Toolmaker

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Ref: 25159
Salary: £32k to £36k/annum

Job description

Toolmaker

CDM are delighted to be working with an international business who specialise in the design, development and manufacture of metal automotive components based in the North East.

Due to ongoing growth and an extremely positive year, there is an immediate, Permanent requirement for a Toolmaker to join the successful operation.

Key Responsibilities

Carry out effective maintenance and repairs so there is not an indirect effect on cost depreciation value of tools. Must complete all work within set timescales dictated by production/customer requirements. Evaluate repairs to determine whether it can be conducted in Press or whether this must be removed to Toolroom for essential maintenance and repair work. Communicate effectively with team, shift leaders, facility maintenance and press operations to ensure all issues are resolved correctly and in a timely manner. Estimate the length of time required to complete a job and create a repair plan which can be handed across shifts to ensure a timely and successful repair. Must complete all work reports to an accurate and detailed level.

Skills and Experience

The suitable candidate will be familiar with Press Tool Dismantling and Assembly, Mechanical problem solving and working to high tolerances. Experience in Transfer and / or Progression Tooling is desirable.

· Completed a Toolmaking or related Apprenticeship (Time Served)
· Must possess a ONC/HNC in Mechanical Engineering discipline

If you feel you have the relevant skills and experiences for this role then please click and apply, if you require any further details feel free to contact us.