CNC / Manual Cylindrical Grinder / Precision Machinist M-F Days

25+8 days hol, pension, healthcare
22 Nov 2017
20 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
CNC / Manual Cylindrical Grinder / Precision Machinist with experience of working to very tight tolerances required for a permanent position in the Sutton Coldfield / Tamworth area. Salary is GBP22,000 - GBP29,000 + O/T (dependent on experience and qualifications) plus excellent benefits package (see bottom of job spec). The Multi-Skilled Grinder / Precision Machinist will be working circa 37.5 hours (Mon - Fri Days).

The successful CNC / Manual Cylindrical Grinder / Precision Machinist day to day duties will include:

* Cylindrical grinding of high precision gauging and tooling associated with splines and gears for the automotive and aerospace industries working to extremely tight tolerances
* Set / operate manual cylindrical grinding machines.
* Programme (online), set and operate CNC grinding machines
* Ensure production issues are resolved quickly, efficiently and production KPI's are met.
* Comply with company H&S guidelines.

To be suitable for this CNC / Manual Cylindrical Grinder / Precision Machinist role you must have the following experience / characteristics:

* Ideally completed a relevant machining, toolmaker or engineering apprenticeship.
* Must have recent experience of manual cylindrical grinding to very tight tolerances
* Able to use standard manual measuring devices such as verniers, DTI's, calipers, micrometers, plain plug, screw and ring gauges, gauge blocks and bespoke gauges/fixtures.
* Must be PC literate - MS Word & MS Excel.
* Be able to work with the minimum of supervision
* Must be able to interpret Engineering drawings with a good understanding of Geometric Tolerances.
* Good communicational skills, both verbal and written.

The ideal Multi-Skilled Grinder / Precision Machinist will have the following skills / characteristics:

* Recent experience of manual and CNC cylindrical grinding to extreme tolerances (1 micron)
* Familiar with Studer grinding machines
* Able to Program (online) Fanuc controlled CNC grinding machines
* Relevant qualifications in engineering discipline ideally equivalent to HNC or higher.
* Previous experience of working in the calibration industry.

Salary and Benefits:

* GBP22,000 - GBP29,000 (dependent on experience and qualifications).
* 5 hours week (Mon - Fri days, very flexible work pattern)
* 5x Midweek overtime & Sat Hrs, 2x Sun Hrs
* 25 days holiday plus bank hols.
* Pension scheme and death in service benefit
* Private medical insurance

Key words: C.N.C, Grinder, CNC, Grinding, Machine Setter, C N C, Machine Operator, Computer Numerical Controls, Manual Machinist, External / Internal Cylindrical Grinding, Machine Programmer, Fanuc, Studer, Manufacturing, Automotive, Aerospace, Tamworth, Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham, Burton-on-Trent, Coventry, Staffordshire, West Midlands

The successful Multi-Skilled Grinder / Precision Machinist / Toolmaker will need to be flexible as there may be overtime and other duties not mentioned in this job description. With experience of working in a manufacturing environment, you will have a standard-level education, have the relevant qualifications or experience, be punctual, conscientious, keen and have a practical approach to work.

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