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Machine Setter

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Location: Langport, Somerset Contract Type: Temporary
Salary: £10 - £12 per hour Industry: Engineering
Posted: 8 days ago Contact: Samantha Beale
Apply by: 9/11/2017 Contact Email: taunton@meridianbs.co.uk

Are you an experienced machine minder and setter looking for a new opportunity within the Somerset area?

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, electric and hydraulic
  • Small hydraulic presses
  • 60-80 T hydraulic presses
  • Guillotine
  • Brake press
  • Hydraulic piercing equipment

Experience in running and setting a variety of engineering machines will be essential, but you do not need experience in all of the machines listed above.

Duties and Responsibilities will include:

  • Repair and modify jigs and fixtures
  • Check production times against standard
  • Help in development of new products
  • Produce parts (must be hands on)
  • Use computer system to access information
  • Print off production drawings and paperwork

Suitable candidates need an engineering and manufacturing background 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 and the rate of pay is between £10 -12 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.

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

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