Tool Maker - Staffordshire to GBP30k

Recruiter
Verridian
Location
Burntwood
Salary
24000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Closes
30 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent

You have the ability to join a leading Automotive Components Manufacturer based in Staffordshire as a Tool Maker.

POSITION PURPOSE/MISSION:

Setup, adjust, and operate a variety of tool room equipment to manufacture, repair or modify tooling. Troubleshoot tooling with production operators and perform preventative maintenance.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Accredited tool maker apprenticeship or four to six years of diversified machine and tool making experience.
  • Ability to read blueprints, drawings and sketches

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience with metal stamping and/or cold forming tooling
  • Experience operating and programming CNC equipment
  • Experience with TIG and MIG welding

MAJOR ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Use precision measuring instruments, gauges or devices to verifying tooling, components, machine and production parts
  • Perform various PM work to tooling as required
  • Perform fabrication work
  • Set up and operate machine tools, such as lathes, mills, grinders and CNC equipment to machine parts to specifications.
  • Program CNC equipment to control path machining of tooling and machine parts. This is to include selection of cutting tools, machine speeds and feed rates and making adjustments for tool wear, material and machine wear.