Jig & fixture Technicians required

02 Oct 2017
30 Oct 2017
Job Type
Contract Type
RMS Recruitment on behalf of one of our Global Automotive companies are looking to hire Jig & fixture Technicians on a permanent basis based in Cannock

Standard hrs are 39 (shift basis) + overtime staff benefits and a competitive salary.

The Jig & Fixture Technicians will manufacture and modify assembly fixtures and locations from own knowledge experience and print, carry out repairs and maintenance to tooling including dies, jigs and fixtures within predetermined timescales.

It is essential you have experience in role related equipment such as; Surface Grinders, Cylindrical Grinders, Lathes, Milling Macines, Radial Drillers, Jig Borers, Hand Held power Tools, Sine Bars, Slips, Micrometers, Verniers, Height Gauges . Die dismantling and assembly, crane slinging, gas spring maintenance and repair, tool polishing, design/MFR rework tooling, Mig, Tig and Arc welding, flamecutting, silver soldering, jig and fixture MFR/MNT experience and ability to read drawings.

The Jig & Fixture Techs will be apprentice trained with an engineering qualification, ideally with experience in Assembly fixturing / press tooling.

You will have a Safety First mind-set ,Methodical , Continuously looking to improve and have a keen eye for detail.

Key Tasks will include

* Manufacture, repair and maintenance of existing jigs, fixtures and dies.
* Carry out engineering level modifications and changes to jigs/fixtures and tools.
* Support to maintenance technicians.
* Electrode maintenance and repair (including nut/stud feeders)
* TPM (scheduled maintenance)
* Special tooling i.e. reworks tools and methods

RMS is an equal opportunities employer and recruits and promotes employees on the basis of suitability for the job.

If you are not contacted within 7 days of the closing date then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. We will keep your CV on file for any suitable vacancies that may arise in the future unless you contact us and request otherwise