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Workshop Machinist

  • Location: Coventry
  • Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + O.T.E £55,000+ Per Annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 15 days ago

  • Sector: General Engineering & Manufacturing
  • Contact: Aimee Smith
  • Contact Email: aimee.smith@metalis.co.uk
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 28 June 2024
  • Job Ref: J1338_1716994963

Workshop Machinist

Salary - Competitive salary with OTE of over £55,000+ per annum

Location - Coventry (Will include national & international travel)


We are currently seeking a skilled Workshop Machinist to join our client's team in Coventry. As a Workshop Machinist, you will play a vital role in our workshop operations, contributing to the production of high-quality components for our clients.

Job Duties:

  • Set up and operate a variety of workshop machinery, including lathes, milling machines, grinders, and drills.
  • Select appropriate tools, materials, and machine parameters for each job.
  • Machine components to specified dimensions and tolerances, ensuring accuracy and adherence to technical drawings.
  • Perform tasks such as turning, boring, drilling, and grinding to achieve precise finishes.
  • Conduct regular inspections of machined parts to ensure they meet quality standards.
  • Make necessary adjustments to machines and tools to maintain high-quality production.
  • Troubleshoot issues related to machining processes and equipment, implementing corrective measures.
  • Collaborate with engineers and colleagues to optimize machining techniques and resolve challenges.
  • Adhere to safety protocols and regulations to create a secure working environment.
  • Perform routine maintenance on machinery to ensure optimal performance.

Job Requirements:

  • Proven experience as a Workshop Machinist or similar role in a manufacturing environment.
  • Proficiency in operating workshop machinery such as lathes, milling machines, grinders, and drills.
  • Flexibility to work Internationally
  • Ability to read and interpret technical drawings and specifications.
  • Strong knowledge of machining techniques, tools, and materials.
  • Attention to detail and commitment to producing high-quality work.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to troubleshoot machining issues.
  • Understanding of safety procedures and adherence to safety regulations.
  • Strong work ethic, reliability, and a proactive approach to continuous improvement.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively as part of a team.

Salary & Hours:

  • A competitive salary with OTE in excess of £55,000+ per annum
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Company van
  • Company expenses
  • 25 days Annual Holiday + Bank Holidays
  • Extensive Overtime
  • Position Type: Permanent, Full-time