CNC ToolMaker/Fitter and Tuner

  • Permanent
  • Ref #392724BM
  • Posted 3 weeks ago
  • Johannesburg South, Gauteng, South Africa, Africa
  • Manufacturing/Production
Employer Description

Our client is a plastic manufacturer.

Job Description

Reporting to the Technical Manager. You will be responsible for :

  • Programming, setting-up and operating of CNC machines
  • Proper cutter selection for specific application
  • Maintaining high quality standards at all times
  • Cutting tool management by ensuring that the correct cutters be available at all times
  • Maintaining and modify existing moulds as well as manufacture/design new tools
  • Attending to breakdowns at all times, including after-hours support. Weekends, public holidays, etc included
  • Refurbishing tools to standard specifications
  • Repairing breakdowns
  • Assisting with tool-related problems
  • Helping with troubleshooting
  • Maintain safety, hygiene and housekeeping standards
  • Programming and operating controls on CNC machines



  • Qualified Trade Tested Toolmaker/Fitter and Tuner


  • Min 2-3 years experience in plastic injection moulding
  • Reading AutoCAD drawings
  • Edgecam experience
  • 3D modelling software (Inventor or Solidworks or similar)

Salary / Package

R18,000 to R25,000 CTC pm