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Sliding head Programmer/ Turning Section Lead

  • Location: Coventry
  • Salary: £19.00 - £20.00 per hour + Negotiable per hour
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 26 days ago

Metalis are currently working with a manufacturing company who are currently seeking an experienced Turning Section Leader to join their team. As a company committed to innovation and excellence, they offer opportunities for growth and development in a dynamic work environment.

Job Role: Section Lead, Turning

Salary: £20 per hour - dependant on experience, this is negotiable

Job Duties:

  • Implementation and ongoing improvement of the Quality Management System to meet the needs of the business and ensure compliance with the requirements of ISO 9001:2015 across all business functions
  • Manage and conduct internal audits following company audit policies, processes, and schedules, maintaining all relevant documentation. Monitor NCRs, ensuring they are rectified quickly, and by the agreed dates.
  • Support external audits to ensure relevant ISO accreditations that are essential to the business.
  • Perform inspections within manufacturing to ensure all Route Cards are correct and signed.
  • Manage non-conformance (NCR) issues, both internal and external, collaborating with the relevant functions to undertake root cause analysis, implement corrective and preventative actions, and build a culture of continuous improvement. Maintain documentation as required.
  • From the calibration register, calibrate inspection equipment and manage items required for external calibration. Issue all new inspection equipment with a unique Jade identification number. Keep documentation relating to the calibration process up to date.
  • Support a best practice and continuous improvement culture across the company, identifying opportunities where they arise and taking ownership for driving initiatives forward.
  • Adhere to the company's quality and H&S management system and supporting processes (ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 45001:2018). Wear and use appropriate PPE.
  • Keep all work areas clean, tidy and safe at all times.
  • Identification and delivery of training requirements.

Experience & Requirements:

  • 10 years' manufacturing experience in an engineering business.
  • 3 years' experience in a hands-on supervisory role.
  • Knowledge of modern machining techniques, programming, and the latest developments in tooling.
  • Forklift and first aid qualifications would be very useful
  • Must be able to within the UK and abroad
  • Extensive experience of sliding head machines is essential
  • Must be proficient in writing programmes using Fanuc Controls with NC assist, or ideally through Solid Cam

If this role sounds like you, please apply today and one of our consultants will be in touch to discuss the role in greater detail.