Machining Technician

Acorn Recruitment
£16.29 per hour
14 Jun 2017
14 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Machining Technician - Stevenage, Herts
6 months contract - Competitive Rates

Acorn Recruitment is working on behalf of a well-established international company whose focus is on the design and manufacture of advanced satellites and systems for telecommunications, earth observation, and navigation and science programmes

We are currently seeking a Machining Technician to join the team at the Stevenage facility on a 6 months contract.

Key Responsibilities
General machine shop activities to include:-
*Operation of Band/Bar saws, Pillar drills and Guillotine, etc.
*Milling / Conventional Turning
*CNC Milling / Turning
*Milling and Turning equipment operation
*Operation of Band/Bar saws and Guillotine
*Manufacture of close tolerance parts using conventional mills and lathes
*Programming and operation of CNC mills to produce close tolerance parts
*Machine to drawing requirements under own supervision

Essential Requirements
*City & Guilds Machining
*Level 2 Diplomas in Mech/Manu Engineering
*level 3 Engineering Machine Tool Setting
*Able to read /manufacture to engineering drawings
*Capable of achieving consistent results to very tight tolerance
*Fully conversant with Health & Safety, COSHH and IOSHH.
*Flexible: - Prepared to work extended hours and shift at minimum notice.
*Experience working in Aerospace environment using aerospace approved methods to very tight tolerances

Desirable Requirements
*Programming / Operation of CNC lathes / Mills using Heidenhain TNC426 controller
*Fully trained and able to Program and Operate Spark / Wire erosion equipment.
*Fully Trained and Qualified using Grinding wheels

Machining, CNC, conventional, milling, turning, lathes, Heidenhain, Band/Bar saws, Pillar drills, Guillotine, engineering drawings

Acorn Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.