CNC Machinist

  • Location

    Bristol, England

  • Sector:

    Aerospace Manufacturing

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £21.21 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jack Shingler

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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We are currently recruiting for a number of CNC Machinists for our major aerospace client based in Bristol. This is a 6 month contract with a limited likelihood of extension.

You will be required to work a 7 day fortnight shift pattern which entails working Mon, Tues, Weds, Sat, Sun Week one and Thurs, Fri Week two. 7am-6.45pm shifts. Avg. of approx 40 hours a week.

The pay rate for this shift is £18.80 per hour PAYE or £21.21 via LTD company (LTD option only available if you work 50 miles from site minimum). If you are required to work any standard day shifts it is paid at £15.04 per hour PAYE or £17.45 per hour via LTD.


To operate as a multi-skilled, flexible worker to ensure maximum effectiveness and

efficiency. Tasks will be undertaken and worked through the use of:

· Machining of parts aircraft parts to drawing specification

· Checking of parts using conventional equipment including height gauges

· Micrometers, vernier, calipers to meet required specification

· Working to engineering drawings

· Manufacturing to defined high tolerances

· Manually or mechanically move components to ensure the effective flow of

production within the cell

· Deburring for onward safe handling only


· Ensure parts are produced on a 'right first time' basis

· Ensure that any calibrated equipment used is within date

· Responsible for the timely clearance of work phases using the SAP system

· Responsible for highlighting any non-conformance to the Process Team Leader

· To hold first party inspection approval (M02 status is subject to obtaining A stamp


· Record all downtime on OEE sheets

· Management of machine stoppages with maintenance and escalation as required

· Completion of Total Preventative Maintenance (TPM)

· Responsible for keeping machines tidy and general housekeeping within the area

· Management of 5S within area ie. tooling, work set station and general area

· Employee Involvement (EI)

· Compliance with all risk assessments and company Environment, Health & Safety

procedures relevant to all work activities

· Reporting of all incidents, accidents and near misses as per the company's procedure

and implementation of identified corrective actions


A recognised Machining Indentured Apprenticeship (essential) and ideally have previous

manufacturing experience in a factory environment.

· Ability to work to standard operating procedures

· Must be able to work in small teams with Process Team Leaders

· Knowledge of Lean manufacturing principles and techniques to support

continuous improvement initiatives

· Self-motivated team player with good communication skills

· Export Control understanding and regulatory requirements.