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Workshop Technician

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  • Sector:

    Quality and Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £20000 - £25000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Matthew Andrews

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)118 902 8800

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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JOB- Workshop Techncian
LOCATION- Plymouth

TERM- Permanent
SALARY- £20,000-£25,000 plus other benefits

My client is looking for a Manual machinist (Toolmaker) to join their business on a permanent basis in the Plymouth area. The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, hands on and has a practical approach to Engineering in a Workshop Environment

The Workshop Technician will ideally have the following attributes:

  • Workshop experience working with VMC, Mills & Lathes
  • Familiar with process such as Injection moulding, Vac forming and sheet metal fabrication
  • Be able to read & interpret engineering drawings
  • Under go 10 year security screening including CRB and financial probity check
  • Ability to work individually or as a team
  • Presentable and professional in appearance
The Workshop Technician role will involve:

  • Accurately and efficiently manufacture using general toolroom equipment to prototype components and assemblies
  • Manufacture equipment, fixtures and jigs to enable repeatable testing
  • Safely & accurately carry out testing for R&D prototypes and products in accordance to test requirements
  • Ensure the workshop machinery and tools used by non-workshop staff are used in safe and correct manner
  • Ensure workshop machinery and tools are used in a safe and correct manner
  • Communicate with suppliers and external bodies in a professional manner
  • Undertake training where necessary, involving COSHH, PUWER and Abrasive wheels regulations
If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation.
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