Tool Maker

CSP Recruitment
05 May 2017
04 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We are looking for an experienced Tool Maker to work with a world leading manufacturer of precision injection mouldings in the South Leicestershire area. This is a permanent position.

Reporting to the Tool Room Supervisor, you will be required to manufacture precision mould tools using manual and CNC machines.

Job duties:

Responsible for the manufacture of high precision mould tools
Repair and maintenance of insert moulding tools and bolsters
Programming, setting and operation of our state of the art CNC sparking, wire and machining centres
Maintain high levels of housekeeping

Targets / KPI’s:
Repair and refurbishment of tools within agreed timescales
Manufacture of new tooling on time, on cost and to quality standard

Skills/knowledge required:

Profile / Skills Experienced in High precision Milling, Drilling, surface grinding, sparking (Sodick) and wiring (Sodick)

Understanding and experience of fitting and assembly of complex mould tools including their repair

Significant experience in the high precision mould tool manufacture

Ability to work to tight time scales without compromising quality and safety

CNC programming experience would be advantageous especially in Edgecam, Visi or Mazitrol

Experience of tool design, continuous improvement, and 5S would be advantageous

Must be self-motivated, adaptable and organised and be able to use your own initiative.

A positive can do attitude is encouraged and embraced

Hours of work are: Mon-Thurs 8am to 4.30pm and Fri: 8am to 1.30pm

Salary is dependant on experience