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General Machinist (Temp to Perm)

Posted 7 March by Jobs in Science Easy Apply Ended

My client is looking for an experience machinist to join their team on a temp to perm basis.

You will be responsible for;

  • Centre lathe turner manufacturing carbon & stainless-steel flanges using conventional lathes (not CNC).
  • Tolerances are not close as in +/- .010" but wider up to +/- 1mm.
  • No single point thread cutting experience required.
  • Main operations are face, edge and boring of profiled carbon steel blanks.
  • Must be able to set and operate with minimum of supervision, therefore must be experienced in setting both feeds and speeds of lathe.
  • Setting and operating a range of radial drills - from 3’ 6" to 10’ capacity.
  • Must be conversant with the setting of Pitch Circle Diameters (PCD), for flange drilling, using a rotary table.
  • Must be able to set and operate with minimum of supervision, therefore must be experienced in setting both feeds and speeds of radial drills.

Desirable Skills -

  • Experience of setting and operating vertical borers i.e. Webster & Bennett 62".
  • Although this skill is not essential it could prove beneficial to the right candidate.


Hours of Work

  • Mon - Thurs 8.00am - 4.30pm
  • Fri 8.00am - 3.30pm

Required skills

  • Boring
  • Cutting
  • Drilling
  • Lathe
  • Turning

Reference: 34311150

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