Location Reading
Job-type Full time
Salary Market related

Manual Machinist





Our client is an established manufacturer of precision components based in the Reading area. They are currently recruiting a manual machinist with experience of setting and operation of centre lathes for the manufacture of precision components. The successful manual machinist will join a small manufacturing team on a permanent basis in a days based role.


Manual Machinist responsibilities

  • Setting and operation of manual lathes/centre lathes
  • Change/replace tooling
  • Follow engineering drawings/ Work to specifications
  • Self inspection of manufactured components
  • Use a range of precision gauges
  • Carry out bench work when required
  • Work to the business needs when required


Experience and Qualifications of Manual Machinist

  • Relevant engineering based apprenticeship (beneficial)
  • Manual Machinising experience
  • Experience within a precision engineering environment
  • Strong team ethic


What's on offer

This is an opportunity to join an established engineering business manufacturing components for a variety of industries. The successful Manual Machinist will join our client in a days role on a permanent basis. The role is remunerated with a competitive salary plus comprehensive benefits package. Start 2022 with a new challenge, apply today.