Toolmaker/ Tooling Repairs

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13 Apr 2017
13 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Toolmaker/ Repair Person, Permanent, Andover

£23,260-£30,140 + Excellent benefits package - Monday-Friday, 39 hours per week

Our Andover based Manufacturing client are urgently recruiting for a Toolmaker/ Repair Person to join their busy team. The successful applicant will have experience of working within a manufacturing environment and knowledge of working with a variety of materials, assembly techniques and components. The successful applicant will be an excellent team player with a good eye for detail and the ability to use a range of measuring equipment and interpret technical drawings as part of the design process.

Main Job Duties:

-Operate Mechanical Presses and ensure that press tooling within the department is carried out correctly

-To trial or repair tooling equipment as required

-To provide technical support to other areas of the production team as required

-To ensure tooling is repaired efficiently and returned to relevant departments

-To use a range of inspection, measuring & hand tooling equipment to carry out a range of setting and assembly techniques

-To have a strong understanding of grinding, milling & turning machines & troubleshoot any issues within the production area

-To check designs based on engineering drawings and ensure work areas are kept tidy

Person Specification:

- Experience in Mechanical Engineering & Grinding wheel regulations desirable as is knowledge of working within a manufacturing & production environment is essential

-A strong understanding of setting & assembly techniques is preferred

-The successful applicant will have an excellent attention to detail and good communication skills