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Machine Operator- Turner

  • Location: Chesterfield
  • Salary: £11.50 - £13 per hour + Overtime+ Company Perks per hour
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 15 days ago


Metalis Engineering Recruitment are working with a world leading supplier to various high profile industries, they currently have an opportunity for a Machine Operative/ Manual Turner.

The role will produce and manufacture products for their products to design and the customer standards and expectations.

Purpose of role

  • Support the Production Team to complete any jobs in manufacturing of products.
  • Cut down Bar stock by means of operating band saw.
  • Operate Lathes, using modern methods required are drill, Tap and face up stock.
  • Complete all tasks of anode manufacture to current job card and drawing requirements prior to ex-works date, sign off job.
  • Assist Production Team to maintain stocks at viable levels.
  • Report to the Production team any defects with equipment and storage racking within the area.
  • Report near misses on department daily team board.
  • Assist with saw requirements upon request.
  • Assist with Boxing when demand requires it or instructed to do so by the Production team.
  • Assist Production Team with job progression with T-Card and/or any other planning system.
  • Operate forklift truck in all areas is desirable.
  • When required reporting any concerns to the Production Manager.

Key Functional Responsibilities and Accountabilities

  • Main tasks, but not limited to, are cutting/turning bar stock, rolling sheet metal to deliver to the assembly department of corrosion products in the machine shop.
  • Ensure that all Job cards are delivered by the set deadlines.
  • complete route cards for materials.
  • Provide support for all of Production if required.
  • Help QA and QC activities and initiatives within manufacture and production, as well as helping carry out the annual stock take.
  • Work with Production team to ensure the correct level of materials are available when required at all times.
  • Ensure each team board is updated daily with any issues, addressing the departmental KPI's positively each day.
  • Ensure you operate safely and respecting company H&S policies at all times.
  • Address departmental daily 5S requirements.
  • Ensure the department is kept clean and tidy and end of shift checks are completed daily.
  • Continually improve the department and ensure any pertinent improvement actions are implemented.
  • Actively find ways to improve Quality, Cost and Delivery (QCD).
  • Provide any relevant information to warehouse / despatch teams.