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Machine Operator

Job Summary

  • Location New Milton, Hampshire
  • Salary £14.50 - £18.12 per hour
  • Contract Type Permanent
  • Sector Technical & Engineering
  • Date Posted 07 February 2024
  • Ref 6044_1707307536

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Job Description

Are you an experienced Machine Operator with a background in sheet metal fabrication? Are you able to read and interpret engineering drawings? If so, this opportunity to join a company as part of their new project for 12 months as a Semi-Automated Machine Welder is a great opportunity!

This Machine Operator position is a great opportunity, working for a filtration manufacturer in New Milton. The company have recently secured a massive project and are now looking to grow to their team! There are 2 shift patterns available, Days and Lates. The day shift pattern is Monday to Friday, 7:30am - 4:30pm, with an early finish on a Friday. The lates shift pattern is 3pm - Midnight, Monday to Thursday, and 11am - 4pm on a Friday. The day shift pattern pays £14.50 per hour, and the late shift pattern pays £14.50 + a 25% shift uplift. The role is a 12 month fixed term position.

The successful Machine Operator will have a variety of responsibilities within their role. The main focus of the role is operating semi-automated welding machines. Therefore, this requires preparing and setting up the machine to weld filters and components together with secure seals. There is some pre-weld preparation, as well as preparing packs and sheet metal fabrication. There will be the requirement to operate machinery such as a Guillotine, Roller, Brake Press and Press machines. Being able to read engineering drawings is also important. Another responsibility of this Machine Operator is to ensure the work area is kept clean and tidy, ensuring compliance with company policies, procedures and Health and Safety at all times.

The Machine Operator role also includes benefits such as 5 weeks holiday plus bank holidays, the option to buy more holiday, Pension scheme and also big discounts on shopping in major high street stores!

You will need:

  • Experience with operating and preparing machinery
  • Experience with sheet metal fabrication
  • To be able to interpret engineering drawings
  • To be able to follow engineering procedures and have a methodical approach
  • To be able to adhere to company guidelines and policies
  • To be able to follow documented process controls

If you are interested in this role and think you have the skills and experience this company are looking for then APPLY NOW. Alternatively, please call Tom Jones at FPR group on 02392483944.

FPR Group is acting within the capacity of a Recruitment Agency for their client.

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Tom Jones

Tom Jones

I joined FPR Group in 2022 and work in the technical and engineering team. I love engaging with new people so helping individuals find their next job and our clients the best candidate gives me a grea

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