Manual Machinist

CDS Recruitment ltd
£10 - £12/hour
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
CDS Recruitment are working with our client who are looking to recruit a time-served and experienced Manual Machine Operator (Machinist) on a permanent basis. Duties and responsibilities are as follows:-
To help co-ordinate machine shop operations in order to achieve mutually agreed production targets

Ensure material flows through the production processes and is stored in correct locations

Set, operate and inspect all machines within the machine shop ensuring that manufactured components meet manufacturing specifications and quality standards

Maintain Jobshop system documentation

Maintain quality standards through close liaison with quality assurance personnel

Identify any potential maintenance requirements to maximise machine utilisation

Provide training for operators/setters as and when requested

Communicate information as when required by the Production Engineering Manager.

Ensure good housekeeping practices are maintained including Health, Safety and Environmental issues

To ensure the maintenance area is maintained to a high level of 6S.

Requirements to reach effective performance

Job related skills, knowledge and general attainment equivalent to (essential):

* Time - served manual machinist (full apprenticeship)

* Experience in a similar working environment (2 years minimum)

* Ability to meet deadlines

* Ability to read engineering drawings


* CNC setting and operation - vertical machining centre

* Continuous improvement mindset and ways of working - 6'S's / lean methodology
* Fork lift licence
If your skills and experience match the required, please apply by sending your CV via e-mail or click the "apply now" button