Nicholas Associates
07 Nov 2018
06 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Position: Tool Maker

Sector: Manufacturing & Engineering

Location: Sheffield

Salary: £26,000 to £30,000

Shift Pattern: Full-time Monday to Friday

Nicholas Associates (Engineering, Manufacturing & Technical) are recruiting on behalf of an engineering client for a Toolmaker, preferably with a Metals Manufacturing background to join their Sheffield based team.

The Role

* Manufacture new tooling when required to issued drawings
* Repair and service of (high speed) multi stage progression tools for production
* Preventative maintenance on tooling, all aspects of machining and bench fitting, i.e. grinding, turning and milling.
* Utilisation of precision/optical measuring equipment to maintain tooling to produce parts to drawing tolerance.
* Trying out tooling prior to release.
* Attending power press to identify or overcome problem whilst tooling is in a running condition.
* Report to those above to identify problem or requirements for spares /replacements or backup
* To assess the life of a press tool and to order any new parts or make new parts that need replacing.
* Replace pilots, probe pins, springs, designing and making special fixtures to fit to tools.
* Observe Health and Safety Regulation at all times.

The Person

The successful Toolmaker candidate must be self-motivated and ideally have the skills to:

* Manufacture new tooling when required to issued drawings.
* Repair and service tools for production.
* Sustain preventative maintenance on tooling, all aspects of machining and bench fitting.
* Utilise precision/optical measuring equipment to maintain tooling.
* Maintain press tool equipment.

The Company

A high volume, high speed manufacturing company, manufacturing in the region of 550 million components annually, exporting 82% of its products.

The Package

* £26,000 to £30,000
* Please note that this role will involve working a shift pattern (rotating early and late shifts)

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Key words: Doncaster, Rotherham, Sheffield, Barnsley, Metals manufacturing, Quality, Technical, Press Brake, Weld, Welding, Rivets, Tool, Toolmaker, Tool maker, components

Nicholas Associates Professional is a highly respected industry leading professional recruitment agency specialising exclusively in Executive Search and Selection, Construction, Engineering and Technical, and Finance and Accountancy roles across the UK and internationally. Working with many of the UK's most well-known client brands, we are passionate about matching the best talent to the best roles.

Nicholas Associates Professional is part of Nicholas Associates Group, a market leading partner of choice for talent management solutions, from Apprentice to Boardroom. For us, it's all about enabling people to be their best.

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