Machinist/Centre Lathe Turner

MTrec Recruitment and Training
County Durham, North East England
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Company

This highly prestigious multi-national manufacturing company based in Co Durham has an immediate requirement for Manual Turner. You will be working within a fast moving environment where you will gain fantastic experience with a major blue chip employer.

The Role

  • The Machinist/Turner reports directly to the Machine Shop Supervisor, and is responsible for the production of components from drawings.

  • Utilising various methods of machining to include manual turning, manual milling, slotting and grinding (surface, universal).

  • The suitable applicant must also be fully conversant in both Metric and Imperial measurements.

  • Parts produced are either built into assemblies in-house or supplied to customers worldwide as spares for rotating pieces of equipment.

  • The successful candidate will work as part of a small team which sees a great variety of components pass through the Machine shop

  • To ensure safety and quality procedures are adhered to and assist in the improvement of processes.
  • Timely production of parts to pre-determined deadlines.
  • Produce work to the highest quality standard to achieve customer satisfaction.
  • Work within British Standards as per company procedures.
  • Support internal teams to get to the root cause of specific issues.
  • To take part in specialist or multi-disciplinary team activities.
  • To behave in a professional manor at all times when dealing with customers, suppliers and collogues.

The Person

  • Ideally the successful candidate will be a time served Engineer/Machinist/Toolmaker with a proven track record in the relevant industry equipment with experience.

  • Good team work and machining capability is essential to achieve the best results in a growing business.

  • Flexible approach to tasks

  • Experienced in manual machining operations.