Toolmaker

Recruiter
CDS Recruitment ltd
Location
Washington
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
CDS Recruitment are recruiting for our client who are looking for a Time-served Toolmaker (Die Maintenance) to Maintain, Repair, Develop and improve their high volume press tooling department. HE ROLE: * To service and repair Press tooling & Jigs * To support new project tooling from commissioning stages through to start of production * To attend press breakdown, identify causes and problem solve at the press with minimal downtime. * To take ownership of specific tool suites and maintain performance with minimal supervision. * To improve and develop current and new project tooling * To ensure company targets are met in respect of quality of parts produced * To manufacture tool and ancillary spares * To document and update die history and other work records THE CANDIDATE: To be educated to ONC level in Mechanical/Production Engineering and/or possess a NVQ Level 3 in a relevant subject. To have experience in tool maintenance with good hand tool and some welding skills preferably within the automotive industry. Hours of Work: - 3 Shifts : 07.00am -15.15 pm 15.00pm - 23.00pm 23.00pm - 07.00am Some weekend work is also required To be considered for this role please click "apply now" and submit a copy of your up to date CV