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Tooling Technician

  • Location: Plymouth, Devon
  • Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Bens
  • Contract hours: FullTime

Job provided by Orion Electrotech

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About the job

Do you have experience in the maintenance and repair of injection moulding tools?

If so, we have an opportunity for a creative Tooling Technician/Mould Maintenance Technician to join our highly skilled team.

Our client is a leading engineering company specialising in the design, development and manufacturing of medical devices.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the manufacturing, customisation and repairing of parts.

Reporting directly to the Toolroom Manager, you will provide toolroom based support for the maintenance and repair of plastic tools and equipment.
This is a shiftbased role on a 3 on, 3 off basis with permanent hours of 07:00 19:00 with a generous shift allowance.

The ideal candidate will;
Have served an apprenticeship or equivalent in a mechanical engineering capacity
Be experienced in repairing and maintaining injection moulding tools
Be experienced in using manual mills and lathes
Have good communication skills and be IT Literate

As our Mould Maintenance Technician, you will;
Economically utilise time and inhouse facilities to produce and repair moulding tool parts. Give engineering support for production.
Utilise skills associated with cylindrical and surface precision grinding, milling, turning, polishing and laser engraving. Manufacture of jigs and fixtures to support production.
Comply with Good Manufacturing Procedures, safe working practices and the requirement for high standards of housekeeping in the toolroom and in any other areas where toolroom work is undertaken.
Comply with all Safety Lockout and work warning systems.
Be prepared to respond to emergencies by working overtime as required by the Tooling Engineer and/or Engineering Leader.
Maintain spares records to facilitate replenishment and cost control.

In return you can look forward to a rewarding career, great benefits package, collaborative working and opportunities to expand your skills in this fast moving, dynamic and agile business.

Orion Electrotech Ltd acts as both an Employment Business and Employment Agency and complies with the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations Act 2003.

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