Multi-Skilled Machinist

Job Details
  • 4178
  • Calder
  • Chester
  • Permanent, Full Time
  • circa £32,000 plus great additional benefits

Multi-Skilled Machinist (Conventional and CNC Machines)

Calder Industrial Materials is a highly reputable manufacturing company with significant experience delivering high quality, tailored solutions for a wide range of customers worldwide. Calder is one of the UK’s leading building materials suppliers, delivering lead sheet and a wide range of ancillary products to builders’ merchants nationwide.

In addition, Calder are also the UK’s leading specialist in lead engineering. The company designs, manufactures and installs radiation shielding and other products in the nuclear, medical and other markets.

The Multi-Skilled Machinist Role

Reporting to the Machine Shop Cell Leader, as a Multi-Skilled Machinist you’ll be responsible for the operation of various conventional and CNC Machine tools. Your responsibilities and duties will include, although not be limited to:

  • Setting and operating various machine tools including CNC lathes, CNC milling machines, pedestal drills, radial arm drill, bench and surface grinders
  • Setting up machines for production operatives in a safe and efficient manner
  • Reading and interpreting engineering drawings
  • Highlighting and communicating issues that may arise and implementing corrective actions
  • Ensuring job clocking / worksheets are completed as required
  • Ensuring that health, safety and quality standards are complied with

What will I need to be considered for this Multi-Skilled Machinist vacancy?

  • Proven experience as a Multi-Skilled Machinist within the engineering industry
  • Experience of CNC programming, with a recognised qualification and time served recognised apprenticeship
  • Good knowledge of machine tools including lathes, milling machines, pedestal drills, radial arm drill, bench and surface grinders
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings
  • Fully conversant in the use of inspection equipment
  • Excellent time management skills

Although not essential, experience on HaaS machinery would be advantageous.

As a Multi-Skilled Machinist, you will receive:

  • A salary of circa £32,000, level dependent on experience and qualifications
  • 4 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Contributory pension scheme (following successful probation period)
  • Cycle to work and discount voucher scheme
  • Healthcare cash plan
  • Free onsite car parking

You’ll be employed on a permanent, full time contract, working 36 hours per week, Monday to Thursday, on a rotational shift pattern, covering 5am to 2pm and 2pm to 11pm.

Location: Near Sealand Rd in Chester.

All applications for this Multi-Skilled Machinist vacancy are to be submitted online.

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