Centre Lather Turner

Key Recruitment Limited
08 Apr 2018
13 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Machinist – Large Centre Lathe Turner (Temp)

Location: Basingstoke

Role Objective:

This role reports to the Machine Shop Manager and is to manufacture machined components as specified in drawings and manufacturing work instructions. Employing good, safe and efficient manufacturing practices for the timely production of parts.

Key Responsibilities:

? Machining of various materials including: stainless steel, mild steel, Phosphor Bronze, PTFE, various plastics and others as requested.

? Use of large centre lathe and other equipment as requested. For large lathe work, competent in screw cutting, steady work, 3 jaw & 4 jaw chuck work, on components up to 3 metres in length.

? Translate drawn requirements into manufactured components in the most efficient manner.

? Work to written manufacturing instructions.

? Administrate as requested in support of Quality, Production and cost controls.

? Liaise with other machinists to ensure optimum production.

? Cleaning of cutting machinery when required.

? Maintenance of cutting tools

? Maintain at all times an appropriate level of good housekeeping and cleanliness at all times.

Skills & Experience:

? Ideally time served, with at least 5 years’ machine shop experience.

? Conversant in reading engineering drawings and work instructions.

? Proficient in the use and calibration of measuring equipment.

? Working to tight tolerances of up to 0.02mm

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