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Manual Machinist

Newbury, Berkshire
£28.00 to £33.00
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
Manual Machinist Newbury £28K - £33K per annum Manual Machinist urgently required for a leading manufacturing company based in Newbury. We are looking for experienced Machinist to work within a manufacturing facility. We require candidates with an experience to machine a range of components from the products portfolio using a variety of conventional machinery, including lathes, Mills and radial drills to specified drawings, set up sheets, data sheets and other technical information. The Machinist is expected to work in safe manner and adhere to all health, safety & environmental policy and procedures, whilst being totally responsible for the quality of their work. The machinist will work efficiently using specified cutting equipment, with an aim to achieve the standard times allocated against each operation. The role involves a high level of flexibility in terms of machine types and operating systems, whilst working across day and night shift work patterns, all candidates must come from manufacturing/production background. This is a Permanent opportunity. The company has fast-expanding business that has double in headcount in the past 12 months due to unprecedented orders, resulting in a solid order book for the next 2- 3 years. On offer is the opportunity to work for a business that believes in its people and invests in the staff! Far from hire and fire my customer are hot on training, support, multi skilling and enhancing the workforce skill level. Manual Machinist may carry out tasks such as- Using a variety of conventional machining equipment, produce components that comply with engineering drawings and other supporting documents. Be responsible for the quality of own work, including the measurement of dimensions and where required recording them on relevant documentation. Ensure any issues related to the quality of components, the machines or equipment are reported immediately to line management Accurately record times taken against each operation, and in conjunction with Industrial Engineering team & the Machine Shop Manager feedback standard time variances. Sign off production orders with relevant information to ensure compliance within the ISO 9001 quality management system. Follow all health, safety & environmental policy & procedures to ensure the company upholds and exceeds its legal responsibilities. Maintain a clean working area adhering to all housekeeping requirements as specified by your line manager. Assist with the training of other employees, including apprentices. Use initiative and propose ideas to improve quality, productivity and cost performance. Other reasonable tasks as requested. Candidate Criteria- Able to interpret engineering documentation Attention to detail and quality focused Good understanding of health & safety in a factory environment Must be a team player with good communication skills Good organisational and planning skills Self-motivated, show initiative and be able to operate independently as well as in a team Be able to use overhead gantry cranes and jibs (training can be provided) If you have the above skills and wish to be considered for this position or find out more details then please contact Akash Gill on (phone number removed) or submit your CV to alternatively, apply to this advert! Proactive also offer a referral scheme for successful applicants - if you know anyone that could be suited to this position then please contact Proactive with their details and if they are placed by Proactive you will receive £250. T&Cs apply Proactive Technical Recruitment is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. Proactive Technical Recruitment is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. Proactive Technical Recruitment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy
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  • Job Reference: 707256366-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Proactive Technical Recruitment Ltd
    Proactive Technical Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Newbury, Berkshire
  • Salary: £28.00 to £33.00
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent