Tool Setter

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Tool Setter
Salary in the region of £23-£24K PA
8am-4:30pm Mon-Thurs 8am-1:30pm Friday
Skillection are delighted to be working with their exclusive manufacturing client based in Huddersfield.
They are seeking an aditional Tool Setter to work within their facility, setting, operating and maintaining press tooling which manufacature metal products in a very fast paced environment.
Principal Job Objective
To ensure that all change-overs are completed successfully to ensure that products are manufactured in an efficient way and in line with all appropriate quality and safety standards. To make adjustments to the manufacturing equipment when the products are moving out of the preferred specification envelope. To take part in improvement activities to support the business in being more successful.
Key Accountabilities
To change over production lines in an efficient and safe way
To set the parameters of the equipment to achieve the right quality standards
To adjust presses, rolling machines, slitters and transport mechanisms when it looks as though a problem might be developing
To correctly identify tooling issues and to work with other team members to resolve these when it looks as though a more serious problem might be developing
To take part in improvement activities
To support and advise the production Supervisor in planning change-over activities to support the production plan
To behave in a manner that is safe and that promotes good manufacturing practice
To assist in training Senior Operators to adjust equipment
To work with team members to improve the effectiveness of the change-over processes
To assist in training new setters
To work shifts or flexible working patterns when required
Necessary Requirements
To understand all safety rules
To understand all quality rules
To be able to set all equipment
To be able to adjust all equipment
To understand TPM and improvement processes
To liaise with visitors as necessary
To understand the technical processes
To operate manufacturing equipment when required
To give reasonable cover in operational areas when required
To work shifts or flexible working patterns when required
To be considered for this fantastic opportunity please submit your CV via the online instructions ASAP. This is an urgent requirement. GOOD LUCK