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Toolroom Technician

Job Reference: HQ31652 NEW_1522330502
Location: West Midlands
Discipline:/ Manufacturing and Production
Salary Range:

£13.75 to 16.62 per Hour + benefits

Job Type: Permanent

A Toolroom Technician is required for a well established manufacturing company based in Coventry. The company are looking to increase staffing levels within the toolroom department, offering a great opportunity to join a rapidly expanding business. Permanent job paying up to £29K with along with an OTE of £32K

Overview of the Toolroom Technician position -

Immediate response, fault finding and diagnosis of tooling issues whilst in use on presses

Toolroom Technician responsibilities include -

* Ensuring all press tools are fully optimised before or during use
* Respond to tooling issues as they occur whilst in use on the presses
* Fault find, diagnose and where possible, repair or rectify the issue without removing the tool
* Use of a 30ton crane to sling tools back and forth from the press shop to the toolroom
* Operating a stacker truck up to 13tons to move palletized tooling around
* General fabrication and welding of scrap shutes, brackets, guards, repairing transfer fingers etc
* Adhering to 5s principles and working practices within the department
* Ensure that all health & safety requirements are met and adhered to

The suitable candidate

The suitable candidate will have the following demonstrable skills -

* A background within press tooling, either maintaining tools or equipment
* Experience with fabrication and welding, to repair or refurbish damaged equipment
* An overhead crane & Forklift truck license (may consider previous in house license)
* Self-motivated, hardworking and hands on problem solver
* Experience of working to tight production objectives
* Understanding of lean manufacturing/continuous improvement process's/5S

The package on offer

Permanent contract with a 3 month probation period
Salary of circa £28.5K for the right person
OTE of £32K
Holiday package
Pension Scheme
Annual pay review

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

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