Toolmaker

Recruiter
Workforce Staffing Ltd
Location
Coventry
Salary
£30k - £325k pa + Plus additional benefits
Posted
08 Aug 2017
Closes
09 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A well-established international metals and industrial group, specialising in commodities, metals recycling, manufacture of steel, aluminium and engine products are looking to recruit for a Tool maker to join their team.

Salary: up to £32,500 p.a. across two shifts

Suitable for: Toolmaker

A position has become available for an experienced toolmaker to undertake tool room activities for our client who are a renowned manufacturer of pressed components to the automotive industry.

Day to Day duties will include the following:

To build, repair and maintain multistage progression and single stage press tools (Essential)

Producing new tools, repairs and maintenance to pre-determined times and estimates (Essential)

Strip, rebuild of tools for maintenance and re grind (Essential)

Provide tool maintenance service (Essential)

Die polishing and refurbishment (Essential)

Use of measuring equipment and operations of lathes, millers, grinders etc (Essential)

The successful candidate for the position of Tool maker will have the following experience:

- Strong toolmaking background in a power press manufacturing environment (Essential)
- Experience on multistage, single stage and draw tooling (Essential)
- Possess knowledge of working with steel, brass and aluminium (Essential)
- Competent in the operation of lathes, millers, grinders, presses, CNC Machines, spark eroders etc (Essential)
- Ability to use measuring equipment such as micrometes, verniers etc (Essential)
- Flexible to working rotating shifts and also have an excellent attention to detail (Essential)