Apprenticeship served, experienced CNC Grinder required to join specialist seals and bearing manufacturing organisation, based in Redditch.  Offered as a permanent contract with competitive salary circa £28,000 p.a. plus company benefits (Generous annual leave entitlement, free onsite parking, cycle to work scheme, pension with employer matched contribution of up to 7%) and comfortable working environment.

Reporting directly to the Production Manager, as CNC Grinder, you would be required to work rotation shifts of 6 am to 2 pm and 2 pm to 10 pm (earlier finishes Friday). Duties to include:

  • Setting machines in accordance with H&S regulations and the process control plan
  • CNC grinding, operating, setting, and programming.
  • Interpreting component drawings to determine specifications  
  • Using measuring equipment to ensure components meet specification.
  • Monitoring equipment spares and consumables, replenishing stock when required
  • Responsible for championing 6S and developing a culture of lean
  • Performing & developing PM & TPM activities to ensure continuous operation of machines, monitoring the condition of machine parts, replacing when required
  • To develop ways of working to reduce waste and improve efficiency
  • Liaising with the QEHS & CI Leader to ensure quality standards are being achieved

Skills and Experience required for CNC Grinder role:

  • Apprenticeship or equivalent in an engineering discipline
  • GCSE or equivalent in English and Maths
  • A Yellow Belt qualification
  • Fanuc control programming in ISO G code
  • Able to use a CMM and shadowgraphs for inspection

    Be confident and experienced in working with:
  • CNC machining Turning or Grinding
  • Surface grinding
  • Cylindrical grinding
  • ISO programming G codes
  • This is a hands-on job requiring engineering skill levels to craft level or similar/higher
  • Conversant with H&S rules, regulations and best practices
  • Knowledge of manual handling
  • Able to confidently work to engineering drawings

If you are flexible, proactive, able to work to targets and deadlines, possess integrity and a willingness to learn new ideas and seeking a new challenge, please APPLY TODAY!