laser operative in stockton-on-tees

29 October 2018
cat stockton, randstad inhouse services
job type
£ 13.57 - £ 17.23 per hour, overtime, on site parking
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stockton-on-tees, north east
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 13.57 - £ 17.23 per hour, overtime, on site parking
reference number
cat stockton, randstad inhouse services
apply now

job description

Are you looking to grow your skills working for a recognised global brand, in a challenging and quality driven manufacturing environment?

We currently have opportunities for Laser Operatives to work at our client's factory in Stockton-On-Tees, on an on-going temporary basis.

Our client, a household name in the industry, are seeking Laser Operatives to work in their factory in Stockton-on-Tees. They offer an award-winning working environment with plenty of opportunities to develop your skills and to possibly be rewarded with a permanent contract.

You will receive:

* Regular Performance review and recognition schemes
* Full induction and on-going training
* Auto Pension scheme enrolment

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

* Setting and operating CNC Laser Cutting Machines
* Safely using overhead cranes to load and unload plate steel from machines
* Starts and observes machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining and adjusts machine controls or control media as required
* Calculates and sets controls to regulate machining factors such as cutting speed, focal position, gas pressure etc…
* Select and set up lenses and Nozzles based on material type and thickness, load programs and set machine parameters to ensure optimal performance of the equipment
* Inspection, maintenance and setting of cutting head components in order to achieve the best quality components
* Understand and interpret engineering drawings to verify conformance of machined part dimensions.
* Using gauges and measuring equipment to verify dimensions of parts produced.
* Safely using hand tools to remove burrs and finish machined components
* Maintaining equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs.
* Conferring with engineers, production personnel, programmers or others to resolve machining problems.
* Maintaining continuity among work shifts by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.
* Maintaining safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and regulations
* Documents actions by completing production and quality logs.
* Keep work area clean and organised
* Contribute to the improvement of the work area by submitting ideas using a CI process

Skills, experience & qualifications required;

* Good communication Skills
* Familiarity with hand tools and engineering equipment
* Ability to read and interpret safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, engineering drawings, manuals
* Knowledge of 5S and lean principles
* Ability to work with mathematical problems and deal with a variety of variables
* Experience of working with CNC laser cutting tools

Skills, experience & qualifications you may have:

* Time Served in a relevant Engineering Discipline
* Relevant experience in similar role
* Experience of operating Trumpf and Bystronic Laser cutting machines
* Some experience of automation systems would be advantageous

Normal working week is 37 hours, this could include shift work.

Click apply today to gain a foot in the door and further your career within an industry world leader.

"We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age".