Miles Platts is a customer focussed, world leading manufacturer of precision, technical injection mouldings, bobbins and coil formers for the electrical, electronics & automotive industries, supplying components to production facilities all around the world. We are always looking for the right calibre of person to join our skilled team. If you share our passion for engineering excellence we want to hear from you.

Full Time Tool Maker
Added 27 Jun 2018
Due to both retirement and expansion we are currently recruiting for a qualified Tool Maker.
Here, at Miles Platts, we offer a friendly,clean and inviting,eviroment to work in.
Most of our staff have been with us for many years.
Please see below for the job description , send an email with any questions, include your phone number and we will call you for an informal chat :

 Function: To manufacture precision mould-tools using manual and CNC machines
  • Responsible for the manufacture of high precision mould tools
  • Repair and maintenance of insert moulding tools and bolsters
  • Programming, setting and operation of our state of the art CNC sparking, wire and machining centres
  • Maintain high levels of housekeeping

Profile / Skills:
  • Experienced in High precision Milling, Drilling, surface grinding, sparking (Sodick) and wiring (Sodick)
  • Understanding and experience of fitting and assembly of complex mould tools including their repair
  • Significant experience in the high precision mould tool manufacture
  • Ability to work to tight time scales without compromising quality and safety
  • CNC programming experience would be advantageous especially in Edgecam, Visi, or Mazitrol
  • Experience of tool design, continuous improvement, and 5S would be advantageous
  • Must be self-motivated, adaptable and organised and be able to use your own initiative
  • A positive can do attitude is encouraged and embraced                       
Targets / KPI’s: 
  • Repair and refurbishment of tools within agreed timescales
  • Manufacture of new tooling on time, on cost and to quality standard

To apply for this position please send a covering letter and your CV to
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