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Toolmaker (Mould). Job in Winsford FOX8 Jobs

Winsford, Cheshire
£35,000 to £39,000
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
Toolmaker - Job Summary: We re supporting our client, a leading plastics manufacturer based in Winsford, who are looking for a Toolmaker to join their growing team. The successful Toolmaker will have experience in the maintenance, servicing and repair of injection mould tools Salary: £35,000 rising to £39,000 after probation Benefits: To be discussed at interview Job Type: Permanent Location: Winsford Job Start date: ASAP Responsibilities: Maintenance service and repair of injection mould tools Construction and servicing of injection mould tooling Machine shop work Competent use of all tools and equipment necessary for task completion To drive business performance via completion of technical tasks/activities related to optimising uptime of machines, tools, equipment and services To contribute to the identification and development of standardised working practices that optimise health, safety and environmental standards, quality performance, speed (adherence to schedules), cost and people development and performance across all technical areas To develop, optimise and record activities to ensure optimum performance can be achieved across all technical areas To proactively drive performance through the use of improvement techniques To minimise downtime through prompt reactive attendance, resolution and recording of machine, tool, process issues To ensure all activities comply with the sites HSHE policy and systems. To manage risk assessments and safe systems of working associated with all activities including any training and Continuous Improvement activities undertaken To ensure the assets within the manufacturing area are maintained, repaired, serviced and set to meet specification and customer requirements with regard to product quality and optimise plant efficiency at all times To ensure that all records and documentation are completed and maintained to ensure compliance with company policy and procedure To drive personal and team performance related to proactive and reactive technical activities to optimise efficiency and minimize waste To identify equipment, process and method performance improvements and prioritise and complete corrective actions To take responsibility for the identification of personal training needs as part of personal development plans Actively contribute to the implementation of the SAMS methodology throughout the business To play an active role in the SAMS MBU meeting structure To carry out any other duties, for which they have the relevant skills and experience and in which they can perform safely About You: Numerically and literally competent Time Served Apprenticeship. C&G Parts 1&2 NVQ Level 3 17th Edition desirable Knowledge of construction and servicing of injection mould tooling desirable Knowledge of processing issues and corrective actions desirable Knowledge of tool change process desirable Knowledge of Plant Services i.e. Pumps, Air Compressors & Water Chillers Knowledge and understanding of automated equipment Lifting and slinging. Basic machine shop knowledge A technical understanding of the operation and process setting of moulding machines and of, tool setting, overhead cranes, the setting of robots and material conveyors Technical writing skills sufficient to produce process packs to agreed standards Competent use of all tools and equipment necessary for task completion Able to operate, read and interpret key measuring equipment Ability to operate iScala & Mattec to enable accurate and correct recording of work order, scrap and downtime data Personal protective equipment applicable to the area, environment and process of work. Fully conversant with SAMS Must have a full understanding of CI/Lean principles and other world class manufacturing tools and techniques. Must have excellent knowledge of all manufacturing processes, including the inspection, finishing and packaging of injection moulded products. Must be an excellent communicator and a catalyst for change Job Application: If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply with your full CV - or call us now. Whilst this position may not be of interest to you or suit your skills and experience, please don t hesitate to get in contact with a member of the team at Willcox Matthews to understand how we can support you. Willcox Matthews Recruitment Ltd acts an employment business for permanent and contract roles. By completing the application process, you agree to the terms outlined in our Privacy Notice and that Willcox Matthews Ltd may contact you in connection with your application in relation to Willcox Matthews providing you with work-finding services. Our Privacy Notice can be viewed under the privacy tab on our website. We take your application seriously and we make every effort to respond to all applicants. Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK
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  • Job Reference: 707260589-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Willcox Matthews Ltd
    Willcox Matthews Ltd
  • Location: Winsford, Cheshire
  • Salary: £35,000 to £39,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: TBD at interview
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent