machine Shop Team Leader

machine Shop Team Leader

Job Title: machine Shop Team Leader
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tring, Hertfordshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 895008_1536139526
Contact Name: Natasha Rowley
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 05, 2018 10:25

Job Description

Your experience as a CNC Engineer will be highly valuable to my client, a market leader in the provisions of secure communications, information assurance and ISTAR systems to defence customers worldwide

You will be responsible for the day to day planning, operation and problem solving so that the team meets it required performance targets in the build of all products within Electronics. You will continuously monitor product quality during build to improve upon product performance targets.

Responsibilities for this role will include:

*Implement manufacturing strategies and action plans to ensure that the manufacturing facility supports the business strategic objectives
*Conduct performance and development appraisals and identify training needs, train and develop the machine shop personnel, to create a multi skilled, flexibility and motivated team
*Build existing products and working with engineering to provide input to new developments and existing products
*Working in a small multi-disciplined team, responsible for the day to day running of the Machine Shop section
*Using the MRP system to ensure stock is well maintained and accurately booked to jobs
*Working in co-operation with other Manufacturing teams to ensure the product is of the quality and standards expected
*Holding daily team planning meetings and managing workload
*Implementation of lean manufacturing activities as directed by the Manufacturing Manager
*Daily monitoring and achievement of manufacturing targets to include quality metrics, productivity metrics. Ensuring compliance with manufacturing safety, process, procedures and quality assurance standards

To be suitable for this role your skills and qualifications will include:

*CNC machine setting and operating
*Programming using CADCAM software
*Understanding of using material requirements planning (MRP) systems to control and monitor inventory

*Haas/XYZ/Bridgeport Machine experience
*Manual turning and milling
*Use of 3D modelling software (Solidworks and OneCNC)


*Machine Shop Team Leader
*Tring, Hertfordshire
*Salary negotiable

Keywords: CNC, Setting, Operating, CADCAM, MRP, Haas, XYZ, Bridgeport, Turning, Milling, 3D Modelling, Solidworks, OneCNC, Mechanical, Manufacturing

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 this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

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 role is a PERMANENT position

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