General Engineer

Alan Browne Gauges
£16,000 per annum
05 Sep 2017
18 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Alan Browne Gauges is a long established small engineering company specialising in gauge block production, calibration and precision flat lapping. Our customers come from a variety of industries including defence, aerospace, automotive and metrology industries. We operate in the worldwide market as both a manufacturer and as a UKAS accredited calibration laboratory for gauge blocks.

We are looking for a reliable and self-motivated general engineer. An aptitude for working in a mechanical/manufacturing environment is required. Some engineering experience would be useful but not essential as full training in calibration, manufacture of gauge blocks and precision machining will be given.

Candidate strengths

  • able to use own initiative & work without supervision,
  • honest and reliable
  • able to work as part of a small team.
  • willing to learn
  • have a flexible and adaptable attitude as the role and duties are varied
  • good interpersonal skills
  • analytical and problem solving skills
  • decision making skills
  • effective verbal and listening communications skills
  • attention to detail and high level of accuracy are essential.

Working hours 8.30 am - 4.30 pm. (30 minute lunch breaks) 37.5 hrs per week

Salary £16,000 -£19,000 depending on experience

Holidays : 25 days a year plus 8 statutory days a year