First Base Employment Limited

Job Objective:

To supervise and work within a busy expanding Tool Room, providing support to all areas of Production and the Mould Shop

  • Design, manufacture and fit quality parts for production jigs, fixtures and tooling
  • Perform applicable tool, jig and fixtures repair and maintenance – both preventative and responsive.
  • Ensure that all tools, jigs & fixtures are available for production as required
  • Ensure that all tools, jigs & fixtures are proactively maintained in accordance with ISO13485
  • Improve and troubleshoot manufacturing processes
  • Assist with development projects
  • Carry out routine and critical maintenance to plastic injection mould tools
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment
  • To support daily production as required with to perform applicable tool, jig and fixtures repair and maintenance – both preventative and responsive
  • Maintain a clean and safe working environment
  • To support the Production Manager  of Mould Shop, Tool Room & Facilities where required
  • Developing and working with preventative maintenance schedule compliant with ISO13485
  • Operate in conformance with the requirements of the quality system
  • Mentor & develop the Sartorius Engineering Apprentices as required
  • Maintain systems to ensure compliance to ISO 9001, 13485 and IVD regulations including good documentation practices

Person Specification

  • Time Served Apprentice, with tool room and fitting experience
  • Experience working in a tool room & production environment
  • Hot runner experience.
  • Machining experience on both manual and CNC machinery
  • Experience of pneumatics, hydraulics and electrics would be an advantage
  • HNC or equivalent qualification
  • A “can do” flexible approach to their work
  • Supervisory experience of a small team is essential

Full time, permanent role working on a day shift pattern

Highly competitive salary dependent on experience will be offered to the successful applicant. 10% bonus also paid based on targets

Excellent range of benefits included in the package

Please forward your CV to or call 01453 755330

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