Manual Lathe Turner

Location: Trafford Park,Greater Manchester
Position Type: Permanent
Salary: £26k - 30.5k per year

Job Title: Manual Lathe Turner
Trafford Park

The Candidate

  • Experience of working within a manufacturing environment
  • Experience of working in a target driven environment
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience working on center lathes (essential)
  • Experience working on turret mills (desirable)

The Role

  • Operate a Manual Lathe
  • Fill out job paperwork accurately documenting actions taken.
  • Meet production and quality targets set on a daily basis.
  • Carry out quality checks on products and record the information accurately.
  • Observe Safe Working Procedure, H&S instructions and additional training while operating machinery or working on processes. 
  • Check emergency stops as per instructions and fill out the relevant paperwork.
  • Raise any performance or H&S issues immediately with the cell leader or supervisor.
  • Make sure that machinery and production areas are kept clean
  • Make suggestions on how to improve the processes in relation to production quality or manufacturing time.

The Company

HEADS Recruitment Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent staff and an employment business for temporary workers. We recruit for roles based in Engineering, Technical, Warehousing, Manufacturing, Office, Logistics and Industrial.

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Contact: Rebecca Greenwood (
Posted on website: 26/01/2018

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