Toolmaker

Recruiter
Work Advisor
Location
Manchester, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
20 Sep 2019
Closes
02 Oct 2019
Ref
1269666528
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Toolmaker Isle of Man £31,800 + shift allowance + benefits Relocation assistance Our client is a leading manufacturer of controls and components for the small domestic appliance industry. With an excellent reputation for quality and a global footprint the business offers an excellent working environment and career prospects for the right person. They are recruiting a Toolmaker to be based on the Isle of Man. Working on a rotating shift basis, maintain the tooling and equipment required within the production departments. Also where applicable modify existing tooling and building new if required. Toolmaker Key Accountabilities Responsible for the efficient and effective servicing of high speed carbide progression press tooling. Conduct effective and efficient repairs to high speed carbide progression press tooling to minimise any loss in production availability. The manufacture of precision spare parts for tools from a variety of materials. Monitor and re-order replacement punches and dies to maintain stock levels. Implement modifications as requested by approved Engineering Change requests. Identify and implement continuous improvement opportunities to improve component consistency and production efficiency. Design and manufacture of prototype test equipment, fixtures & gauges. Contribute to the fault-find on bespoke production equipment. Toolmaker Skills / Experience Time-Served apprenticeship 5 years' experience in supporting a high volume manufacturing environment All aspects of general Toolroom machinery. Spark Erosion Technology (desirable) Wire erosion Technology (desirable) Ability to operate a High Speed Press (Desirable). Automation / Pneumatics/ Hydraulics (Desirable) Competently operate Toolroom machinery Ability to fault-find, and solve issues. Ability to work independently and as part of a small team. Willingness to assist in maintenance activities within the factory. This is a great opportunity for an experienced Toolmaker to join a leading business in their field. Please apply directly to this advert or talk to our Agency, WorkAdvisor on 02380 986171. We regret that we are unable to acknowledge all applications. Closing date 27 September 2019 ---------------------------------------- Salary additional info: holiday pay, shift allowance, pension ----------------------------------------

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