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We currently have an exciting new opportunity for a Tooling Engineer to join a leading automotive technology company based in Northampton.
The role would be responsible for all aspects of performance solutions, such as liaising with purchasing and tooling suppliers, organising replacements and working with production engineering and design.
Tool store management, stock control experience and good understanding of machine cutting tools will be essential for this role
This role will include:
Monitor tool & consumable usage to maintain optimum stock levels for production.
Liaise with purchasing & tooling suppliers to reduce tooling costs and obtain alternative options.
Working with production engineering, & design, offer performance solutions to tooling issues.
Organise replacement and regrind of Tooling & monitor cost savings.
Support shop floor personnel with problem solving.
Promote a culture of process improvement across the team.
Raise Purchase requisitions using SAP for Tools & Consumables
Maintain tooling cost & spend records against budgets.
To assemble Tools for Shop Floor Machine Tools as per job pack
Measure Tool Assemblies accurately & update any changes required.
Ensure company procedures and policy are always adhered to.
Strive for Process excellence in all areas.
Embed 5S working practices.
Consider the health and safety, environmental and energy impact of all activities.
The ideal candidate will have the following:
In depth knowledge of Machine tooling, Backends & cutting technology
To be able to make judgements on tool wear & appropriate regrind levels.
Knowledge of tool assembly & measuring equipment such as Zoller.
Be able to carry out tool geometry inspection.
Basic computer skills, including previous use of SAP.
Change oriented and able to react quickly to any tool shortages.
Knowledge of stores management
Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.
Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.
You can not apply for this job as its status is Closed.