Toolmaker

  • Job Reference: 620220115-2
  • Date Posted: 9 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Anglian Home Improvements
  • Location: Norwich, Norfolk
  • Salary: £28,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

We have an opportunity in our Engineering Tool Room for a Toolmaker. You may be qualified or experienced in another Engineering discipline such as CNC Machining and have milling and turning skills or maybe grinding and lathe CNC skills and are looking for a new role?

Our Tool Makers have an important role in our Manufacturing Plant and help keep production running, through maintenance and the making of "one of a kind" parts for the factory. You will work in a small team all dedicated to engineering and the engineering process within manufacturing.

The ideal candidate will demonstrate excellent tooling skills or has maybe worked in the die making industry, have an Engineering background, with good knowledge of extrusion tooling or plastic tooling manufacture. The role is workshop based and is situated on site.

We are offering 31 days holiday increasing to 33 days after 2 years' service. We offer additional well-being perks and benefits to our staff, including your birthday off each year, Perk Box, access to a remote doctor 24/7, discounted gym memberships and time off to volunteer to what matters to you.

Responsibilities

Support for the extrusion tooling strategic plan.
Production of 'one of a kind' extrusion tools & components.
Delivery to required timescales & deadlines.
Conversion of CAD to CAM to support tool manufacture.
Support to; Extrusion Technicians, Project Engineers & Designers as required.
Ownership/responsibility for complete tool unit, manufacture, finishing & assembly.
Qualifications

Tool making or equivalent apprenticeship
CNC milling, manual turning, grinding, wire erosion & spark erosion
Benchwork & assembly skills
CAD/CAM capabilities
Basic IT skills
We are certified as a Covid-19 secure employer - having complied with Government's guidance on managing the risk of Covid-19.

Through Anglian's value to "Succeed Together" we are committed to Equality and Diversity. We recruit the 'best person for the job' regardless of age, race, colour, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, or disability - creating an inclusive working environment and culture for all our employees