Position : Toolmaker
Location : Sheffield
Salary : £25-30,000
Shifts : Rotating mornings and afternoons 6-2, 2-10
Time served CNC / Manual machinist, ideally with some toolmaking experience
Manufacture new tooling from drawings.
Manufacture and assemble press tool
Repair and service of press tooling
EDM experience beneficial
Tooling maintenance - machining and bench fitting, milling, grinding and turning.
Utilisation of measuring equipment to produce tooling / parts to drawing tolerance.
Testing / developing tooling prior to release.
Attending power press to identify or overcome problem whilst tooling is in a running condition, identify problem or requirements for improvements.
To assess the life of press tooling in order to manufactures spares parts that need replacing.
Always observe Health and Safety Regulations.
Skills and Abilities
Attention to Detail.
Good communication and interpersonal skills.
Ability to work independently or as part of a team.
Problem solving skills.
Experience with Heidenhain CNC controls preferred