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Salary: £24.95 - 24.95 per hour

Location: Castle Bromwich, West Midlands

Job Type: Contract

Date Listed: 23 Aug 2021

Reference: 5067

Horizontal Jig Borer

Location: Castle Bromwich
Pay rate:
£24.95 per hour

Shifts: Double Days (37 hours)
Rotating weekly:
Shift 1: Monday-Thursday: 6am-2pm, Friday: 6am-11am
Shift: Monday-Thursday: 2pm-10pm, Friday: 10:45am-3:45pm

Inside IR35

Working for one of the UKs most recognisable brands, and a global OEM, this role offers the opportunity to join a rapidly growing team as a contractor. This role is for a Horizontal Jig Borer to join a new department, working on a double-day shift.

Key responsibilities of the Horizonal Jig Borer will also include:

  •      Set up and operate numerically controlled horizontal jig-boring machine to perform machining operations, such as boring, drilling and counter-sinking holes in metal work-pieces according to drawings, specifications and setup instructions,
  •      Able to work from specifications, and work procedures and methods.
  •      Installs work-holding devices, such as blocks and clamps on indexing table of machine, using hand tools
  •      Sets conventional cams, stops, and dial-type switches on machine head as indicated on setup instructions if machine spindle is not under numerical control.
  •      Inspects and measures dimensions of machined workpiece to verify conformance to specifications,
  •      Using precision measuring instruments, such as precision gauges, dial indicators, verniers, micrometres, and callipers.
  •      Working with Milling machines as and when required.

The Ideal Horizontal Jig Borer will need:

  •      Ability to work to very tight tolerances with the minimum of supervision.
  •      Experience with Horizontal Jig Boring machines,
  •      Able to make own tooling: tips cutters extensions etc. when needed.
  •      Can produce complex tooling and fixturing when require.
  •      Experience of milling would be beneficial,
  •      Quality controls checks.