Toolmaker

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Cannock
Salary
Competitive
Posted
10 Oct 2017
Closes
07 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Job Type
Apprentice
Contract Type
Permanent
We are looking for a time served Apprentice Toolmaker to work for a well known tier 1 supplier to the automotive industry.

To carry out repairs and maintenance to all tooling including dies, jigs and fixtures within predetermined timescales.

Equipment used and Technical Expertise required:

Surface Grinding machines, Cylindrical Grinding machines, Lathes, Milling machines, Pedestal Drilling machines, Radial Drilling machines, Jig Boring machines, Hand Held Power tools, Various Hand Held manual tools, Sine bars, Slip gauges, Micrometers, Height gauges

Experience in some or all of the above equipment usage is desirable, along with 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.

Apprentice trained with an engineering qualification, ideally with experience in Transfer and Progression press tooling. In addition, proven fault finding experience, is a prerequisite. Fork lift truck and overhead crane licences would be advantageous