Manual Turner

  • Job Reference: GGC2205
  • Date Posted: 22 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Stafflex
  • Location: Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
  • Salary: £15.00 to £16.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Engineering, Industrial
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Georgia Chambers

Job Description

Manual Turner
Salary - £15 p/h DOE
Hours -07:30am - 4:30pm Monday - Thursday; Friday 07:30am - 13:45pm
Location - Huddersfield, West Yorkshire


Stafflex are currently recruiting on behalf of a well-established and specialised subcontracting firm. We are looking for a time served/apprentice trained Manual Machinist. The role will entail manufacturing and machining small batches of variously sized products.

Our client have a friendly and supportive Engineering team, who will be supporting you in the role, helping to manufacture components and tooling for market-leading clients.

Key duties of the Manual Turner will include:

  • Setting up various jobs for a manual centre lathe.
  • Reading and interpreting engineering drawings and sketches.
  • Communicating with supervision on any issues.
  • Inspecting manufactured products to ensure quality.
  • Adhering to safe working practices at all times.
  • Performing all necessary safety checks to ensure integrity and effectiveness of the department.
  • To attend and complete any training courses if required.
  • Working with one offs, repairs, volume, and batches.
  • Working to tight limits in a high precision environment.
  • Workshop Housekeeping.

Key Skills and Experience of a Manual Turner:

  • Should have a strong background in Turning.
  • Previous experience of working with stainless steel.
  • Able to work to engineering drawings with minimum supervision.
  • Able to complete tasks using own initiative.
  • Willingness to comply with all HSQE requirements and procedural controls.
  • Strong housekeeping and continuous improvement ethic.
  • Strong team member willing to assist wherever required.

If you are interested in the role, and have relevant skills and experience, please apply to the role or call 01484 351010 (Ext.1) and speak to Georgia in the Stafflex Industrial team. We look forward to hearing from you.