Location Cheltenham
Job-type Interim / Contract
Salary £11 - £12
Contact Anna Hinton
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Email anna.hinton.6279E16A6.0@applythis.net
Reference 97527

Toolmaker Machinist



£11 - £12 P/H

Toolmaker Machinist required by industry leading engineering company, on a part time basis to support with a project. The role will be based in Cheltenham, however there will be a requirement to attend initial training in Surrey which is anticipated to last 4 - 6 weeks. Accommodation for the training period will be provided.

Main Duties:

  • Operating manual lathes mills and grinding machines
  • Routine servicing and regrinding of tools
  • Carrying out repair and maintenance of press tools when required
  • Supporting new project tooling into production
  • Adapting current machining processes  so that quality targets are met
  • Maintaining high standards whilst meeting customer deadlines.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the following:

  • The ability to work from blueprints, schematics and manuals.
  • Previous experience in a tool making role
  • Experience of using manual lathes and grinding machines
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • An understanding of cost and budget for tooling