Job Title: Machinist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, East Anglia, England
Salary: £23 - £25 per hour
Start Date: 2023-02-13
Reference: J31MachinistPB
Contact Name: Wayne Pavitt
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 13, 2023 12:23

Job Description

Are you a Machinist, Toolmaker or CNC Setter?
Do you have experience with machining prototype components within a wide & varied industry?
Do you like working with a mixture of CNC & Conventional machines to produce high quality parts used in with fellow Engineers to develop new products?
We have recently recruited one person to support this close knit team & are now looking to add another person into the team
Please read on!
Peterborough based Manufacturing company is currently recruiting for a Miller & Turner
We require a Machinist to work on either Milling & Turning of precision components

As a Machinist you will be involved in the manufacture of components on a variety of Mills & Lathes working from Engineering drawings. 
If you have CNC exp it would be advantageous, however should you only have conventional / manual machining skills that will be acceptable (there will be oppotunity to operate CNC machinery if you wish, although the company are happy for you to just stick with manual / conventional machining if you prefer. 

Conventional Machines are a mixture of typical Colchester, Myford & Bridgeport Lathes / Mills


- Ability to use both conventional & CNC Lates & Mills (will consider someone without CNC Expereince)
- Responsible for dimensional checks
- Responsible for identifying drawing packs

It is expected to last a minimum of 12 months, probably longer.

The Machinist will set up the machine, manufacture the components to tolerance, and inspect the components afterwards.
All candidates must be able to work from Engineering Drawings
Ideally have a recognised Apprenticeship.

This role is deemed inside IR35
Pay rate £23 - £25 (FCSA Umbrella). Paye is available too - £18 - £19ph

You will ideally need to be based locally as they are currently operating Mon – Fri c. 40 -45 hrs pw

Job role search terms: Machinist, Grinder / Grinding, CNC Machinist, CNC Setter, Turner, Miller, CNC Milling, CNC Turning

This is a long term ongoing contract (min 12-24 months, highly likely to be longer). It is due to start over the next few weeks with the client company ready to interview people now.
Please apply for full details

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