Machine Operator - Days or Nights

  • Location

    Newmarket, Suffolk

  • Sector:

    Engineering, Warehousing, Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £8.65 - £12.36 per hour + Excellent Benefits + Paid Overtime

  • Contact:

    Imogen Wilson

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Do you have machining experience? We are recruiting for a Machine Operator to join one of the largest steel stock holding companies in the UK based in Kentford, Newmarket. Working Days: Mon-Fri 7am-3.30pm (£8.65 per hour) OR Nights: Mon-Thu 11.30pm-7am (£12.36 per hour). Plenty of overtime at increased rate available if required. THIS IS A PERMANENT POSITION.

As Machine Operator you will be processing steel to the customers requirements whilst working within the companies quality system operating a selection of manual and CNC based machinery for metal processing including welding, fabricating and shot blasting. You would also be operating forklifts, combi-lifts and the crane safely within a controlled environment whilst collating orders and loading etc.

Ideally you will have machine operating experience which could include fabrication, shotblasting or welding, hold a Counterbalance forklift license with a practical, hardworking and hands on attitude. Warehouse related experience would be advantageous also. If you are competent at reading drawings, and work orders as well as following verbal instructions this would be desirable but not essential.

This role would suit: Production Operative, Warehouse Operative, Counterbalance FLT Driver, Machine Operator, Welder, Shotblasting Operative, Fabricator, Steel Processor

Commutable from: Cambridge, Bury St Edmunds, Ely, Kentford, Newmarket, Chippenham, Thetford.

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.