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Manual Turner

£29000 - £31000 per annum, Benefits: Bonuses, Overtime, 33 Days Holiday

Manual Turner
Conventional Turning on Heavy Engineering - Large Parts
Halesowen - B63
Rotating Shifts - Morning & Afternoon
Up to £29k per annum (£31k including bonuses)
33 Days Holiday

Are you a skilled Manual Turning Machinist with heavy or industrial engineering experience? If yes, read on….

My client is an established firm in the engineering manufacturing sector, based in Halesowen in the West Midlands and commutable from Birmingham, Stourbirdge, Smethwick, Dudley, Kidderminster, Redditch, Wolverhampton and Walsall. They are currently looking for a skilled Conventional Lathe Machinist to join them on rotating shifts.

The Role:

  • Conventional Turning on large components up to 20m in length to tight tolerances ( /-.05mm) in
    accordance with technical engineering drawings and specifications
  • Use of overhead cab driven cranes. (LOLER Training will be provided)
  • Deburring components and ensuring they are fit for transportation
  • Maintaining machinery, swarf removal, routine oiling and greasing etc
  • Carry out daily bookings against route card jobs and timings
  • Adhere to and encourage health and safety methods and procedures
  • Inspection for all components throughout the process
  • Complete flexibility and mobility of labour as necessary
  • Maintain a safe working environment and comply with the Company’s H&S Policy 

Minimum Skills / Experience Required:
  • Manual Lathe machining in a similar heavy engineering environment
  • Able to read and interpret technical Engineering drawings
  • A self-starter with excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • You will be conscientious, methodical and able to work to your own initiative
  • You must have the ability to deliver under pressure, be enthusiastic and responsible
  • Have experience of working in a similar, manufacturing / forging environment
  • Task orientated with the ability to build effective relationships; you will adopt a proactive approach to supporting the machine shop function 

The Package:
  • Starting salary of up to £31k per annum, including bonuses
  • Free onsite parking
  • Working Double Day Shifts – 6am – 2pm, 2pm – 10pm
  • 38 hours per week
  • Pension and Holidays 

Interested? To apply for this Manual Machinist position, here are your two options:
1. "This is the job for me! When can I start?" - Call 0116 2545411 now and let’s talk through your experience. Call Ask for Dan Henderson between 8.30am - 5.30pm
2. "I think I'm right for this position, but I'm not sure I have enough to get an interview" - Click "apply now" so I can read your CV and let you know

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, here are your two options:

  1. "This is the job for me! When can I start?" - Call now and let’s talk through your experience. Ask for stacey Catterall on 0116 2545411 between 8am - 5pm or email outside of these hours.
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