Machinist (Manual and CNC) - Derby

V Selective Recruitment
£25000/annum £25,000 for basic hours
12 Jul 2017
10 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Machinist (Manual and CNC)
Derby, Derbyshire, East Midlands

An exceptional opportunity has arisen to join a world leader in design, manufacture, supply and support of high quality specialised instrumentation products and services for the aerospace and turbo-machinery industries.

You will be required to manufacture one off or small batch prototypes and specialist components for the aerospace / turbine industries.

Key Responsibilities:
- Working on manual and CNC millers and lathes.
- Working on spark EDM and wire EDM (training will be provided).
- Working to tight tolerances from engineering drawings.
- Accurate marking out of work, meeting specifications and customer requirements.
- Read and interpret engineering drawings and program accordingly.
- Ensuring that work meets quality and technical guidelines.


- Experience of working within a precision engineering/manufacturing environment.
- Understanding the properties of materials.
- Knowledge in operating manual machines and modern CNC machines.
- Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings.
- Self-motivated and capable of working on your own initiative.
- Positive approach to issue resolution.
- Keen to learn new skills and develop new processes.
- Must be prepared to work additional hours when required to meet customer demand.

- Understanding of CAD/CAM.
- Experience of EDM Spark and Wire Erosion.
- Experience with any the following machines would be of benefit:
XYZ Mini Mill 560
XYZ Mini Turn 190
Mitsubishi Wire EDM
Sodick Spark EDM
Harrison lathe
Colchester Mascot lathe
XYZ Protrak 3000

- £25,000 per annum for basic hours
- Any overtime at 1.5 x rate
- Attractive Pension scheme.
- 25 days holiday + public holidays (33 days in a standard year).
- Training & career development opportunities.
- Excellent working hours (Mon to Thurs 7.30am to 4.15pm / Friday 7.30am to 12pm)

Based in Derby with Free on site parking - easily commutable from Nottingham, Chesterfield, Burton, Loughborough and beyond