Toolmaker

Recruiter
Terry Parris Associates
Location
Hastings
Posted
31 Mar 2019
Closes
26 Apr 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Toolmaker – Permanent – Hastings

To provide tool-making, repair and maintenance services as required to meet the needs of the Company’s manufacturing operation.

The role

* To provide finished product to a pre-determined specification and tolerance.

* Working together with your colleagues to achieve and meet Customer demand.

* Maintaining and improving your own professional knowledge and skill base as technology changes.

* Delivery of output through the application of technical mechanical engineering knowledge and the operation of a range of suitable machinery, tools and equipment.

* Working together with your colleagues to ensure adherence to working practice is within the requirements of any applicable Health & Safety legislation and/or Company Health and Safety policy.

* Planning and organising structured processes of manufacture to ensure in each case a timely and high quality output is achieved to exact specification and tolerance.

* Ensuring a 100% accuracy rate is achieved when transferring information and/or data from technical drawings or another operational data source is maintained to allow for accurate work and manufacture plans to be produced.

* Regular liaison with Designers and/or Customers to ensure exact requirement / demand is interpreted correctly by you and is clearly documented and included within your plan of manufacture.

* Provide any other engineering based work as specified by your line Manager and within your current skill range.

* To follow and to carry out any actions required by Company Policy and Procedure.

Candidate skills/experience;

* Ability to understand, interpret and work to technical drawings.

* Able to provide finished product to the correct specification and to 100% of demand.

* Experience of working within a busy Tool Shop operating to tight, well-defined deadlines and Customer demand.

* Manual handling experience – able to demonstrate knowledge of handling equipment / tools safely and to agreed policy.

* PC Skills – including MS Windows and Windows based software.

* Practical, working knowledge within an Engineering workshop environment – including safe work practice, use of appropriate hand and machine tools plus the usual associated work equipment to maintain Tooling/apparatus

Qualifications;

BTEC ONC in Mechanical & Production Engineering (or equivalent)

Apply through the link and we will call you to discuss the position in more detail

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