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Die Maintenance Technician

Die Maintenance Technician required to join a leading Engineering company based in Sunderland offering a terrific salary and excellent benefits package.

As a die maintenance technician, you would be providing service and support to the Press Shop, repairing press tools in a busy maintenance dept:
The role would consist of the following:
, Diagnose tooling problems at press callout and potential repair of the tool at press,
, Carry out maintenance repairs and refurbishment activities on press tools,
, Modifications and improvement activities on the press tools,
, Record / document die performance and quality concerns regarding the repair details on maintenance reports,
, High standard of housekeeping is a requirement,
, Work in a safe and orderly manner.

The Person:
Ideally you will be a time served Toolmaker from a press tool making background, or have experience in mechanical engineering biased.


This includes troubleshooting, problem solving and resolution of technical problems.

Knowledge of tool / press setting and operation is advantageous.


You will need to have experience in the following disciplines:
, Experience using various hand tools for grinding,
, Stoning and polishing of tool steels,
, Operation of manual milling machines,
, Operation of lathes and drilling machines,
, Operation of surface grinding machines,
, Knowledge of Tig, Arc and Mig welding,
, Experience of precision measuring equipment,
, Good attitude, also flexible to challenges and possible changes,
, Must be prepared to work shifts and overtime.



If you feel you are the right person for this role as a Die Maintenance Technician and have the above mentioned skills please click the "apply now" button at the bottom of your advert to progress you application further.