Machinist

  • Job Reference: SWR2663
  • Date Posted: 8 April 2021
  • Recruiter: Spider
  • Location: Lowestoft, Suffolk
  • Salary: £10.00 to £14.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Engineering, Manufacturing, Production & Operatives
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Machinist – Spider is advertising on behalf of an independent family-owned and run fabrication company with more than 50 years of engineering experience under their belts. They're passionate about fabrication and their 28,000 sq. ft. workshop space and purpose-built offices enable us to provide ISO 9001 approved manufacturing services, including steel, stainless steel, and aluminium fabrication, with some of the largest laser cutting and folding capabilities in the East of England. Due to continued growth, they are now looking for an experienced Machinist to join their team based in Lowestoft, Suffolk.

As a Machinist, you will be capable of using a traditional Colchester Lathe and Bridgeport equivalent Milling Machine. CNC knowledge would be beneficial but is not essential. The machine shop is collocated with the fabrication team and provides machined components to the fabrication team as well as directly to customers. The position is therefore quite autonomous, often requiring one to use their initiative.

The successful candidate must be able to:

  • Read drawings
  • Calculate cutting speeds and feeds
  • Carry out milling operations
  • Carry out turning operations
  • Be able to work autonomously
  • Work to customer specifications

Any experience of programming CNC lathes / milling machines would be beneficial but is not a required.

This is a full-time role. In return, the hourly rate is £10 - £14 depend on experience.

If you have the relevant skills and experience and would like to join their company, please apply by forwarding an up-to-cv as soon as possible. We look forward to hearing from you.

Please check your email inbox and spam / junk mail folder for any email correspondence for this role.

This vacancy is being advertised and handled by Spider, an Online Job Advertiser, and Specialist Recruiter. We provide an online recruitment advertising and employee selection service in Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex, Cambridgeshire and beyond.

Additional keywords: CNC, CNC Operator, CAD, CAM, Miller, Turner, Machinist, Traditional Machinist

Here at Spider, we take your privacy seriously. When you apply, we shall process your details and pass your application to this particular company for review for this vacancy only. As you might expect we may contact you by email, text or telephone. Your data is processed on the basis of our legitimate interests in fulfilling the recruitment process.

We will also request additional consent directly from you before submitting your personal information to any other recruiting company who are working directly with Spider for recruitment or recruitment advertising purposes should this particular application be unsuccessful.  We will never disclose your information to any third party unless legally required to do so and we will only ever contact you with the sole purpose of helping you find your dream job or offering career- related advice. For our full Privacy Policy please view our website.