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We are looking for a Toolmaker to join our current team. You will have undertaken a recognised apprenticeship in tool making/machining. You will be required to work from tool drawings, sketches or verbal instruction in the manufacture of jigs, tools and equipment.

Person Specification

Education and Qualifications:
• A good standard of education
• Recognised apprenticeship in Toolmaking/Machining
• Emphasis on Mathematics/Engineering/Technology

Previous Experience:
• Toolmaking role(s) in a manufacturing environment
• Able to achieve results quickly and accurately
• Creative and innovative with an ability to challenge ideas
• Ability to work well as part of a team
• Able to work with minimal supervision from own initiative
• Enthusiastic, reliable, honest and conscientious
• Good communicator with strong interpersonal skills
• Be prepared to learn new skills
• Good timekeeper

In line with GDPR regulations, by applying for this role, you consent for Eminox Ltd to hold your personal data in relation to the job application you have applied for. This information will be shared between HR and the Recruiting Manager. If you are successful in the role, your information will be stored on our HR database/personnel files/payroll. If you are unsuccessful in the role, your details will be held for a period of 12 months in the recruitment folder and then destroyed.

Key Responsibilities

• Working to company procedures to ensure a safe working environment
• Able to operate Toolroom equipment, including:

• Manual lathes and milling machines
• CNC lathes and milling machines
• Surface grinder
• Radial arm and pillar drills
• Wire EDM
• Other workshop equipment/machinery

• Gaining an appreciation of CAD
• Manufacturing parts for tools, jigs and fixtures to fine tolerances from drawings, sketches and verbal instructions
• Assisting in solving development problems
• Assembling and testing new tooling
• Carry out planned maintenance on jigs and tooling
• Provide breakdown cover for production tooling
• Writing operational instructions for new tooling
• Recording results of new tooling and proposing improvements as required
• Repairing, remaking and enhancing existing tooling
• Maintaining housekeeping standards within the Manufacturing Engineering Workshop

As our employee you will ensure that all environmental, health and safety requirements are met. These include:

• Comply with Health & Safety policy and standards
• Take personal accountability for your own safety at work
• Take reasonable care for your colleagues’ health and safety
• Identify and report hazards, incidents and accidents
• Keep work areas clean and tidy

Use all equipment in a safe manner, observing the duty not to misuse or interfere with anything provided in the interests of health and safety.

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