Precision Engineer – Honing Department

Gi Group
Milton Keynes
£24000 - £25000/annum
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Precision Engineer - Honing Department

Salary £24,000 - £25,000


Leighton Buzzard

Do you have a passion for precision engineering, an understanding of the honing process and can work to tight tolerances and surface finishes? Right now due to continuous expansion our client is actively hiring for an experienced honing engineer.

Experience Required

* Experience of honing is essential.
* Must be familiar with Sunnen and / or Delapena machinery, Sunnen, Delapena or similar abrasive tooling.
* It is essential that you have worked within a machine shop environment with an extensive knowledge of the different honing techniques and processes including horizontal honing, vertical honing, tube & hand honing
* Experienced in using gauging and measurement equipment required for verification including Bore Micrometers (Bowers / Diatest) and Surface Finish testing
* Must be used to working to micron tolerances (+/- 0,005mm)
* Must be used to working to excellent surface finishes of 0,05.
* Knowledge of Sunnen EC machinery would be an advantage as would a familiarity with CNC controls.
* Worked within a machine shop environment
* Have a hands-on, quality driven, positive, self-motivated manner in order to be able to hit the ground running

Package and Benefits:

* Salary from £24,000 - £25,000 depending on experience
* The position is full-time and permanent and an immediate start is available.
* Hours are is Monday - Friday 8.00am-5.00pm
* Holidays are 20 days + 8 Bank Holidays + Bonus holiday over the Christmas Period
* Stakeholder Pension Scheme
* Health Care Scheme
* Excellent working conditions
* Free Onsite Parking The company is family owned and run, has an excellent reputation for honesty, flexibility, communication and continual investment and improvement in both skills and services.

To apply for this position please call Katrina Bevan today (Apply online only) or email