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  • Job reference: RMS0177030

Machining Technician

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 25/05/2017
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Time left:
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The Role:
* General machine shop activities to include:-
* Operation of Band/Bar saws, Pillar drills and Guillotine, etc.
* Milling / Conventional Turning
* CNC Milling / Turning
* Milling and Turning equipment operation
* Operation of Band/Bar saws and Guillotine
* Manufacture of close tolerance parts using Conventional mills and lathes
* Programming and Operation of CNC Mills to produce close tolerance parts
* Machine to drawing requirements under own supervision

The Company:
makes the freedom of flight possible by designing, manufacturing and supporting the world's best aircraft. Its people around the globe are united by a passion for aviation, as well as their desire to create better, more efficient ways for airlines and passengers to fly.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
* City & Guilds Machining
* Level 2 Diplomas in Mech/Manu Engineering
* level 3 Engineering Machine Tool Setting
* Able to read /manufacture to engineering drawings
* Capable of achieving consistent results to very tight tolerance
* Fully conversant with Health & Safety, COSHH and IOSHH.
* Flexible: - Prepared to work extended hours and shift at minimum notice.
* Experience working in Aerospace environment using aerospace approved methods to very tight tolerances

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
* Programming / Operation of CNC lathes / Mills using Heidenhain TNC426 controller
* Fully trained and able to Program and Operate Spark / Wire erosion equipment.
* Fully Trained and Qualified using Grinding wheels

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.