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CNC Grinding Engineer/Programmer - EXPIRED

Job Title: CNC Grinding Engineer/Programmer - EXPIRED
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Skelmersdale
Salary: Depending on experience
Duration: Permanent
REF: GR1207
Contact Name: Leo Stuchbury
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description - EXPIRED

My client is a world class specialist manufacturer of highly engineered components and assemblies requiring the tightest dimensional tolerances for a range of demanding automotive and specialist engineering applications.

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Grinding engineer to join their highly skilled, precision engineering team. They’re looking for a Grinding Technician with experience in programming a range of grinding machines (Cylindrical, Groove and Centreless). Candidates must be able to:
• Set and program a range of CNC grinding machines (Cylindrical, Groove and Centreless)
• Have a good understanding of CNC programs were applicable within job role.
• Have a working knowledge of robots.
• Be able to train other staff members.
• Be active in process, efficiencies and quality improvement suggestions.
• Achieve OEE targets
• Achieve 5S targets
• Maintain quality target for the section, including SPC ownership for the section and understanding of “X” bar & “R” charts and have the skill set to rectify problems found.
• Achieves targets for TPM
• Meeting production improvement targets

Candidates must have:
• Minimum of HNC / HND / a recognised mechanical apprenticeship with a minimum of 5 years of machining experience or relevant experience in the automotive / Aerospace / precision machining industries is required for this role.
• Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills required.
• Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings.
• A sound understanding of modern lean manufacturing processes and disciplines.
• Ability to work in a team-oriented environment is a must.
• Experience of working in lean environment in a manufacturing environment.
• Fully trained and conversant with SPC methodology

Please note that candidates must have experience of working with Toyoda, Studer and Schaudt Mikrosa grinding machines using Siemens and Fanuc Controls. This is a great opportunity to join a fast growing, forward thinking company. If you’re passionate about engineering and feel you have the relevant skills and experience please email your cv to….

Ref: GR1207 | Published: 12th Jul 2017

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