Toolmaker

Posted 9 April by Prime Appointments Easy Apply
Toolmaker - c£29,494.40

A well established automotive component manufacturing company based in Witham are recruiting for a Toolmaker to join their team. For this role you will have previous experience as a Toolmaker, experience with high pressure die moulds and press tools and have used Surface grinding; Cylindrical grinding machines.

Toolmaker Duties:-
Support foundry production manufacturing cells in any capacity, carrying out repairs and maintenance to dies on and off machines;
Assist in ensuring that maximum production activities take place and then carrying out other toolmaking activities as required;
Full strip down of open and shut dies with sliding or hydraulic moving cores; shear tools
Welding and reforming pieces missing from die inserts;
Manufacturing jigs and fixtures; punches and core pins from drawings;
Assembling shot stems and tips;
Full maintenance of hydraulic cylinders, seal or shaft replacement and testing;
Removal of galve from dies on the die-casting machine;
Welding repairs on dies and reforming with die on the die-casting machine;
Changing broken core pins, broken shear tool punches on the die-casting machine;
Heat treatment;
Fitting of new inserts such as spreader and bushes;
Testing water-cooling channels and hydraulics on die casting tools;
Following foundry and company procedures.

Skills and experience needed for this Toolmaker role:-
Previous Toolmaking experience required;
Time served apprenticeship;
Experience with high pressure die moulds and press tools;
Surface grinding; milling and turning; spark eroding; cylindrical grinding experience.

Benefits for this Toolmaker role:-
Salary - £26,790.40 to £29,494.40 (including shift allowance);
Hours - 6:15am to 2:15pm Monday to Friday and 2:15pm to 10pm Monday to Friday alternating;
Pension;
Free car parking;
Overtime.

If you feel you have the right skills and experience for this Toolmaker role then please submit your CV via this website.

My name is Simon Clark and I work at the Witham branch of Prime-Appointments and I look forward to hearing from you soon.

Please note that if you have not been contacted within 7 days your application for this position has been unsuccessful.

Required skills

  • Automotive
  • Engineering
  • Engineer
  • Toolmaker
  • Tooling
  • Toolmaking
  • manufacturing
  • Tool maker

Reference: 34861368

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