Toolmaker/Machinist

Summary of Job Functions:

Responsible for machining of product to high tolerances, Shafts/Pulleys etc, mainly Lathe work with some milling of keyways etc. The machine operator is responsible for translating drawings and the quality of his/her work. Working safely at all times ensuring that the maintenance of the equipment is kept to a high standard.

Major Duties and Responsibilties:

  • Set and operate the relevant machine efficiently unsupervised
  • Ability to interpret engineering drawings
  • Ensure all aspects of the product specification are followed and run correctly
  • Meet daily production work schedules to ensure customer service fulfilled
  • Complete all safety checks prior to operation the machine and record appropriately
  • Ensure quality checks are carried out at appropriate intervals and report any issues or concerns
  • Report any unsafe conditions or problems when running the machine immediately
  • General housekeeping of work area during shift
  • Must wear PPE and adhere to all safety rules
  • Manual handling tasks involved in the manufacturing process

Organisational Relationship: Reports directly to Senior charge hand.

Skills/Qualifications Required:

  • Time served engineer/Toolmaker preferable
  • Experience within a manufacturing environment
  • Knowledge and good understanding of Health and Safety in the workplace
  • A good understanding and knowledge of quality standards and practices
  • Familiar with manual lifting techniques
  • A passion/enthusiasm for machine operation
  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Team player
  • Reliable and committed with good time keeping skills
  • Highly motivated and hard working
Eriez Magnetics Europe Ltd (Uk) logoEriez Magnetics Europe Ltd (Uk)
Greenway
Bedwas House Industrial Estate
Bedwas
Caerphilly
CF83 8YG
United Kingdom