Production Operative

  • Salary: TBC
  • Reference: SM/BC/PO1
  • Location: Bromford Technologies, Alcester, B49 6EH

We are looking for candidates who have experience of working within the Areospace Industry and in precision machining.

The Job Purpose and main capabilities are detailed below:  

JOB PURPOSE: 
Production of aerospace and industrial gas turbine parts from a variety of metals to include exotic metals. To produce high quality parts to specific customer requirements using best practise modern methods.

MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Tool setting which includes the setting of tool geometries
• Proficient use of hand press and hydraulic press
• Proficient use of shot blast machine
• Ability to “Set to casting” to customer specification
• Setting and changing of fixtures, clamping fixtures and clamps as and when required
• Loading and unloading of fixtures using lifting equipment
• Capable of producing acceptable first offs to drawing specification using verniers, micrometers, gauges etc
• Use of EDM and Wire and understanding of data card for the use of these machines.
• Deburring to include linishing, scurffing and proficient use of air and hand tools
• Proficient use of wash and degreasing plant
• Proficient use of the cut off machine
• Jigs and fixtures to be visually inspected by the operator before and after use, with any problems found reported to the Engineering/Quality Department
• Work and adhere to HSE guidelines on site


PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES: 

1. Must become familiar with quality & manufacturing standards and maintain and   
      achieve specified targets and objectives in line with business requirements
2. Required to produce acceptable first offs – “right first time”
3. Train and coach fellow colleagues to suit the business requirements


JOB CHALLENGES:  

1. Parts produced from a variety of exotic materials
2. Maintaining specific tolerance levels when working on parts
3. Becoming familiar with processes and working practices
4. Minimise the risk of producing reject parts by following the correct procedures

OPERATING CONTEXT: 

Produce high quality parts which contribute to the overall monthly production plan. Must have a conscientious methodical approach and excellent attention to detail. Must have the initiative to work alone and in a proactive manner as well as contributing towards a team effort.


RELATIONSHIPS:   

Work closely with fellow colleagues to build and maintain good working relationships and exchange working knowledge to enhance working performance.

If you meet the above criteia, please send your CV and Cover Letter to Anika.Gohel@bromfordindustries.co.uk  

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