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Primary Location: 

Slough, United Kingdom

Function:  Manufacturing
Job Category:  Engineering

Manual Vertical Turning Lathe Operator

The Vertical Turning lathe Cell includes 3 Turning Lathes; Webster Bennet, and 2 Mostana Turning Lathes, and would encompass the machining of a wide range of Materials and specifications to meet customer requirement.
Business demand will drive the required manpower and skills at any given time when instruction will be given for duties to be carried out.
Flexibility is key for this position with a wide variety of duties to be carried out in a safe accurate manner working to our OTIF target.

• Machining Composite components both in preparation for further operations, and to final drawing
• Machining said parts to tolerance drawings
• Tooling and fixture set-up
• Use of measuring equipment
• Machining of wide range of material/component types
• Communicate with all ops teams to ensure proactive actions are taken to meet OTIF.
• Continuous improvement relating to process and procedures.
• All duties carried out to be done in a safe manner following H&S safety procedures.
• Any other duties that may be required.

Understanding Vernier/Micrometer measuring equipment working to tight tolerances.
5yrs experience in an Engineering environment.
Understand Health& Safety environment/procedures.
Mechanical/assembly aptitude.
Read and understand drawings.
Ability to communicate effectively within a small team

Ideally educated to college standard or solid experience working in manufacturing industry.

Wärtsilä Seals and Bearings enhances the business of its customers by providing integrated systems, packages and products that are efficient, economically sound, and environmentally sustainable. Being a truly global organization with over 100 years of experience, we have the ability to supply solutions supported by a broad product range and services portfolio during the whole lifecycle of the vessel.

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