Pattern Maker

Tuesday, 14 May 2019 07:10
Port Elizabeth


  • Salary: Market Related
  • Work Type: Full Time
  • Area: Port Elizabeth
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  • Grade 12
  • 3 years experience in timber workshop environment.
  • Working knowledge of and experience in using electrical drilling machines and grinders.
  • Understanding of materials – expansion and contraction.
  • Ability to use vernier, laser, height gauge and other tools necessary for calibration.
  • Understanding of Health and Safety Legislation.
  • Ability to use high speed tools, band saws, planer, wood thickness planer.
  • Drilling and welding skills essential.


  • Providing tooling to acceptable standards.
  • Repairing tools in line with specifications required.
  • Conducting calibrations of fixtures.
  • Making trim jigs, fastrack templates, trade mark jugs, crates for transporting equipment.
  • Manufacturing checking fixtures from a sample glass or from an aperture.
  • Assisting production runs with any concerns regarding the tools.
  • Providing advice on issues with regards to tools.
  • Obtaining advice from specialists with regards to special cases and implemented suggested ideas to remedy problems.