Vacancy Bulletin
REFNO 15877

Please ensure your CV reflects this description.

The Role The jobholder will be responsible for carrying out the machining of various sized components to a high degree of tolerance and high specifications using all machine shop based equipment and techniques including centre lathes, horizontal borers, milling machines, elga mills, pillar drills, vertical borers, grinding. Materials used all ranges of steels, alloys, brass and cast irons. Requirements / Personal Specification The jobholder must be a time served indentured mechanical craftsman Must have experience of working within a safe system of work Any safety accredited course would be advantageous (E.G. IOSH or NEBOSH) NVQ level 3 qualification in mechanical engineering Good communication and interpersonal skills Must be able to work safely under pressure. Must be able to receive and carry out instructions of work within an agreed time. Must be able to ask question if they feel something is unsafe. Must be able to ask, if they donít know something Report writing experience Write risk assessments and safe working procedures before carrying out tasks. QA system Knowledge and worked within credited ISO 9001 company Candidates should be experienced in the manual operation of lathes, boring, grinding and milling machines. Experience in operating CNC machines is advantageous Be capable of interpreting technical drawings and standards, Be able to complete manual tasks up to 25kg in weight Be able to stand for long periods completing bench work. Operate within a team and contribute to goals and targets Be able to Kneel/bend and twist to access jobs when required Be able to use vibrating air and electric tools compliant current regulations Be able to work alone unsupervised as when required Advantageous to drive large overhead gantry cranes Advantageous use large slings and lift large pieces of plant correctly To work with COSHH regulations and have knowledge of substances working with them correctly Be able to work anywhere on site, any shift rota with only 48 hour notice. Advantageous to drive forklift trucks from 1.8 tonne to 12 tonne Advantageous to operate a mobile elevated working platform.


Anyone whose CV reflects the experience outlined in the above vacancy

and is available should contact this office as soon as possible quoting the above reference number.


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