Tooling Engineer

  • Location:

    Rotherham, South Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Engineering & Manufacturing

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Steve Howarth

  • Contact email:

    steve.howarth@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/516481

  • Published:

    9 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-04-11

  • Startdate:

    12/03/2019 10:35:17

Tooling Engineer, Rotherham, permanent, 28-30 k per year

Good salary, long-term work, options for overtime

If you're an experienced Tooling Engineer, looking for permanent work, then we have just the opportunity for you.

Working for a manufacturing company, there is plenty of work here for the right person.

What's in it for you as a Tooling Engineer?

* 33 days holiday per year
* 9% pension contribution
* Free refreshments
* Health insurance
* X3 life insurance
* Free parking
* 75% disability insurance
* Long service awards

The main operating hours are Monday to Friday starting on a rotating shift basis of , 6-2, 2-10, 10-6. You'll work 40 hours per week with the option for overtime at the weekends.

Key responsibilities include:
* Ability to read 2D drawings and interrogate 3D CAD
* Using range of calibrated measuring devices to determine wear and deviation from drawings
* Understand the mechanics of mould / diecast tooling with sliding cores and ejector plates
* Ability to use surface grinding machines
* Ability to use a lathe and milling machine
* Be aware and understand Health and Safety requirements of using tool room equipment
* Laser welding skills preferred but training will be given to do small repairs to cores and die shut offs
* CNC machine program & CAM are good skills to have but not essential
* Maintaining systems of logging time and costs to jobs when completed
* Understanding the needs from production which dictate some jobs may require completion to meet customer demand in a given time period.

To be considered for the role you will have the following attributes:
* Ability to understand technical drawings
* Ability to be trained for CNC and CAM programming
* Effective problem solving capabilities and looking for better solutions to prevent recurring faults
* Excellent interpersonal skills that enable you to work with people at all levels when necessary support others as part of a team effort
* Commitment, drive and energy to make the company a great place to work
* Good organisational and planning skills to manage your time and to meet deadlines and objectives
* Personal commitment to improving your own knowledge and skills
* Clean, tidy and organised to maintain our 5S working environment

If you're an experienced Tooling Engineer and want to be part of a great team, then we would love to hear from you. With immediate start dates available, apply now and someone will be in touch.



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