Manual Machinist

Location Durham
Discipline: Technical & Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £12 - £15/hr
Contact name: Jack Vasey

Contact email:
Job ref: 21386
Published: 12 months ago
Startdate: ASAP

​We are currently working alongside an established Automation specialist company who are looking to add a Manual Machinist to their Production team.

As a successful machinist you will be required to carry out the following duties:

  • Machining components using all available shop-floor equipment, including: saws, milling machines, lathes, grinders and EDM equipment

  • Building of finished machines prior to testing

  • Small MIG/TIG welding duties (although very rarely)

To be considered for the position you should hold some, if not all, of the following skills/qualifications:

  • Excellent manual milling skills (Protrak knowledge desirable)

  • Experience of wire erosion, spark erosion, CNC, surface grinding, cylindrical grinding all desirable

  • Subcontract experience preferred but not essential

  • Experience of machine building desirable

  • Qualified to BTEC ONC/HNC or equivalent preferred but not essential