Manual Machinist Technician

Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire Salary: £16 - £20 per hour
Sector: Engineering, Defence Type: Permanent
Contact: Jeremy Farley Job Published: 20 days ago

Job Title: Manual Machinist Technician

Location: Portsmouth

Term: Initial 2 Months

Hours: 37 Per Week

Salary: £16 - £20 p/h

Key Skills: Bending, Shrinking, Riveting, Stretching, Sheet Metal, Forming, Mechanical, Fitter, Assembly, Machinist, Aerospace, Marine, Maritime, Manufacturing, Rigs, Frames, Drawings

An experienced Manual Machinist Technician is required ASAP by my client to be responsible for anything manufacturing related: one day you will be tasked to assemble bought in items for simply assembly in a short space of time, the next you will be involved with the manufacturing of complex, bespoke piece parts.

The Role:

So, what will you be doing as a Manual Machinist Technician?

  • Manufacturing bespoke parts for large scale, accurate boat models as well as assembling parts for rigs, frames and bespoke model boat builds

What are we looking for in our next Manual Machinist Technician?

  • Hold a recognised Apprenticeship/Training in a mechanical trade
  • Hold a professional qualification - C&G/ONC/HNC in Mechanical Engineering
  • Experience & proven track record in manufacturing High Quality, low quantity items
  • Previous work experience in a highly regulated industry - Such as Aerospace/Medical/Nuclear
  • Comfortable in reading Technical Drawings related to Metal Forming
  • Experience in Sheet Metal Forming - Bending, Shrinking, Riveting, Stretching & Drilling & Welding
  • Previous use of an array of materials such as Plastic, High grade metals a distinct advantage

My client is keen to get this position filled ASAP, so if you feel you have the skills and desire to provide passion and drive as the next Manual Machinist Technician, this is the opportunity for you!


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