Somerset Bury St Edmunds 18000 Permanent Manufacturing Machine Operator 28 I 2782 DB

Machine Operator

Job Ref No: 28 I 2782 DB
Location: Henstridge
Branch: Bury St Edmunds
Sector: Manufacturing
Type: Permanent
Full-time or Part-time: Full-time
Pay: From £18000 to £18000 p.a.

Machine Operator / Sawyer

Accountability: Supervisors and Production Managers

Location: Henstridge

Company: AJN is a family owned company and is a leading steel stockholder operator across East Anglia, The Midlands and further afield.

Brief Description: Processing customer orders to specifications using a selection of manual and CNC machinery.

Duties & Responsibilities:

• Operate a selection of manual and CNC machinery for metal processing.

• Process steel to customers’ requirements and tolerances. Work within the company’s quality system to ensure the full traceability of customer orders.

• Be competent at reading drawings, orders and following verbal instructions.

• Able to work to high standards under your own initiative and pressure.

• Operate forklifts and combilifts safely and in a controlled manner.

• Ensure daily checks are performed on your equipment, crane and forklift/combilift, these are to be carried out before you start your shift

• Working as part of our team of operators, processing steel to order, as and when orders are generated.

• Collating aforementioned orders, and preparing them for loading.

• Ensure you and your colleagues adhere to all current Health & Safety Legislation and Company Policy.

• Report any accidents and incidents to the Health, Safety and Environmental Manager.

• Report any machine faults / breakdowns to the production Supervisor or Maintenance Manager

• Attend training courses when requested.

Skils and Experience:

- Excellent Team work skills

- Ability to read labels, numbers and drawings

- Ability to operate in a high speed and fast paced environment

- Ability to add, subtract and multiply

- Certification in operating forklifts is desirable, training will be available

- Experience in the use of CNC machinery and engineering environments would be desirable but not essential.

Hours of Work:

Day Shift : 6am - 3.00pm

Late Shift : 2.00pm - 11.00pm


20 days per annum, excluding bank holidays, pro rata. 5 days must be retained for Christmas.

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