Tool Room Manager

Recruiter
Tomdunn
Location
Redditch
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Mar 2019
Closes
15 Apr 2019
Sector
Engineering
Job Type
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Tool Room Manager - This position is an excellent opportunity to join an extremely successful organisation. Our client is an industry respected company based in the Redditch area, supplying the aerospace, oil and gas and high tech engineering sectors.

Reporting to the Factory Manager you will design and manufacture tools to enable the production of presswork with hand presses, bowers and power presses. The Tool Room Manager will be responsible for maintaining tools to ensure continued production to drawing, you will assist with the production and maintenance of tooling for CNC machines and work closely with production department and quality department to ensure stringent quality requirements and processes.

The successful candidate will work towards the company continuous improvement initiatives, collaborate with sales office on customer requirements and work closely with NPI manager in order to ensure production deadlines are met.

It is essential that applicants have the ability to understand and interpret technical drawings, a good knowledge of CAD packages, EDM operation, use of conventional machining and cutting equipment eg millers, lathes, grinders and is experienced in a range of materials in a tight tolerance environment.

Attention to detail, excellent communication skills, use of initiative and a positive attitude are all skills required for this role. Previous experience in aerospace manufacturing environment and use of machining centres would be an advantage.

We are only able to contact shortlisted candidates, thank you for your interest