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Production Operator/Inspector

  • Location: Sheffield
  • Salary: £17675 - £25348 per annum + Shift allowance when required per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 21 days ago

  • Sector: General Engineering & Manufacturing
  • Contact: Laura Hesselden
  • Contact Email: laura.hesselden@metalis.co.uk
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 29 October 2021
  • Job Ref: BBBH360_1632921753

We currently have a permanent and full time Production Operator/Inspector opportunity available, with our well-established and reputable client based in Sheffield.

The right candidate must be willing to work standard days but occasional shift flexibility may be required.

About the Company:

Our client is a well-established manufacturing company based in Sheffield who operate from several UK and international sites. Due to a busy order book and an increase in production they are currently requiring a CNC Machine Operator to join their team.



Key Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will cover the final ops needed to manufacture our parts. These include:

  • Bench fitting
  • Inspection work to fine tolerances.
  • Micro finishing/ Polishing.
  • Dynamic balancing.
  • Ultrasonic Washing.


Person Specification:

  • Experience working in an engineering environment.
  • Use of measuring equipment including Comparators, Verniers, micrometres, gauges.
  • Knowledge and experience of CNC controls are advantageous but not a necessity.
  • An Engineering apprenticeship would be advantageous but not a necessity.
  • Ability to understand engineering drawings/ operation and method sheets.
  • Documents actions by completing production and quality logs
  • Experience working with Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Ability to work under pressure.


Working Hours: 37.5 hours a week, Monday to Friday. Shift patterns are days but occasional flexibility may be required; may be asked to cover typical morning and afternoon shifts in response to business needs.

Salary: £17,675 - £25,348 per annum basic, dependant upon experience. Shift allowance is in addition to the salary rate and is as follows:

Morning shift: £35.79 per week

Afternoon shift: £37.60 per week

Night shift (unlikely but included for info): £73.38 per week