Tool Maintenance Engineer

Recruiter
Venatu Consulting Ltd
Location
Wakefield
Posted
12 Apr 2018
Closes
16 May 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Venatu Consulting are currently recruiting for a Tool Maintenance Operative for a family run business in Wakefield. This role comes with great career prospects with the opportunity to progress to Supervisor.

Duties Include :

  • The use of conventional Toolroom equipment e.g. surface grinders, manual milling machines, lathes etc.
  • Ensure machine tools run at optimum efficiency, and provide solutions for improvement
  • Aiding with the de-bugging of new tooling.
  • The improvement of existing tooling.
  • The maintenance and repair of press tools.
  • Routine "clean and checks" to be done daily.
  • The setting and running of power presses
  • Ensure daily production targets are met
  • Ensure IFS production and scrap records are maintained
  • Ensure quality control procedures are adhered to
  • Ensure all company procedures are followed
  • The use of a pedestrian forklift
  • Ensure quality control procedures are adhered to.
  • To read and interpret technical drawings.
  • Ensure all company procedures are followed.
  • To teach any new starters/apprentices when required.

Health & Safety :

  • Ensure a high standard of housekeeping is maintained in your working area.
  • Ensure all guarding and safety equipment is in place and used when needed.
  • Personal protective equipment to be worn when required including safety glasses, steel toe cap boots etc.

PERSON SPECIFICATION

Skills, Experience and Knowledge :

  • Power Press Regulations certificate.
  • Time served craft apprenticeship in a similar discipline, or relevant experience.
  • The ability to work well under pressure.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Motivated individual who is flexible and willing to learn continuous best practice
  • Ability to demonstrate initiative and positive attitude.
  • Excellent organisational, time management and attention to detail skills.
  • Comfortable in being able work alone and/or within a team environment, contributing and sharing best practices, resources and ideas in order to continually improve.
  • Have the ability to work to set standards and procedures.

Job Type: Full-time

Required education:

  • Secondary education

This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/960516506

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