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  • £33042 - £35000 per annum
  • Redditch
  • Posted: 12/07/2019
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 025419652

Job Details

This diverse, successful automotive organisation has a requirement for a new Toolmaker to join its domestic toolroom and support manufacturing with the maintenance and repair of press tooling.


Salary: £15 per hour + 20% shift allowance

Shift: Double days with a night shift required 1 in every 3 weeks worked.


The preferred candidate will be an apprentice trained Engineer capable of working with good mechanical engineering skills, being able to help overhaul and maintain press tooling.

Duties and Responsibilities

o Service and repair tooling (strip down, clean, lubricate and rebuild)

o Support new project tooling from commissioning stages through to start of production

o Manufacture new tooling and ancillary spares

o Ensure company targets are met in respect of quality of parts produced

Experience and qualifications

o Apprenticeship or equivalent in an engineering discipline

o This is a hands on job requiring engineering skill levels to craft level or similar/higher

o Conversant with H&S rules, regulations and best practices

o Knowledge of manual handling

o Able to confidently work to engineering drawings

o Be confident and experienced in working with;

o bench fitting,

o turning,

o milling,

o surface grinding

o cylindrical grinding

o drilling

o welding / brazing / silver soldering

The opportunity:

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced toolmaker to be part of an expending business with both traditional and modern high quality machines. In return our client is offering a fantastic salary in a varied position, plus the opportunity to make a real contribution to the success and growth of the organisation.

Apply on-line or call Darius Barnes for a confidential discussion

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