Precision Machinist, Machine Shop Forman/Manager

Service Hydraulics
Up to £45,000 per annum
08 Feb 2019
15 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Precision Machinist, Machine Shop Forman/Manager Full-Time, Permanent Position, located at Barham, Kent CT46HJ. Who we are We are a small specialist engineering company established in 1982, serving customers across the UK and Europe. We manufacture one-off parts and small runs of components used in our hydraulic cylinder remanufacturing repair shop. Who we need We are looking for a “hands on” manager/foreman to operate and run our small machine shop and team of machinists and apprentices. You will be involved in the daily production meeting, allocating work within the machine shop, be responsible for on-time delivery and quality of yours and the teams work. You should be willing to impart your experience to junior team members to maintain the high standards and the smooth operation of the shop. We expect you to be a time served Machinist with practical experience of manual machining with lathes and mills. With a minimum of 5 years' post apprenticeship experience in a mechanical engineering manufacturing environment . Experience of CNC lathes and mills (knowledge of Siemens Sinumerik and Style conversational CNC would be advantageous but not essential as training will be given). Your Key Skills · The ability to run a small dynamic team · Responsible for the on-time delivery and quality of our bespoke products. · Inspection experience - Both visual and measurement techniques · Knowledge and ability of working in accordance with an ISO9001 compliant Quality Management System (QMS). · Willingness to learn · Good communication skills · Highly self-motivated · Proven problem-solving skills · Results-oriented or performance driven · Team player Advantageous but not Essential · Undergone formal forklift truck training and holds a license If you are interested, please send your CV with a covering letter with your salary expectations to, Jonathan Showan or call 01227 832000 This job was originally posted as

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