Injection Moulding Tool Maintenance Engineer

Taskmaster Resources Limited
£28k pa + excellent benfits
16 Oct 2016
14 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Injection Moulding Tool Maintenance Engineer - Minworth

- Hours of work are Monday to Thursday 07:30 to 16:30 then 07:30 to 15:15 on Friday - Banking 1 hour per week.
- During August and September hours of work are Monday to Thursday 07:30 to 16:30 with every Friday off

Salary up to £28,000 per annum

Tm Resourcing's Technical division are delighted to be working with a long established manufacturing organisation based in Minworth, Birmingham.

They are currently seeking skilled Injection Moulding Tool Maintenance Engineers to join their team. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a friendly growing exciting organisation. This is a busy, high volume FMCG manufacturing and assembly factory environment.

The successful candidate will be reporting to the Technical Manager and will provide a reliable and professional service ensuring all tooling and equipment is available to use as required to meet production plan across all aspects of the Business. Assist in developing and fostering a continuous improvement culture for site maintenance activity, continually seeking out cost reduction and efficiency improvement initiatives

Core Responsibilities and Performance Measures for this role:

- Provide Injection Mould tool repairs as directed
- Maintain all of all Injection Mould tooling as directed.
- Ensuring all Injection Moulding tools are running efficiently when in Production run mode.
- Responsible for the completion and recording of all TPM checks.
- Maintain a safe working environment ensuring all gangways are kept free from hazards and all componentry and equipment is stored in the correct location.
- Ensure that all Company procedures, paperwork and methods are adhered to and up to date
- Maintain all quality standards are met and appropriate departments informed of non-conformities

Other Responsibilities & Duties:

- Responsible for KPIs: OEE, efficiency, quality and conformance ensuring all work is completed safely and with relevant authorisation
- Undertake fault analysis and corrective actions when required
- Be an active member of the Plastic Processing Production team across all areas and support CIT activities on the shop floor
- Assist in Maintaining and updating component parameters and registers
- Assist in the repair of equipment with technicians and other setters where necessary
- Identify equipment not fit for purpose.
- Provide day-to-day support to peers and managers as required
- Ensure all pre-production checks are completed in accordance with agreed procedures
- Prepare for and assist in stock checks as required by the Company

Minimum Qualifications / Experience required:

- Time served apprentice in a Tool Room is essential with proven track record.
- Previous experience in repairing Injection Mould tools of varying sizes from 100Kg up to 10-Tonne working on equipment such as lathes, spark eroders, solvent baths, horizontal / vertical grinders & milling machines etc.
- Good mechanical knowledge with tool assembly and diagnosis experience
- Practical knowledge of Injection Mould Tool Design and Processes
- Diagnostic methodology in repairing tools
- Coaching and training of Setters and Technicians
- Experience of working within strict time limits
- Qualified to use Hoist / Lifting equipment
- Manage and control hazardous substances in accordance with appropriate legislation

Please note job activities are example of work involved. They do not purport to be a comprehensive list of all aspects of the major task. Full job specification available upon request.

To be considered for this fantastic opportunity please submit your CV ASAP. Good Luck