Die Maintenance Technician

Posted 6 March by MTrec Recruitment and Training Easy Apply

The Company

Our client is a leading force in North East’s automotive manufacturing sector. Due to an increase in production they are now looking to recruit an experienced Die Maintenance Technician.

The Role

  • Working in the pressing die maintenance department as part of a team on a 3 shift system, the successful applicant will be required to:
  • Carry out trouble shooting/maintenance activities within the press shop production area including safe and effective working within production presses.
  • Carry out die maintenance / refurbishment and modification activities on press tools used to produce structural steel panels.
  • Direct liaison with production staff over press tool breakdowns and performance / quality issues.
  • Identify and resolve such problems by carrying out necessary repair action on line in order to maintain production when necessary.
  • Document die performance and quality concerns in appropriate log, together with diagnosis and repair details.
  • Apply and complete standard check lists.
  • Check markings/surface damage.
  • Clean off oil and grease and inspection of outside of die.

The Person

  • Die tool making background including:
  • Experience of grinding, stoning and small machine operation.
  • Experience of precision measuring equipment.
  • Press tool try-out background, including troubleshooting and resolution of technical problems, try out of press setting and operation.
  • Ability to work under production pressure and make effective problem diagnoses and repair in a timely manner.
  • An approved time served apprenticeship is preferred.

Reference: 34617234

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