Machine tool operator / Maintenance operative
MACHINE TOOL OPERATOR
Required for small machine shop, experience of manual lathe / borer type machines is the primary requirement though the use of other tools such as shaper, cylindrical grinder and key way machines would also feature from time to time. Ideally you would have experience interpreting machining drawings and converting the requirements into a machining plan.
Other experience / skills such as welding proficiency, forklift licence an advantage. Work is varied and includes machine operation, plant and own building maintenance, small scale production of fly / arbor presses and test weights, casting rectification and machining.