Production Operative (Lathe)

Job Type:
Job Sector:
South East
Milton Keynes
£21,482 to £21,482 per annum
Salary Description:
Starting salary of £21,482 per annum
thyssenkrupp Materials (UK) Ltd
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Your responsibilities

We are currently looking for a Lathe Operator to join us here at thyssenkrupp Materials UK! As the Lathe Operator, you will be cutting and shaping a range of product for various customers working from design drawing and adhering to tight tolerances. Based at our Milton Keynes site, we process metal bars and tubes in various grades and sizes. We have state-of-the-art cutting facilities, including CNC machining with integrated robotics. Our materials are used in the aerospace, defence and medical sectors.

Your main duties will include:

Operating the Lathe to a high quality and safe standard
Ensuring we have warehouse traceability
Working from drawings you will be required to accurately set various machines and produce parts to order
Use forklifts to gather material for the jobs and record all information on job sheets

Your profile

Essential experience, skills and knowledge:

Lathe operating knowledge
Able to read drawing and record accurate details
Flexibility to help with other tasks
Strong communication and time management skills

Desirable experience, skills and knowledge:

CAD / CAM capabilities
Training can be provided for the right applicant
Forklift trained

Your benefits with us

£21,482 per annum
40 hours a week – week 1 6am-2pm week 2 2pm-10pm
25 days holiday + 8 bank holidays
Company bonus scheme
Advantageous pension scheme
Employee high street vouchers & discounts
Employee Assistance Programme
Occupational health & health surveillance
Service Awards
Christmas savings scheme
Discounted Permanent Health Insurance
Eye care vouchers
Wellbeing events
Recognition Portal
Rewards Portal
Company events
Learning & Development opportunities
Car Salary Exchange Scheme
Company share schemes
Christmas Closedown

This is us – your new employer

With around 480 locations in over 40 countries, thyssenkrupp Materials Services is the biggest materials distributor and service provider in the western world. The broad service spectrum offered by the materials experts enables customers to focus on their individual core business. The area of Materials Services spans two strategic areas: global materials distribution as a one-stop-shop – from steel and stainless steel, tubes and pipes, nonferrous metals and specialty materials to plastics and raw materials – and tailored services in the areas of materials management and supply chain management. An extensive omnichannel architecture offers 250,000 customers worldwide cross-channel, round-the-clock access to more than 150,000 products and services. A highly efficient logistics system ensures that all requested services are smoothly integrated into customer production processes “just-in-time” or “just-in-sequence”.

We value diversity and therefore welcome all applications, irrespective of gender, nationality, ethnic and social background, religion and beliefs, disability, age, or sexual orientation and identity.

Please note that we reserve the right to remove this advert prior to the advertised expiry date, dependent on the level of response received.  You are therefore advised to apply at your earliest convenience. Due to the volume of applications we receive, we are unable to supply individual feedback at the CV review stage.

Contact Details:
thyssenkrupp Materials (UK) Ltd
Tel: 000 000 0000
Contact: Ava Drzazgowski

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