Tooling Engineer

25000.00 - 28000.00 GBP Annual + GBP25000 - GBP28000/annum Plus Shift Allowance
02 Oct 2017
30 Oct 2017
Job Type
Contract Type
A well-established global leading specialist in aluminium diecasting manufacturing are looking to recruit for a Tool Room Engineer to support their in-house tool room function. You will be responsible for planned and preventative electrical maintenance.

Hours - Double Days

Suitable for: Mechanical Engineer, Maintenance Engineer, Shift Engineer, Multi Skilled Engineer

The Role

To provide a repair and maintenance service, including preventative maintenance routines where applicable. Covering the full range of press tools and casting dies & general machining on conventional machines on site to an acceptable level.

Responsibilities will include:

* Maintaining tooling to ensure first offs are produced to standard
* Feeding back into designs to update and improve technical drawings and documentation.
* Consult on producing new tools, types of repairs and maintenance to pre-determined standard times and estimates.
* Strip, clean and replace worn parts of tools.
* Manufacture of spare parts to ensure stock levels are maintained.
* Provide tool maintenance service.
* Competent operations of Lathes, Millers, Grinders, Presses.
* Work within tolerances described on individual drawings.
* Care of and accurate use of measuring equipment.
* Competent with all tool room duties.
* Maintain a safe working environment and comply with the Company's H&S Policy.
* Undergo training in line with personal development and company objectives.
* Be additional support to maintenance team to ensure plant reliability and efficiency.

The successful candidate for the Tool Room Engineers position will have the following:

3 - 5 years' experience working within a tool room - ESSENTIAL

City and Guilds qualification or apprentice trained - ESSENTIAL

Working with Die castings machines - Desirable

Manufacturing Workforce are responsible for placing skilled and in demand people on both a permanent and contract basis into the Engineering, Technical and Manufacturing sectors, from skilled Shop Floor Personnel and Specialist Engineers to Supervisory and Management positions. We operate from several prime locations throughout Central England and our Specialist Consultants will have an in-depth understanding of your skills and offer best advice on your next step!! We are always searching for the best talent, so if you know anyone, why not recommend someone to one of our professional team who will be more than happy to help