Tool maker

Job Title: Tool maker
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Swansea
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BAXI IND 020819
Contact Name: blueArrow Swansea
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 02, 2019 16:07

Job Description

We are now recruiting for a Toolmaker to work with one of our clients based in the Pontardawe area.

This would be a full time permanent position.

Mornings 6am - 2pm
Afternoons 2pm - 10pm

Enhancements - Extra 9 hours per week extra in pay when completing morning and afternoon shifts
                        Additional 13 hours extra pay when completing night work.

Main Activities/Tasks:
  • Manufacture new tooling when required to issued drawings
  • Repair and service of (high speed) multi stage progression tools for production
  • Preventative maintenance on tooling, all aspects of machining and bench fitting, i.e.
         grinding, turning milling etc.
  • Utilisation of precision/optical measuring equipment to maintain tooling to produce parts to
        drawing tolerance
  • Trying out tooling prior to release
  • Attending power press to identify or overcome problem whilst tooling is in a running
       condition, report to those above to identify problem or requirements for spares
       /replacements or backup
  • To assess the life of a press tool and to order any new parts or make new parts that need.

If you feel that you have the attributes and drive to succeed in what is a challenging but
ultimately rewarding role, please submit your CV and we will be in touch asap.