Toolmaker

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Warwickshire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
05 Oct 2017
Closes
02 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
We are currently recruiting an experienced toolmaker to make and maintain tools for a busy Press Shop on behalf of our Client.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES
Make progression tools, second op tooling, jigs and fixtures
On-going tool maintenance, troubleshooting and improvements

QUALITIES, KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
Read Engineering Drawings
Use a full range of Engineering measuring equipment
Use a range of general workshop machines, i.e. Lathes, Millers, Pillar and Radial Drillers, and Surface Grinders
Knowledge of 4-slide tooling and Simco preferable.
Work on own initiative, on verbal instructions, sketches or sample parts
Communicate effectively to own team and other departments
Understands the importance of a quick turnaround to keep production moving.

Other skills include:
Good organisational skills, and the ability to prioritise and multi-task
Attention to details
Proven efficiency with working practices

Full time position, 39 hours per week
Working hours: 7.30-16.30 (Mon-Thurs) and 7.30-12.30 (Fri)