Manual Machinist

Rate: Negotiable

Industry: Automotive

Job Type: Contract

Location: South East

Reference: 29201jh

Expiration date: 05 July 2018


A vacancy has arisen for a Manual Machinist on a contract basis to work with our innovative motorsport technology client based in the Bedfordshire area.

Our client, a market leading motorsport brand in the design, development and manufacturing of forward thinking future motorsport technologies, is currently looking to secure a Manual Machinist to work on a Night Shift for a high performance road car project.

The ideal candidate will have experience in a Motorsport or Aerospace environment, and will be able to demonstrate a high level of commitment, coupled with excellent interpersonal skills. The ability to work as part of a small team, in a pressurised environment, whilst ensuring our exceptional standards are maintained at all times are essential skills for this role.

This is a highly technical and varied role. The successful candidate will be responsible for carrying out a wide range of work, including specialised one off repairs on high value components.

Responsibilities and requirements:

  • To ensure safety and quality procedures are adhered to and assist in the improvement of processes.
  • High level of experience using XYZ Bridgeport milling machines with ProtoTRAK SMX control, turning and grinding machines.
  • Relevant engineering apprenticeship and/or qualification in mechanical engineering.
  • Interpret engineering drawings.
  • Manufacture component to tight tolerances.
  • Competent in using a range of measuring equipment.
  • Good interpersonal skills within a developing team environment.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Positive attitude to help drive forward our developing Continuous Improvement culture.
  • XYZ lathe knowledge desired but not essential.

Shift pattern – Nights

Monday – Thursday: 7:00pm - 4:30am

(During busy periods, reasonable overtime is to be expected)

Millbank are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons.

Millbank operates as an Employment Agency and Business.