Tool Maker

Posted 29 May 2024
Salary £30000 - £34000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Contact NameWilliam McCann

Job description

Tool Maker

Stourport On Severn

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £30,000 - £34,000

Are you an experienced professional in tool making looking to take your career to the next level? On offer is the chance to join a leader in the plastic's extrusion industry. My client is seeking a dedicated and skilled Tool Maker to contribute to their manufacturing processes.

Tool Maker Responsibilities:

  • Assembling, fitting, and repairing tools.
  • Following engineering drawings to measure and mark out the design for the tool.
  • Using machinery such as lathes, presses, milling machines, and grinders to cut and shape the tools.
  • Utilizing 2D and 3D computer-aided design and manufacturing software (CAD/CAM).
  • Monitoring the tools used on the manufacturing line to ensure efficient run rates and identify necessary repairs or possible improvements.
  • Attending machine breakdowns to identify the root cause and solve the problem.
  • Assisting with tool maintenance.

Tool Maker Qualifications:

  • Proven experience in tool making, preferably within a plastic's extrusion or manufacturing setting.
  • Strong understanding of tool making processes, machinery, and materials.
  • Ability to read and interpret technical drawings and specifications.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Good communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a team.
  • Knowledge of safety standards and practices related to tool making.

On Offer:

  • Opportunities for professional growth and development.
  • A supportive and collaborative work environment.
  • State-of-the-art facilities and equipment.