Machinist / Setter (Engineering)

Job Type:
Job Sector:
North West
£10 to £15 per annum
Salary Description:
Excellent hourly rates
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LOCATION:  Crewe, Cheshire

JOB TITLE:  Machinist/ Setter (Engineering)

SALARY & BENEFITS:  Excellent hourly rates- based and dependant on experience + premium rates for available overtime- Quarterly company bonus based on performance,

WORKING HOURS: Permeant, Full time

 (The basic working week is 37.75 hours Mon - Fri day shift, with possible overtime after training, Pension scheme, etc.)

THE COMPANY: Coortek is the largest technical ceramics manufacturer in the world. Employing over 6,000 individuals in 50 manufacturing locations across four continents. Leveraging expertise in more than 300 advanced materials, over 100 years of family history, and best in class R&D capabilities, their  products and components touch people’s lives through amazing solutions in virtually every major industry segment.

THE ROLE: Machinist/ Setter (Engineering) - Crewe, Cheshire

CoorsTek - Making the World Measurably Better… One Talented Person at a Time.

Due to a busy order book and a very successful 2017 CoorsTek in Crewe are expanding and have a vacancy for a grinder/Machinist/ Setter in our ceramic machining process. If you’ve had experience of precision grinding in a quality focussed and flexible environment and enjoy a challenge, then we’d like to hear from you.

People rarely have experience with Ceramics - so we are looking for someone with experience of milling and/or turning components in various materials that has a flexible and inquisitive approach. Training on machining high-spec and very hard-wearing technical ceramics will be provided and salary is dependent on experience and qualifications

Main Duties and Responsibilities- Machinist/ Setter (Engineering) - Crewe, Cheshire

- Operate complex grinding equipment and/or a variety of production equipment to manufacture parts in compliance with work order instructions; makes machine adjustments and contacts appropriate person when needed
- Inspect parts to determine if product meets quality/ customer specifications; takes appropriate action concerning parts that are not to customer/quality standards and recommends solutions to appropriate person
- Transfer parts to next process via computer software
- Load, unload and stack product; transports product via hand-truck, trolley etc
- Clean work area, machines, tools and equipment
- Train incoming operators on processes and procedures

Technical Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:- Machinist/ Setter (Engineering) - Crewe, Cheshire

- Must have previous experience of setting / operating milling machines/lathes Essential
- Read/interpret imperial & metric measurements and ability to read and interpret technical drawings
- Use of handheld measuring equipment such as micrometers, calipers, drop gauges
- Have attained a recognised apprenticeship in Manual Machining would be desirable
- Previous experience of manufacturing a wide variety of materials would be advantageous 

Does this sound like you? If yes then please hit the apply now button.

You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps.

Contact Details:
Tel: 01733 427 182
Contact: John Martins

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