Our client, a well established manufacturing company based in Gloucester, are looking to recruit a Toolmaker / Die Maintenance Engineer paying a salary of up to £31,500 per annum plus benefits.
Job Title: Toolmaker / Die Maintenance Engineer
Salary: £31,500 per annum plus overtime
Hours: 06.00 - 14.50 or 16.20 - 01.05
Benefits: 25 days holiday (plus stats), Pension, Free Parking
The Toolmaker / Die Maintenance Engineer will be responsible for the maintenance and repair of press tooling, as well as identifying and carrying out modification to press tools where necessary. Other duties will include new press tool making and trying out new press tools. You will also liaise with production teams in regard to tooling problems and help to reduce any issues.
Skills/Experience and Qualifications
Tool making apprenticeship
Welding skills would be an advantage
Competent use of mills and grinders
Experience of press tooling (especially, draw and progression)
Knowledge of material properties for problem solving.
The successful candidate will be enthusiastic towards solving tooling problems, enjoy working in a busy environment and must be able to prioritise their workload to meet production demands.
In return you will benefit from working for a leading organisation within their field, who offer excellent benefits package and a good working environment.