Machine Shop Operative/Team Leader (CNC)

Machine Shop Operative/Team Leader (CNC)

Job Title: Machine Shop Operative/Team Leader (CNC)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 895613_1550835295
Contact Name: Desi Koleva
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 22, 2019 11:34

Job Description

A new opportunity has arisen for a Machine Shop Operative and a Machine Shop Team Leader to join and be part of a multi-disciplined team within a well-known company in the industry. You will be responsible for the day-to day operation of variety of milling and turning machines in the build of all products. You will be required to operate and maintain the equipment and the ideal candidate will need to have CNC Lathe and Milling Machine Setting & Operating and a good understanding of programming languages such as FANUC/ ProtoTRAK and G-Code. The Machine Shop Team Leader would have ideally managed a team of people.

In return, you will have the chance to work for a company who produces market - leading secure communication systems, intelligence gathering and situational awareness technology for the world's most challenging environments. They engineer innovative solutions from electronics warfare to information assurance. You will be offered further progression and development, on top of your competitive package, bonus and overtime paid.

About the role:

*Implement machining strategies and action plans, as directed by the Workshop Team Leader, to ensure that the manufacturing facility supports the business strategic objectives.
*Create existing products and working with engineering to provide input to new developments and existing products.
*Operate and maintain the equipment, with particular focus on operating Manual-CNC Lathe.
*Enforce Housekeeping requirements, Health & Safety Processes & Risk assessments while maintaining a safe and clean working environment throughout the facility
*Read and interpret engineering drawings to determine dimensions and tolerances of the finished work piece allowing for plating thicknesses.
*Sequencing of operations, tooling, programming and setup requirements to manufacture components with an efficient approach.
*Liaise with Quality on non-conformance & suggest resolution activities.
*Maintain batch traceability on raw material delivered and usage on Shop Orders.
*Recognise, solve & implement required changes for machining related problems.
*Work in co-operation with other Manufacturing teams to ensure the product is of the quality and standards expected.
*Attend daily team planning meetings and managing personal workload.
*Ensuring that production documentation is kept up-to-date.
*Manage security of information as defined in the Information Security Policy.

About you:

Essential experience:

*CNC Lathe and Milling Machine Setting & Operating
*Understanding of programming languages FANUC, ProtoTRAK, G-Code
*Understanding of using material requirements planning (MRP) systems to control and monitor inventory
*Haas/XYZ/Bridgeport Machine Experience
*Manual Turning & Milling
*Use of 3D Modelling software (Solidworks & OneCNC)
*Ability to obtain SC Clearance.

Machine Shop Operative and Machine Shop Team Leader
Base: Aylesbury
Salary: Competitive + bonus + paid over-time

The role will require all employees to achieve and maintain SC security clearance or above without restrictions that will inhibit the individual's ability to fulfil the requirements of the role. Your eligibility for the appropriate level of security clearance may be discussed with you during the recruitment process. Any existing clearance holders may be able to transfer clearance (subject to approval).

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 resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a Permanent Role

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

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