General Machine Operatives

Recruiter
Personnel Selection
Location
Newhaven, East Sussex
Salary
£7.50 - £7.83/hour + holiday pay
Posted
18 Jun 2017
Closes
17 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time
We are looking for general Machine Operators to LEARN how to set up and operate Power Press/Brake Press machines that cut sheets of metal in connection with production of parts within a manufacturing environment. The client will provide full training, health and safety training and provision of PPE equipment such as Safety shoes-eye goggles, ear defenders, Gloves, Hi vis jackets etcMain Duties:
* Perform under general supervision, a variety of tasks gaining a thorough knowledge of power press machines.The operating and maintaining of, leading to learning to set machines.* Inspect parts for conformance with specification using measuring instruments such as callipers, verniers and micrometers.* Learn to set up and operate fabricating machines such as shears, fly presses and power presses.* Construct components and parts to extremely close tolerances which have unusual or non-standard shapes.* Adhering to health and safety procedures and using the safety equipment provided.* Candidates must show willingness to learn and be challenged, communication skills, ability to adhere to all health and safety requirements, policies and procedures and supervisors instructions.* Good attention to detail.* Good concentration span and time management.* Will be required to liaises with other colleagues in different departments.
Safety boots, safety glasses and gloves with be provided by client. This is a great opportunity for candidates who have an interest in mechanical engineering and for those who want to learn about production in a manufacturing environment.Also, If you already do have experience in this field, especially as a SETTER or /and Programmer, please speak with us about that, as it would incur higher pay rates.***Please note that these positions involve working a ***4 day on/ 4 day off pattern, the hours will be from 7am to 7pm= 11.5hrs per day. The work is temporary on going and can lead to a permanant contract for the right person.Please apply with Cv attached. Contact Nigel Hill and Martin Davis