Machinist

Key Facts

Rate of Pay:

Location:

Shift Pattern:

Job Type:

Competitive

Workington, UK

Shifts

Full Time

Benefits :

10% Shift Allowance
35 Days Holiday inc. BH
6% Pension
Memberships to Local Gyms

Overview

The purpose of this role is to support the Team Leader with the manufacturing unit in achieving plant operational targets, product quality, customer service and health & safety objectives.

Key Accountability's

  • Contributes to initiatives related to improving health and safety performance, taking an active part in risk assessment/hazard identification for all operational activities and taking account of appropriate COMAH regulations.


  • Participate in team activities, utilising appropriate process, technical and engineering skills to achieve manufacturing, quality and service targets.


  • Actively contributes to all team activities aimed at improving plant performance through implementation of continuous improvement, problem solving, team building and personal self-development.


  • Suggest improvements to plant, process and operating procedures.


  • Reacts to process, engineering, quality and safety issues as they arise and utilises the knowledge, experience and skills of own and other team members to initiate corrective action.


  • Operates flexibility and safely within the team carrying out activities under direction of the team leader within area of competence, capability and training.

Qualifications, Knowledge and Skills

Essentials

  • Relevant time served qualification CNC and Manual Machining (or min level 3 with 3 years shop floor experience).


  • Interpretation of basic CNC machine code and programme.


  • Drawing interpretation including basic machining tolerances and surface finishing.


  • Machine Tool Setting.


  • Basic understanding of machine mechanics.


  • Knowledge of quality assurance requirements and procedures.


  • Understanding of production costs to include waste, downtime, scrap and re-work.


  • To be able to use basic inspection measuring tools.


Desirables

  • Heavy engineering experience.

About the Company

TSP Engineering delivers high quality, innovative bespoke solutions. As a total solution provider we offer a full range of service including Project Management, Design, Manufacture, Refurbishment and in-house Testing facilities.

Located on Britain’s Energy Coast we employ over 200 people and operate from one of the largest and most comprehensively equipped workshops in the UK. With our years of engineering and manufacturing experience we guarantee to deliver exacting standards of quality and excellent levels of service.

We offer Fabrication, Machining, Fitting, Assembly and Testing facilities, with a floor capacity of 20,000m2, two five metre deep manufacturing puts and a lifting capacity of 130 tonnes.

Our Vision – to be the partner of choice Our Mission – To deliver the most appropriate solution for complex problems providing mutual benefit to our customers and stakeholders.