£11.50 - £12 per hour
17 days ago
We are currently recruiting for a Machine Setter to work for a small, family run engineering company based near Langport in Somerset. You will be joining their engineering team and will receive hands on training on a variety of machines.
Machinery used includes:
- Automatic saw
- Tube bending machines
- Brake Press
Experience of operating NC controlled equipment would be advantageous, but programming is not essential.
Duties and Responsibilities will include:
- Setting and operating machines
- Maintenance of tools and equipment according to company practice
- Work involving wire, power presses and assembly (as the level of work dictates)
- Supervisory experience overseeing work produced from equipment that the applicant would have setup for other personnel to operate
The successful applicant would be working with a variety of industrial equipment fabricating stainless steel tubular, wire and sheet metal components. A mechanical engineering and manufacturing background will be advantageous as well as a hands on approach to being able fix and maintain machinery. You must be self-motivated and able to use own initiative in solving problems.
Hours of work are 39 hours per week, Monday to Thursday 8am-5pm and Friday 8am-1pm.
The rate of pay is between £11.50 - £12.00 per hour depending on experience.
This is initially starting on a long term temporary position with the view to becoming a permanent position after completing a successful trial period.
The company has a summer shutdown for two weeks in August and a factory shutdown over Christmas.
If you're interested please apply within or call our Taunton branch.