Toolmakers / Die Maintenance Technician
Location - Telford
Salary – Extremely attractive + Shift Allowance - Double Days (6-2, 2-10)
As a Die Maintenance Tooling Technician you will be responsible for the maintenance & repair of high pressure die cast tooling to support a high volume production environment.
Responsibilities for the Toolmaker:
o Preparation and maintenance of existing die cast tooling
o Ensures all tooling is safe and production ready at the time returned for production use, following correct preventative maintenance (PM) process.
o Supports coordination of engineering changes and supports maintenance of spare parts.
o Prepares and tests tools by laying out / setting up / machining.
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.
Experience needed for the Toolmaker:
o Time served Toolmaking apprenticeship with experience working as a Toolmaker or Die Maintenance Technician with either a tool manufacturer or domestic toolroom.
o Experience of performing die maintenance, strip down, repair and re-assembly of die casting tooling is most desirable, however experience of plastic injection mould tool or similar will be considered
o Ability to read engineering drawings and use appropriate measurement equipment.
o Experienced in the use of hand tool skills and toolroom machinery and equipment : milling machine, lathe, surface grinder, bench grinder etc.
o Ability to follow and execute the preventative maintenance program.
o Able to manage and prioritise multiple tasks.
Benefits for the Toolmaker:
o Excellent salary plus shift allowance & paid overtime when available
o Company uniform, full PPE, on-site parking and canteen facilities
o Double Days (6am - 2pm 2pm - 10pm)
Opportunity for the Toolmaker:
This is a great opportunity for an experienced toolmaker or die maintenance technician to join an established globally recognised manufacturer in a role offering a competitive salary and great working conditions.
Please apply online or contact Sandeep Dhillon for a confidential conversation technical-network.co.uk
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