Engines Machinist

Engines Machinist

Job Title: Engines Machinist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gosport, Hampshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895640_1551267451
Contact Name: Lucy Hoyle
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 27, 2019 11:37

Job Description

We are looking for an Engines Machinist to support helicopter modification projects for our aerospace engineering client in Gosport. Working as part of a multidiscipline team, you will be responsible for carrying out precision machining of gas turbine engine components to meet repair scheme specifications, quality and production schedule requirements.

As Engines Machinist your main responsibilities will include:

To manufacture/ modify fixtures and tooling for the Machine Shop and any other departments as required;
To assist production engineering with tool, fixture & jig designs & implement these into repair & overhaul procedures;
Conduct all work in accordance with company policies, health and safety procedures, quality procedures, manufactures and customer specification and industry regulations;
Complete all documents related to the work being performed;
Set-up, machine, check and carry out final inspection of work (or production tooling), in accordance with approved documentation / data;
Ensure machine tools, production tooling, holding devices and equipment are safe and satisfactory to use, rectifying any unsafe conditions within the jobholder's capability;
Manufacture of small component details (sleeves, etc.) in accordance with detail part drawings;
Carry out scheduled preventative maintenance on machine tools, as defined in machine preventative maintenance log books;

Qualifications and Requirements

Completion of indentured apprenticeship as a machinist or tool maker.
Able to read, write and carry out calculations accurately. Knowledge of Geometry and Trigonometry advantageous.
Relevant and proven machining experience, preferably (but not essentially) from and Aerospace environment.
Experienced in jig-boring, milling, turning, grinding (cylindrical preferred), and bench fitting.
Ability to read and use precision measuring equipment
Ability to read technical engineering drawings, both modern and older standards.
Able to read, follow and action approved machining and inspection in accordance with approved information and procedures.
Familiarity with metric and imperial measurement.
Able to select work-holding devices, set-up and operate machine tools competently
Good written and oral communication skills.

Job Title:Engines Machinist
Salary:Competitive, DOE
Location:Gosport, Hampshire
Job ID:895640


Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability. Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency. This is a permanent opportunity.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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