happy to help.

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