Global leader specialising in the design, development and manufacturing of large precision machines and equipment to print preformed beverage cans at speeds exceeding 2000 cans per minute. The fully automated high-speed machines are designed, manufactured, built and tested in Wrexham before being exported all over the world. Established for more than 20 years, the ambitious company prides itself on innovation, boasting a highly knowledgeable, expert and multicultural workforce who benefit from a friendly environment with a strong emphasis on individual autonomy, teamwork, and business involvement. With exciting plans on the horizon including significant investment into facilities and product development, this is an exciting time to join the business.
Keeping those cogs turning.
Two vacancies are available for skilled CNC Machinists to join the Production Team, where you'll be working within a niche manufacturing organisation that prides itself on quality, innovation and teamwork. You'll put your proven experience to great use in a challenging and varied role, where your career development will be encouraged and supported.
What will the roles of Mazak Machinist and CNC Machinist entail?
Reporting to the Production Leader and working within a busy machine shop environment, you'll set up and operate a variety of machine tools to produce precision parts and instruments, whilst also fabricating and modifying parts to make or repair machine tools and maintain industrial machines. Your duties will include but not be limited to:
•Selecting the appropriate tools, machines and materials to be used in preparation of machinery work
•Setting up, adjusting and operating all basic machine tools alongside many specialised and advanced variations of tools to perform precision machining operations
•Calculating dimensions and tolerances using knowledge of mathematics and technical drawings
•Aligning and securing holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories and materials onto machines
•Monitoring the feed and speed of machines during the machining process
•Ensuring machine parts adhere to specifications using machine tools such as lathes, milling machines or grinders
•Measuring, examining and testing completed units to detect defects and ensuring conformance to specifications using precision instrument such as micrometres
•Setting controls to regulate machining and entering commands to retrieve, input or edit computerised machine control media
What will I need in order to be considered for the Mazak Machinist and CNC Machinist roles?
•Need good working knowledge of Mazak machines
•Proven experience as a CNC Machinist with a MAZAK Quickturn and Smooth C operating and programming experience an ADVANTAGE.
•Technical mindset with strong mathematical skills, and the ability to read technical drawings
•Strong problem-solving skills and a keen eye for detail
•Superb organisational skills, with the ability to work on various projects simultaneously
•Creative approach to generating new and innovative ideas
•Excellent organisation skills, with the ability to work under pressure
•Ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a team
•Knowledge of Hurco mills and XYZ mill/lathe and HAAS lathe desirable.
You will be part of a progressive business that will support your career development whilst enabling and encouraging you to work autonomously.
Additional Benefits: Private pension, and healthcare cover after one years' service
CONTACT CHRIS - 07342 881460
Manufacturing Workforce are responsible for placing skilled and in demand people on both a permanent and contract basis into the Engineering, Technical and Manufacturing sectors, from skilled Shop Floor Personnel and Specialist Engineers to Supervisory and Management positions. We operate from several prime locations throughout Central England and our Specialist Consultants will have an in-depth understanding of your skills and offer best advice on your next step!! We are always searching for the best talent, so if you know anyone, why not recommend someone to one of our professional team who will be more than happy to help.