Toolroom Team Leader


  • £35000 - £40000 per annum
  • Telford
  • Posted: 18/03/2020
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 025419898

Job Details

Jog Title: Toolroom Team leader
Shift: Permanent Weekends
Salary: Up to £40000

Overview:

o The Tooling Die Maintenance Team Leader is responsible for the maintenance of the tooling along with supporting the Toolroom Supervisor in the smooth running of the Toolroom.
o The Toolroom Die Maintenance Team Leader will have a wide and varied role from attending unplanned breakdowns on tooling equipment to implementing daily preventative maintenance, working as a team or on an individual basis to achieve the company goals.
o The Toolroom Die Maintenance Team Leader will be responsible for the handing over of accurate information and on-going work priorities for the oncoming shift, meeting with the oncoming team leader at the end of the shift.

Responsibilities:

Core duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
o Preparation and maintenance of existing tooling according to requirements.
o Effectively identifies day to day tooling issues and implements corrective action where required.
o Cleaning of all production tooling to ensure on time delivery and ensure targets are met
o Ensures all tooling is safe and production ready at the time returned for production use, following correct preventative maintenance (PM) process.
o Ensures Supervisor is advised when assignments cannot be completed as planned.
o Supports coordination of engineering changes and supports maintenance of spare parts.
o Prepares and tests tools by laying out / setting up / machining.
o May design / make tools / templates to produce prototype parts of various materials including generating bill of material and complete fabrication and validation.
o Verifies conformance of machined and/or repaired tools to specifications by checking dimensions / clearances / alignments.
o Engineer and manufacture of machine parts and tooling as required i
o Fits and assembles parts and test completed tools for proper operation.
o Sets up and carefully monitors tools and performs inspections prior to removing tooling from the machine.
o Follow up repair work by seeking feedback from the production and quality departments and completing a record of the work undertaken.
o Ensuring concise information is shared between the three shifts and Supervisor.
o To manage and prioritise labour to tooling breakdowns in accordance to the production department requirements.
o Monitor the use and stock level of spare parts, reporting when spares need to be re-ordered.
o Carry out weekly 5s audits and ensures actions are completed.

Person Specification:

o Time served apprentice toolmaker.
o Excellent hand tool skills. (hand tools will be supplied)
o Ability to read and understand engineering drawings.
o Experience in working with Toolroom equipment including overhead cranes.
o Experience in Inspection equipment. (micrometer, height indicator, etc.),
o Experienced in using milling machine, lathe, surface grinder, bench grinder, rockiniser etc.
o Ability to follow and execute the preventative maintenance program.
o Strong communication skills at all levels within the business.
o Able to manage and prioritise numerous tasks.
o Experience in manufacturing environment.

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