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Manual Machinist

  • Location: Oldham
  • Salary: £16.00 - £21.33 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: General Engineering & Manufacturing
  • Contact: Rachel Oldfield
  • Contact Email: rachel.oldfield@metalis.co.uk
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 10 April 2024
  • Job Ref: J1747 / J1748 / J174_1710167802

Job Role: Manual Machinist
Location: Oldham
Shift: Days Only or Nights Only
Salary: £16.00ph up to £21.33ph

Metalis is working in partnership with a specialist engineering company in Oldham who due to continuous growth are looking to hire skilled Manual Machinists on a permanent contract.

Job Duties:

  • Setting and operating Manual Horizontal Boring or Manual Vertical Boring machines
  • Read and understand customer issued drawings and specifications
  • Inspection and quality checking of machined parts
  • Ensuring quality standards are consistently met
  • Working within a heavy engineering industry

Job Requirements:

  • Have experience of setting and operating manual boring machines or have a milling/turning background
  • Have experience working from engineering drawings
  • Have experience of self-inspecting work
  • Flexibility towards overtime
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team

Salary & Shift:

  • £16.00ph for Day Shift: Monday to Thursday, 8am-4.30pm. Friday 8am-1pm (No Lunch)
    37 hours total. Overtime is paid at 1.3x, Sunday overtime is paid at 1.5x
  • £21.33ph for Night Shift
    Night Shift: Monday to Thursday, 6pm-6am (4 x 12-hour shifts)
    Overtime available Friday after 1pm & Saturday & Sunday. Overtime is paid at 1.5x
  • Company Pension
  • Bonus system based on Health and Safety (£250 every 6 months if qualify)
  • Overtime available


If you feel as though you have the background, skills and experience for this role then please apply today with your latest CV. A recruitment consultant will be in touch with all successful applications to discuss the company and role in more detail.