A number of opportunities have arisen for Toolmakers within the Precision Machining Facility (PMF). The PMF in Derby is at the forefront of advanced Turbine blade design and manufacture to support civil and defence aerospace applications and meeting demands of new engine product introduction and aftermarket services.
As a Toolmaker you will be responsible for making parts from engineering drawings along with maintaining a range of tooling and fixtures within our fast-paced Turbine blade production facility. You will work as part of an established team accountable for all aspects of tooling and fixture maintenance including fault rectification, equipment servicing, engagement with suppliers, implementing improvement initiatives and driving KPI’s to ensure maximum equipment availability for operations. You will be expected to actively support in ensuring functional adherence to Health and Safety requirements including working to our corporate standards and driving a Zero harm culture in the company.
At Rolls-Royce, we pioneer the power that matters to our customers, to society and to the planet.
We deliver the best jet engines in the world. Through intelligent innovation and active collaboration, we’re putting our customers at the forefront of the aviation industry – and we keep them there. Our product portfolio powers more than 35 types of commercial aircraft, and with over 13,000 engines in-service around the world; we’re keeping the world flying.
Perform a range of routine and reactive, maintenance on tooling and fixtures across a broad range of manufacturing assets and production equipment to ensure that manufacturing equipment is safe, available and capable for use when required.
Analyse equipment data to inform and implement the most effective approach towards repair, manufacture or modification; collect, organise, and analyse data in support of Key Performance Indicators for the Manufacturing Services Department as required.
Work with site Manufacturing Engineers to help understand and implement tooling requirements and work alongside equipment OEM engineers as required; liaise with the onsite spares integrator to ensure spares inventory reflects operational demands with minimal inventory
Problem solving, making sound recommendations based on judgement, training and previous experience to identify, recommend and implement improvements
Complete and maintain documentation and records in accordance with the company's defined procedures as well as support business control and audit requirements
Safely operate site specific equipment (as required with appropriate training) and actively drive adherence to the company Health and Safety requirements, complying with the corporate HSE control standards
Key Skills, Qualifications, Experience:
A relevant time-served apprenticeship and NVQ level 3 or equivalent
Understanding and ability to use and hand gauges, inspection equipment and computerised measuring equipment.
Ability to read engineering drawings and manufacture components based on these
Experience in operating manual and CNC machine tools to a high degree in order to manufacture components to Engineering drawings, experience in programming CNC machine tools preferable
Ability to reverse-engineer and manufacture components where drawings aren’t available
Basic IT literacy; ability to use CAD/CAM PLM software to design parts and create technical drawings is preferable but not essential
We offer excellent development, a competitive salary and exceptional benefits. These include bonus, employee support assistance and employee discounts.
Pioneer optimum performance. Join us and you’ll develop your skills and expertise to the very highest levels, working in an international environment for a company known the world over for brilliance and innovation.
We are an equal opportunities employer. We’re committed to developing a diverse workforce and an inclusive working environment. We believe that people from different backgrounds and cultures give us different perspectives. And the more perspectives we have, the more successful we’ll be. By building a culture of respect and appreciation, we give everyone who works here the opportunity to realise their full potential.
You can learn more about our global Diversity and Inclusion strategy here . So that you can be your best at work and home, we’ll consider flexible working arrangements for everyone, in any role.
Closing date: 26th June 2021
Manufacturing Services - Factory Staff
17 Jun 2021; 00:06