Toolmaker

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Wolverhampton
Salary
Competitive
Posted
27 Mar 2019
Closes
24 Apr 2019
Job Type
Apprentice
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Title: Jig and Fixture Technician

Salary On application

Location: Four Ashes, Staffordshire

Industry: Manufacturing

Hours: 39 hours per week

COMPANY

We are recruiting a Jig and fixture technician for a leading 1st tier automotive manufacturer and their state of the art brand-new facility. This is a great opportunity to join a rapidly expanding 1st tier automotive supplier.

Overview

To manufacture and modify assembly fixtures and locations from own knowledge opinions and print. To carry out repairs and maintenance to tooling including dies, jigs and fixtures within predetermined timescales.

Key Tasks/Responsibilities

* manufacture, repair and maintenance of existing jigs, fixtures and dies

* carry out engineering level modifications and changes to jigs fixtures and tooling

* support the maintenance technicians

* electrode maintenance and repair (including nut/stud feeders)

* TPM (scheduled maintenance)

* Special tooling including re-works tools and methods.

* To carry out other duties, including oak, relevant to the post which may arise thus ensuring a comprehensive and flexible service to the business and to the Department.

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Experience / Qualifications Required

* apprentice trained with a recognised engineering qualification

* Ideally with experience in assembly fixturing or press tooling.

* Experience in role related equipment such as: surface grinders, cylindrical grinders, lathes, milling machines, radial drillers, jig borers, handheld power tools, sine bars, slips, micrometres, Verniers, height gauges

* Fork lift truck and overhead crane licences would be advantageous

THE BENEFITS

* GBPon application

* 39 week

* growing company

* brand-new site

* pension

* healthcare