Production Operative

Our client based just outside of Ely is looking for a production operative to become part of a small team. This role will include using small lathes and gas torches as well as grinding and cleaning machines.

Main duties

● Working accurately to drawings and tight tolerances, checking and inspecting parts during manufacturing run and following procedures.

● Selecting quartz tubing and cutting/grinding to length.

● Inspecting quartz tubing to a high quality standard using a light box and measuring tools.

● Component manufacture, joining quartz tubing with gas torch using lathes - training will be given.

● Cleaning components with auto equipment

● Check and maintain machinery daily.

● Working to minimise waste and maximise productivity and efficiency.

● Carry out regular stock checks of raw materials.

● General department duties and to keep area clean, tidy and presentable.

● Responsible for own work, checking documentation before starting and signing off works orders after completion.

Key Skills

● Ability to read and interpret mechanical documents and drawings.

● A keen eye for detail and results-driven approach.

● An analytical mind-set and organizational skills.

● Excellent communication, interpersonal skills and self-motivated.

● Keen to learn and take on responsibilities and willing to cross train in other departments.


Witchford, Cambridgeshire, England

£19,500  - £20,000 Annual Permanent

Date Posted
13 Apr 22

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