Toolmaker - Press Shop

Darlaston, West Midlands, England
£24250 - £28250 per annum
25 Jan 2018
22 Feb 2018
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Contract Type
Full Time
This engineering company are looking to strengthen their engineering team with the appointment of an additional toolmaker. The successful applicant will provide additional support press shop activities. The role will involve the refurbishment, repair and manufacture of all types of power press tooling.

Job description
You will be responsible for maintenance and refurbishment of Tools, Jigs and Fixtures to ensure availability for production. This task will include but is not limited to;
- Diagnosis of tooling faults using information supplied by Toolsetters and physical evidence existing.
- Repairs, maintenance as required.
- Preparation of new tooling (as supplied by sub-contractors) for trials and for volume production.
- Proving of new tools.
- Occasional manufacture of new tooling, jigs and fixtures

Personal specification
The successful applicant will need to be experienced in all toolroom activities displaying a full range of manual skills. A less experienced applicant may be considered if the potential for development can be demonstrated.

Salary will be negotiable and will be reflect the skills and experience of the applicant.

- Hours of work are Monday - Thursday 7- 16 with 30 minutes lunch and Friday 7-12.
- Overtime will be required on occasion and will be dependent upon the needs of the company.
- Holidays- 28 days rising to 33 days over first 5 years.
- Pension- automatic enrolment to the membership of the NEST Contributory pension scheme after 3 months service

The company is located in Darlaston, within two minutes of M6 J9. (WS10 8XB)

They are a family run SME with a multi-million pound turn over employing over 40 personnel. They have a wide range of their own proprietary products and they also serve customers product areas including, access safety products, vehicles, lock and door products, lighting columns and domestic appliances.

Next step.
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