Posted on Jan 16, 2019 by Technical Placements Ltd
This small but long established and developing business makes innovative, high-quality test equipment for use in the construction, offshore, marine, subsea, medical and fabrication industries. A Machinist is required to support their engineering department, to make components for their products.
They currently use two Haas lathes (Haas control), and a Doosan VMC (Fanuc), a small flypress and guillotine, along with a variety of bench and fitting tools.
Competitive salary, monthly bonus and 28 days holiday, along with other benefits.
Working hours are 08:00 to 17:30 Monday-Thursday, and 08:00 to 13:00 Friday.
Time-served/qualified machinist with significant toolmaking / machining experience.
Capability and experience in use of CNC programming and manual machine tools, bench tools and fitting.
Appropriate capability in written & spoken English
Right to live & work in the UK
Further training and qualifications in machine shop practice, production and or manufacturing engineering.
SolidWorks CAD capability, CAD-CAM training, experience
Evidence of working towards any of the above.
Responsibilities, Goals & Objectives
Manufacture of machined components in line with defined production schedules
Production of defined batches of parts using the NC lathes, VMC & other tooling
Inspection of first-off and last-off parts
Data reporting within manufacturing (ERP) system
Maintenance of capital and other manufacturing assets
New Product design support
Their modern manufacturing site is within easy reach of the M20 motorway and HS1 train service.
This is a small business, seeking a team player who will take responsibility, get stuck in, show energy and commitment, and enjoy being part of the engineering team.
Our client is an equal-opportunity employer who welcome applications from all suitably qualified and experienced individuals