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Job Description

Workforce are recruiting for an experienced Surface Grinder.

General Responsibilities/Requirements:

• Work from detailed drawings, process sheets, tooling instructions, and standard charts to identify component/manufacturing specifications.
• Compute such data as dimensions, rotation speeds, feed rates, and machining times.
• Uses experience to determine the best practice machining methods for each part.
• Use dial indicators, micrometers, and other standard and special precision inspection equipment to set up, adjust and check dimensions.
• Enters data into ERP system.
• Work with supervisor & support teams to resolve problem situations as required.
• Performed work with a variety of grinding wheel specifications. Must have experience working with overhead dressers.
• May be required to operate multiple machines.
• May be required to operate multiple machines.
• Rotate between various department work centers as required.
• Use hand tools and manual machines as needed.
• Perform other related duties as assigned.
• Follow all clean up and housekeeping procedures. Comply with all quality and safety regulations.

Qualifications or Functional Experience:

• Requires a minimum of 3 years trades training or equivalent experience and two to four years of related machining experience.
• Requires the ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, decimals, and percent.
• Previous experience and demonstrated proficiency in operating precision grinding machines.
• Requires a knowledge of grinding principles, tooling, material characteristics, machine shop procedures, abrasives and general machining practices.
• Must have extensive knowledge of Surface Grinding processes
• Requires the ability to read specifications and gauges and to complete standard production documentation
• Able to work with IT systems and possess a good level of PC literacy.

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.