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Job #: R-00059367
Location: Essex, GB
Category: Manufacturing
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Other Clearance


Job Description:

Key responsibilities will include: -

  • Set, operate and Program CNC Machinery and Lathes safely and efficiently

  • These Lathes are fixed head and have Siemens/Fanuc Controls.

  • Manufacturing a variety of components from engineering drawings to within tight limits
    Manufacturing all components within an agree timescale
    Setting a variety of CNC machine tools, as and when required

  • Write own programs to required specification

  • Ensure that Health and Safety awareness and performance meet company standards

  • Responsible for quality and full conformity to the drawings

  • Use a wide range of measuring equipment to check components after manufacture

  • Make sure that manufactured products are suitably protected for transit

  • Mentor new staff as required

  • Be responsible for making sure that all manufacturing paper work is completed correctly.

About you:

You’ll have a track record in “hands on” CNC manufacturing environment and demonstrable industry knowledge using engineering principles to provide efficient solutions for the manufacture of machine engineered, precision components, coupled with:

  • Proven CNC Machining, Milling and Lathe experience is essential

  • Experienced with Fanuc/Siemens an advantage

  • Accustomed to working in a fast paced, engineering environment

  • Must be able to read engineering drawings, set CNC machines and use measuring equipment

  • Ability to work using Metric and Imperial measurements is a must

  • Automotive, Industrial Automation or Aerospace industry experience preferred

  • Ideally apprenticeship trained and qualified to GCSE or equivalent in Maths and English

  • Good technical literacy skills

Although the role is to be based from our Wickford hub, the successful candidate may be required to regularly travel to other locations within the UK and worldwide, therefore a valid passport and full driving licence is mandatory.

Other Duties andFunctions

● Housekeeping (clean, efficient and safe work place).

● Daily before use checks of machines and equipment.

● Maintenance of machines and fault reporting.

● Ensure your working area within the Workshop is kept clean and tidy.

The above requirement and statements are intended to describe the general nature of level of work being performed by persons assigned to this position.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all associated responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions.  Leidos Industrial Engineers reserves the right to change, amend, add, delete and otherwise assign any and all duties, responsibilities and position titles as deemed necessary, to meet the needs of the business.

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