Tool Maker / Press Shop

5 days left

02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Toolmaker/ Repair Person, outskirts of Andover, Permanent role
Monday-Thursday 8.00am-4.45pm and Friday 8.00am-3.45pm, 39 hours per week,
£23,261-£28,351 + company benefits

Our client based on the outskirts of Andover are urgently recruiting for a Tool Maker/ Repair person to join their team. The successful applicant will hold a recognised certificate in Mechanical Engineering (or equivalent) and have an understanding of Grinding Wheel regulations. Experience of using press tools and working in a tooling environment is essential.

-Ensure effective tooling and repairs duties are maintained
-Assess problems with components and advise on corrective actions
-Assist with Production Department troubleshooting
-Maintain that all tooling is suitable for production and produce new tooling for the production area if required
-Ensure all components and assemblies comply with latest designs and drawings
-Work within a press shop environment within potentially noisy and dirty areas to ensure safe practices are carried out.
-Undertake manual lifting when collecting and repairing press and assembly tooling equipment

Person Specification/Knowledge:
-The successful applicant will have experience of working within a similar position within a manufacturing environment
-Strong understanding of using measuring equipment, setting and assembly techniques, hand tools and inspection equipment
-Recognised Certificate in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent) and grinding wheel regulations knowledge
-Excellent Computer and keyboard skills and communication skills
-Excellent attention to detail with the ability to read and interpret technical drawings and specification

Adecco are an equal opportunities employer

Adecco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.