Toolmaker

Posted 4 days ago by Bolton Recruitment Ltd

Location:
IP32, Rushbrooke, Suffolk
Salary/Rate:
£25,000 - £27,000/annum
Posted:
4 days ago
Agency:
Bolton Recruitment Ltd

Company Profile:

  • Highly regarded, established & growing business
  • Global leader in the design and manufacture of purpose-built machines
  • Part of an established group of companies
  • Varied client base 
  • State of the manufacturing facility


Job Profile:
As the successful Toolmaker, your primary role will be modifying and repairing injection mould and die cast tooling and occasional producing new tooling when needed.

Duties:

  • Repair, modify and maintain existing production tooling
  • Manufacture new injection mould / die cast tools from technical drawings 
  • Manual & CNC machining including Milling, Turning & Grinding
  • Maintain a high standard of cleanliness in the tool room
  • Suggest any possible improvements to tooling or processes, for assessment by Tooling and Design Manager
  • Operate tool maintenance programs referring to the production plan to ensure tools are prepared and cleaned ready for production and maintained to a high standard
  • Log completed tool maintenance and repair work using the systems and databases provided
  • Ensure correct marking and labelling of tools
  • Ensure all stock items, tool inserts and spare parts are returned to the correct location and stored safely
  • Be proactive in continuous improvement, suggesting improvements in productivity and efficiency
  • Good housekeeping (5S) – ensure that the factory and surrounding areas are kept tidy and within health and safety guidelines


Skills & Experience:

  • Experience of injection mould & die cast tooling would be ideal
  • Manual & CNC machining including Milling, Turning and Grinding
  • Previous Toolmaking experience


Hours of work:

  • 40hrs pr/week
  • Monday to Friday
  • Days
Type:
Permanent
Contract Length:
N/A
Job Reference:
1575
Job ID:
212347883
Applications:
Less than 10

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