Tool Maker

23 Mar 2021
12 Apr 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
We are looking for a full time Tool maker in the wednesbury area for one of our local clients.

Maintenance and refurbishment of Tools, Jigs and Fixtures to ensure availability for production.

Relationships :

* Responsible to: Tool Room Cell Leader

* Responsible for : Apprentices when required and agreed

* Liaison with : Cell co-ordinators, Production Cell Leaders, Tool Setters, Quality Engineer, Account Managers, Works Manager and Manufacturing Director

Main Tasks of job :

Diagnosis of tooling faults using information supplied by Toolsetters and physical evidence existing

1. Repairs, maintenance as required.

2. Preparation of new tooling (as supplied by sub-contractors) for trials and for volume production.

3. Proving of new tools.

4. Occasional manufacture of new tooling, jigs and fixtures

To assist with the training and development of Toolmaker apprentices. Demonstrating and coaching of craft skills, machining techniques, measuring methods etc.

The above is not an exhaustive list of duties and the nominee will be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by the changing role within the organization and overall objectives of the business.

Performance Measures

* Tool repair turnaround time.

* Tool maintenance quality.

* Tool reliability.

* Acquisition of new skills and competences.

* Maintenance of Housekeeping standards

If you are successful you will be contacted within 5 working days