Well established Manufacturing company in Johannesburg South (Lenasia) has a vacancy for a CNC Toolmaker.
The Toolmaker is responsible for developing and manufacturing of new moulds, as well as diagnosing, repairing and / or modifying all mould and tool related problems.
JOB DESCRIPTION :
Education & Experience :
Trade Tested / Red Seal Toolmaker
Minimum 3 years’ experience in similar position
Haas & Hurco Controls (CNC Machines)
Mould maintenance, repairs, modifications, etc Planned and breakdown. Once a mould is completed, to be present during start up at the machine to ensure mould runs as required, and quality is accepted and passed by QC
Tool maintenance and inspections during and between production runs
Attending promptly to machine stoppages or breakdowns in the production area
Maintaining quality of injection moulded products
Organizing raw materials, tool and cutter selection, programming, setting up and operation of conventional machines, and other equipment required to successfully complete jobs
Efficient operation of conventional lathes, milling machines, surface grinders, spark eroders, drill presses, bench grinders and any other tools and equipment required for the job
Housekeeping of your working area and cleanliness of machines. Routine cleaning of machines monthly
Providing expertise on development work (Product and mould design)
Identifying and sorting out safety areas of concern
Visual checking of manufactured articles on a spot check basis
Recording of all related reports in the format given to you by your manager
Shift hand over
Training of staff
Assisting in other departments when required
Key Performance Areas
Complete all required work within the deadlines, as per schedule of work
Develop and implement costing for every completed job separately on a spreadsheet
Develop and implement a mould history record
Ensure every job card is captured on Job Card Register, and filled out correctly for capturing
Develop and implement a stock list of cutters used on conventional machines. Maintain the minimum stock items monthly
Ensure machines are thoroughly cleaned monthly
Prioritizing work in order of urgency
Communication - Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing (including presentation).
Thinking process Ability to use judgement to make sound decisions.
Basic math skills.
Planning and Organizing Ability to identify the steps to be taken to achieve objectives.
Accountability Taking personal responsibility for actions.
Talent for multitasking, with superior attention to detail and organized.
Ability to work well both independently and in teams.
Ability to work well with others with diverse backgrounds and at various organizational levels.
Knowledge of Health and Safety.
Strong work ethic.
Reliable, responsible, committed.
The ability to read and write.
Skills to effectively manage time.