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Toolroom Technician

Job Description

Job Title: Toolroom Technician

Department: Technical Department

Hours: Monday to Friday 08:00-16:30, 30mins unpaid lunch break

Location: Berry M&H, Industrial Area, Ellough, Suffolk, NR34 7TB

Purpose: To provide servicing, maintenance and repair of mould to ensure availability for production as required.

  • To work together with team in a flexible manner to achieve maximum productivity throughout the shift, liaising with the Shift Engineer to resolve problem areas.
  • To carry out mould servicing and repair to the required standard and timing to ensure tools are available for production on time and to plan.
  • To carry out minor tooling repairs, modification of ancillary parts as required.
  • To liaise with external contractors regarding external refurbishments.
  • To complete tooling records detailing all servicing and repair work carried out.
  • To ensure that the work area is maintained in a safe and clean condition in accordance with site BRC and 6S standards and always being mindful of H&S requirements.
  • To work as part of a team and using your own initiative in both planned and emergency breakdown situations.
  • The Job Holder must, at all times, undertake tasks with due regard to the health and safety of themselves, their co-workers and visitors, following Company Safe Working Practices and all hygiene rules.
  • Employees must plan and perform their work in accordance with the Company Safety, Health and Environmental Policy, standards and procedures; and in compliance with statutory provisions.
  • Comply with all corporate policies and procedures within the organisation.
  • Alert management immediately of any significant changes to business risks and internal controls effectiveness.
  • Notify management and/or Human Resources immediately of any breach.

Core Competencies:

  • Adaptability
  • Communication skills
  • Sound judgement skills
  • Able to manage risk
  • Personal accountability/ownership
  • Quality of work
  • Good Team Player
  • Reliable

Academic/Professional Qualifications (or equivalent qualifiers)

  • Mechanical engineer qualification (desirable)
  • Educated to GCSE Grade C level

Technical Skills, Knowledge, Systems Knowledge (and associated skill level)

  • Knowledge of plastics manufacturing industry
  • Engineering background / mechanical aptitude
  • Machining experience (desirable)
  • Knowledge of either ISBM, EBM, IM processing