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Tool Setter / hanger

Tool Hanger / Setter

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Tool Hanger / Setter to work within a well-established company based In Ashford – Injection moulding and toolmaking business. This is a permanent position offering genuine career progression opportunities.

Tool Hanger / Setter duties

  • Operating moulding machines
  • Performing tool changes, tool trials
  • Basic Machine maintenance
  • Injection tools maintenance
  • Work as part of the technical team

Tool Hanger / Setter required experience and competencies

  • Experience operating moulding machines
  • Experience on tool changes would be advantageous but not essential
  • Able to ensure the parts produced meets the company standards
  • Work alongside toolmakers for trials and repairs
  • Able to work as part of a team, unsupervised

Any necessary training will be provided by the Technical team

Tool Hanger / Setter shifts and pay

  • Monday to Friday
  • 40 hours per week
  • 20 days holiday + Bank Holidays per annum. This increase progressively to 25 days + Bank Holidays within the first 5 years of service
  • Negotiable depending on experience (aprox £12 ph)

In this role you will be part of a small, friendly team working for a family run business -Plastic fabrication with more than 50 years experience.

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Tool Hanger / Setter

Tool Hanger / Setter

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Tool Hanger / Setter to work within a well-established company based In Ashford – Injection moulding and toolmaking business. This is a permanent position offering genuine career progression opportunities.
Tool Hanger / Setter duties
* Operating moulding machines
* Performing tool changes, tool trials
* Basic Machine maintenance
* Injection tools maintenance
* Work as part of the technical team
Tool Hanger / Setter required experience and competencies
* Experience operating moulding machines
* Experience on tool changes would be advantageous but not essential
* Able to ensure the parts produced meets the company standards
* Work alongside toolmakers for trials and repairs
* Able to work as part of a team, unsupervised

Any necessary training will be provided by the Technical team
Tool Hanger / Setter shifts and pay
* Monday to Friday
* 40 hours per week
* 20 days holiday + Bank Holidays per annum. This increase progressively to 25 days + Bank Holidays within the first 5 years of service
* Negotiable depending on experience (aprox £12 ph)
In this role you will be part of a small, friendly team working for a family run business -Plastic fabrication with more than 50 years experience.

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Yard Operative

Yard Operative/ General Operative needed in Ashford

This is an ongoing role Monday to Friday plus short Saturday

Rate of pay £10.50 ph

Immediate start

In this position you will be working for a metal recycling plant

In this position you will be working outside in all weather conditions

Duties:

* Placing cooper into bales

* Stripping and dismantling products

* Operating Machinery and tools

* General Yard duties

Hours and salary

* Monday to Friday 07.30 to 17.30

Saturday 07.30 to 12.00

* Late shifts available 15.00 to 0.00

Flexibility is required

Salary £10.50 per hour

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HGV Technician/Fitter

Position: HGV Technician/Fitter 40 Shift

Location: Irene House, Unit 7 Wyvern Way, Henwood Industrial Estate, Ashford, TN24 8DW

Line Reporting Manager: DepotManager

Salary: From £29702.40 to £35000.00 + Overtime

Shift Pattern: Rotating; week earlies and week lates

06:00 to 14:00 Monday to Friday

11:00 to 19:00 Monday to Friday

Principle Duties and Accountabilities:

The primary responsibilities of HGV Technicians/Fitters include providing routine maintenance and repairs to equipment and vehicles of different manufactures and models. The other main duties and responsibilities include:

  • Performing planned and reactive repairs to heavy goods vehicles, trailers, plant, and other vehicles in the company fleet
  • Performing planned inspection and general preventive maintenance services such as MOT Prep and Lube Service
  • Performing regular Defect Repairs
  • Working within the team to help diagnose fault to completion of repair.
  • Competent in completing relevant electronic documentation and paperwork as required to defined standards
  • Maintaining inventory in the workshop and cleanliness from oil spills and dust
  • Providing in-house training to recruits and trainees
  • Providing repair services on the road in case of emergencies

Roles and Responsibilities:

The HGV Technician/Fitter requires specialised vehicle knowledge and organisational skills with the ability to work under pressure with constant deadlines. A successful HGV Technician/Fitter will also have various prerequisite skills that include:

  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment and demanding situations
  • Ability to perform well independently and as part of a team
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to follow written or spoken instructions
  • Capable of following the repair process from fault analysis to completion
  • Ability to work under tight instructions and concentrate over long periods of time
  • Excellent understanding of vehicle technology
  • A strong commitment to the industry and keen knowledge of the latest technology relating to HGVs
  • Keen awareness of health and safety standards of vehicles
  • Excellent problem-solving and practical skills
  • Attend staff and training meetings when required

Qualifications / Competency:

  • You must have a minimum of 3 years industry experience of a Level 2-3 S/NVQ working with heavy goods vehicles. Though may suit newly qualified through transition.
  • Qualified – City and Guilds Level 3 in Heavy Vehicle Mechanics or (Level 3 S/NVQ or equivalent), also preferably IRTEC Trained and Certified.
  • You must be accustomed to performing light repairs and commercial maintenance operations.
  • Additional experience working with maintenance tools, hydraulics, 12/24v electrical systems and computer systems relating to vehicles are preferable.
  • HGV license holder would be beneficial but not essential.

HGV Technician/Fitter Health and Safety Responsibilities are:

  • To understand and comply with the company health and safety policy
  • To influence and promote a positive health, safety culture within the organization and lead by example
  • To ensure all works activities are carried out in a safe manner and in accordance with legislative, company requirements and the risk assessments
  • To ensure housekeeping of the works areas are fully maintained
  • To carry out comprehensively and complete in full all company required workshop documentation
  • To report all health, safety, and environmental incidents to the Line Manager within 2 hours of it happening
  • To ensure you are aware of the company fire and first aid arrangements, and emergency evacuation procedure

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