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Toolroom Supervisor

Job Title: Toolroom Supervisor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Roscommon
Industry:
REF: 86479
Job Published: 7 months ago

Job Description

Toolroom Supervisor

Our client, a medical device company in Roscommon are currently looking to recruit a toolroom supervisor for their site.
The primary function of the Toolroom Supervisor is to coordinate activity in the toolroom to support Operations/Engineering Depts. The person will be expected to ensure all tooling is maintained to a high standard and available to meet business needs.

Purpose of Position:
The primary function of the Toolroom supervisor is to coordinate activity in the toolroom to support Operations/Engineering Depts. The person will be expected to ensure all tooling is maintained to a high standard and available to meet business needs.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Implement & maintain process to ensure tool cleaning/maintenance activity is appropriate for extrusion process and is not reducing tool life
  • Ensure tool cleaning process is efficient and executed to meet the daily plant schedule.
  • Provide training to Toolroom staff and encourage personal development with tool making skill progression
  • Develop acceptable tolerances for tooling and implement systems to identify noncompliance and facilitate the replenishment of same tooling with no impact to production scheduling.
  • Develop tooling designs with engineering to a customer specification
  • Manufacture New tooling in house where machine capability is available and coordinate external toolmaking vendors where required
  • Support/Drive Lean initiatives in particular SMED
  • Participate with teams in root cause investigation teams
  • Identify and recruit new employee as business needs.
  • Carry out tooling alterations to NPI and standard tooling in both preventative and reactive manners to support Engineering/Manufacturing requirements.
  • Support the fast turn tooling prototype business
  • Ensure all systems and policies comply with Vention Quality standards
  • Compliance to Tooling Preventative Maintenance program
  • Provide training to other Depts. to best practices when working with tooling
  • Take responsibility of all Toolroom equipment with respect t to Maintenance and H&S
  • Monitor and report area performance through KPI's
Person Specification:
  • Toolmaker should have completed a craft apprenticeship in Toolmaking with 5 years toolmaking experience. Extrusion toolmaking experience preferable.
  • Experience in CNC programming, Solidworks and CAD/CAM software.
  • Experience of the application and understanding of Problem solving techniques
  • Self-starter with good inter-personal skills.
  • Practical level-headed individual who is prepared to actively participate as an active member of the team.
  • The ability to troubleshoot process and equipment in a logical manner to resolve the issues.



For further information on this Toolroom Supervisor role in Roscommon please Aoife O Reilly contact on 091730022 / aoife@hero.ie
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