Trainee Manual Machinist

Encore Personnel
09 Dec 2018
03 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Trainee Manual Machinist

£8.50 - £9.00 per hour



Temporary to Permanent


This trainee position is an excellent opportunity for someone with a background and an active interest in Machine Operating and engineering to learn how to operate manual machinery in a very successful engineering company based in Leicester. This role is working a day shift Monday-Friday; 7:30am – 4:30pm and will involve callouts for a duration of 1 week every 4 weeks. The pay rate ranges from £8.50 to £9 per hour depending on experience.

The Employer

My client offers various engineering services that include but are not limited to manufacturing and repairing parts on a sub contract basis. They are currently looking for an individual with a background in engineering to train in operating Manual Machinery and join them on a permanent basis once upskilled.

The Job

You will be operating manual Milling, Turning, Linishing and Grinding machines in order to repair and manufacture parts for manufacturing companies. All the relevant training will be provided by my client, all they require from you is willingness to learn and a positive attitude. As part of your role you will be required to be on call for a duration of a week every 4 weeks where you will have to drive to a location in order to conduct repairs on malfunctioning machines. For the duration of the training you will be accompanied by a fully skilled member of staff.

The Ideal Candidate

You will be a mechanically minded individual with experience in engineering and preferably will have operated machinery before. You will be looking for a position where you can stay permanently and be will be willing to learn and be comfortable doing callouts. Because of this requirement you will also possess a valid UK driving licence and have your own car.

Salary Range & Benefits

My client is offering a starting pay rate of £8.50 - £9.00 per hour depending on experience. Callouts will be paid at a premium rate – before 12am; 1.5x, after 12am and Sunday; 2x. Other benefits include free parking and pension.


To apply click Apply Now or call Adrian on (Apply online only) 36 55 for more information about the role.

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