Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £20,860.00 - £208,610.00 gross per year
  • Sheffield


REED Engineering & Manufacturing are working with a leading Engineering Company with a global client base.

General Machinist

We are looking for an experienced Machinist to undertake a variety of tasks within the machining department relating to:- ? Setting, programming and operating a CNC Machining Centre.(Heidenhain Control)

? Setting, programming and operating a CNC Takisawa Lathe. (Fanuc)

? Milling.

? Traditional centre lathes range from 2mts – 14mts.

? Previous experience working within a heavy Engineering / Manufacturing background


? To work within an Engineering Manufacturing Environment machining Engineered products to a high quality and high standard.

? To prepare mechanical test pieces for witness by outside inspectors. These will include Tensile and Charpy impacts.


? Proven experience as an Centre Lathe Machinist

? Demonstrable ability to read Technical Drawings

? Demonstrate ability to use calibrated measure equipment

? Demonstrate ability to work to fine tolerance

? Have Great attention to detail

? Hold a minimum of 3 years’ experience in a machining role

? Willing to work shifts and overtime on request


? A sound education (or apprentice trained) in a manufacturing environment.

? Flexible and experienced Machinist with excellent time management skills.

? A good communicator with proven inter-personal skills and used to working in a team whilst also being capable of using own initiative.

? Skilled In dealing with problems in a resourceful manner and negotiating to achieve beneficial agreement.

? Flexible, motivated and a good communicator.

? Enthusiastic to learn and undertake new challenges.

? Flexible regarding working hours and able to work a range of shifts and Overtime as and when required

37hrs (Mon to Thurs 06.30 - 16:15) Overtime Available - FRI DAY OFF

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