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AT-MACHINEOP - Machine Operator/Setter

Zeus Personnel are looking for a Machine Operator to work in a highly successful foundry operating a continuous process production facility.


Successful candidates will work 6am-2pm Mon-Fri week 1 and 2pm-10pm Mon-Fri week 2.

Salary of £26700 includes shift allowance but with production bonus could increase to approx £29K.

Job Brief:

The Setter Operator is responsible for efficiently and productively operating and setting all machinery, including any ancillary equipment.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

-Operating a machining cell or paint line, including any ancillary equipment.

-To check your own work using measuring equipment and, where relevant, recording the data.

-To change own inserts & tooling in machines.

-The setting of machines as required (including the paint line), including any ancillary equipment, such as the etch marker or dip tank.

-Ensure all finished parts are made ready for despatch to the customer in a timely manner.

-General housekeeping to ensure the machine shop, machines and ancillary equipment are clean and tidy.

-To liaise with the Setter Supervisor/Maintenance department, when required, to ensure timely reporting of breakdowns and potential failures in order to minimise downtime.

-Together with the quality department to be responsible for, at minimum achieving and striving to improve the quality standards required.

-To undertake any other duties as requested by the Setter Supervisor, Machine Shop Superintendent or Manager.

-The ideal candidate will be someone who has experience with setting and operating their own turning and/or milling machines in either Siemens or Fanuc. They must also have a positive attitude and ability to work as a team and independently.

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  • Added: 6th June 2019
  • Salary: £26,000 to £29,000
  • Location: Poole, Dorset

Contact Information

Zeus Personnel Ltd

  • James Porter
  • T: 07421272847
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