Manual Machinist

Platform Resourcing
Blaenau Gwent, UK
06 Sep 2019
21 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Platform Resourcing Limited are a recruitment agency based in South Wales. We take the time to understand our client and candidates needs so that we are able to help those looking to hire and those looking for work to get the best fit for them.

We are currently working in partnership with a Heavy Industrial engineering business who work many local business across South East Wales to offer heavy industrial solutions. Based in Newport, they operate a fully function manual workshop which is full equipped to serve their clients needs. At present due an increase in orders and new business this client is looking increase the team and employ and well experienced Manual Turner/Lathe/Machinist.

This is a full time permanent vacancy and in return you will be offered an excellent salary of benefits, pension, holidays and attendance bonus. You will also have the the chance to work with a business during this exciting time who are at the forefront of manufacturing excellence.

Candidates applying for this role must have a background in manual lathe turning and will have experience of working within a engineering or sub-contractor engineering environment.

Duties and Responsibilities

* The ability to produce products to the highest level with the ability to work to extremely high tolerances

* To work with engineering processes to ensure work is delivered on time, to budget and to the highest standard

* To liaise with managers, supervisors and colleagues to ensure that targets are achieved

* To be an active member within the team in the participation of continuous improvement activities

* To work unsupervised when required

* A background in engineering, re-engineering and refurbishment is essential

* This is supported by the right ambition, enthusiasm, commitment and drive towards the growth and prosperity of the business

* To be able to troubleshoot any issues or problems that they may experience

* Work to a planned preventative maintenance schedule

* Support the introduction of new machinery and products

* Work closely with all other the business departments

* To understand and work within the business Quality system

* To work within the company's Health and Safety Policy

* To maintain a clean and tidy work environment

* Must be versatile and flexible to various working hours and conditions

* General maintenance of lathes and machining centres

* The ability to work on their own initiative is extremely important

This position is commutable from:

Newport, Cwmbran, Pontypool, Ebbw Vale, Abergavenny, Tredegar, Brynmawr, Blaenavon, Crickhowell, Blackwood, Newbridge, Crumlin, Cardiff, Abertillery, Risca, Mountain Ash, Chepstow, Caldicot,

Salary details:

£25,000 p/a inclusive of shift allowence

Hours of Work:

Mornings 6.00am - 1.30pm Monday to Friday

Afternoon 1.30pm - 9.00pm Monday to Friday

Alternative shifts - 35 hours per week.


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