Details about this vacancy

Start searching for your perfect job!

Manual Machinist/Supervisor

Job description

We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced manual machinist with supervisory experience to join our client based in Consett. This is a full time permanent vacancy and will be responsible for the running of a small machine shop team. 

Hours of works will be 7:45am – 4:15pm Monday-Thursday / 7:45am-1:15pm Fridays.

Main Responsibilities:
  • Supervising 5 people
  • Turning/Vertical boring to drawings, general tolerances +/-0.1mm 
  • Final machining of products to drawing, tolerances 0.02mm
  • Milling , both horizontal and vertical, working to similar tolerances as above
  • Final fitting and dressing of components prior to dispatch

Essential Experience:
  • Must be a time served Engineer/Machinist/Toolmaker
  • Well organised and disciplined in your work
  • Must be able to read engineering drawings
  • Good communication skills, verbal and written
  • Flexibility and understanding pressures of delivery is essential due to the demand of clients in breakdown situations 

Desirable Experience:
  • Previous supervisory experience would be beneficial
  • Experience of tolerances and using both metric and imperial measurements is beneficial
  • Knowledge of geometric tolerances is advantageous

Due to the high volume of candidates responding to our adverts unfortunately we are not always able to provide individual feedback. If you don't hear from us within the next ten days, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. We will however keep your details on file and you may be contacted about other opportunities in the future.

How to apply


Ref KES-V/5136-8K8A

Job title Manual Machinist/Supervisor

Area Consett

Salary £27,000 Per Annum

Hours of work 7:45am-4:15pm Monday-Thursday / 7:45am-1:15pm Friday

Permanent / Temporary Permanent