Engineering Machinist / Mechanical Assembly Technician / Workshop Engineer

Up to £19525 per annum + bonus + pension + usual benefits
24 Sep 2019
22 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Engineering Machinist & Assembly Technician

Location: Old Trafford, Manchester

Salary: £19,525.00 p/a + bonus + pension + usual benefits

Job type: Permanent, Full time (37.5h per week)

Daily Times: Monday to Thursday 8:30 am to 5pm. Friday 8:30am to 3:45pm.

Established in 1961 a successful and well established major UK manufacture, supplier and servicer of medical equipment to Hospitals and Ambulance Services throughout the UK and over 60 countries worldwide.

They are looking for someone with experience of working with bench Lathes, Drills, Millers, Grinders and assembly work.

The Role:

To work alongside the R & D Design team and production team to produce special components, modify existing components and to help assemble and test finished products.

Job Duties:

A successful candidate will be expected to modify existing components and machine small batch quantities of special components using manual lathes, bench millers and drills to dimensional drawings.

The candidate is expected to have the knowledge of thread forms, screw thread cutting, drill bit and lathe tool grinding. The candidate will work alongside the design and production team to create and improve their production jigs and test equipment. The successful candidate will also be involved in the assembly and testing of finished products.

The successful Candidate will have/ be:

* Previous experience using Manual Lathes, Drills, Millers & Grinders & Hand Tools.
* Ability to read and understand Machine Component Drawings.
* Conversant with engineering measuring instruments.
* Quality minded with an attention to detail and improvements.
* Ability to use initiative to help develop products.
* Ability to assemble and test finished products. (product training provided)
* Mature in nature.
* Must be able to read, write and speak good English.

This is an ideal opportunity for someone with a hands on engineering background to work as part of a team for a market leader in the medical equipment manufacturing and service industry with long term career prospects. Full product training & certification provided.


Working Week: 37.5. Hrs

Daily times: Monday to Thursday 8:30am to 5:00pm Friday 8:30am to 3:45pm.

Holidays: 23 Days (plus bank holidays)

Bonus Scheme: Based on achieving monthly targets.

Pension Scheme: Auto enrolment to company pension scheme. (opt out option if required)

Death in service: After 12 month’s continuous service entitled to a year’s salary to nominee.

Please click on the APPLY button to send your CV and Cover Letter for this role.

Candidates with the relevant experience or job titles of: Manufacturing Technician, Production Coordinator, Manufacturing Technician, Assembly Coordinator, Assembly Production Planner, Assembly Organiser, Production Engineer, Assembly Shop Technician, Manufacturing Engineer, Assembly Engineer may also be considered for this role.