Jig Borer

Yeovil, Somerset

Maintenance and Engineering


GBP 18.34 per hour


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My Yeovil client is looking for a Jig Borer / Manual Milling Operative on a contract basis for their aerospace workshop.
The role will involve manufacturing of Aerospace Equipment, in accordance with Manufacturing Instructions, Specifications and Customer/Regulator Requirements.

Role: Jig Borer / Manual Milling Operative (Contract role)
Pay: £18.34 per hour (Skilled Worker) or £18.88 per hour PAYE (Indentured Skilled Worker).
Location: Yeovil, Somerset
Hours: 37 hours per week, 07:00-15:30
Security Clearance: Full BPSS* Screening (*Baseline Personnel Security Standard), including proof of Legal Right to Work, Criminal Records Check, i.e. UK DBS and Drugs

** Please note – This position is subject to meeting the eligibility conditions of Export Control Licenses and Technical Assistant Agreements. Therefore we can only accept UK passport holders or dual passport holders (UK + a NATO country passport).**

Job Profile

  • Jig Boring/Milling to tight Aerospace tolerances.
  • OCQ – Operator Control of Quality (i.e. Stamping to confirm quality of assemblies are to standards).
  • To achieve on time delivery by ensuring work is completed on time and to the required standard
  • Interpreting Engineering Drawings, following the process layout and documentation procedures
  • Working effectively in a lean environment.

Skills/Experience Required

  • The position requires the applicant to have an understanding of Aerospace practice and the significance of the safety critical work undertaken
  • PC literate
  • The applicant should be able to display essential skills in the adherence to Health & Safety standards at all times, teamwork, flexibility and the ability to use initiative
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Any further training requirements will be provided:- PC skills (incl. Company Operating Systems), Manual Handling, Abrasive Wheels, 5S, HOS Principles and general Health & Safety

Education & Training

  • Engineering Apprenticeship (Desirable but not Essential)
  • Knowledge of machining, specifically Manual Milling (can train Miller to perform Jig Boring)
  • Knowledge of hand measuring equipment, such as Vernier, Micrometer, Thread, Air Gauges and Plug Gauges
  • High standard of Health & Safety
  • Adhering to Company Processes & Procedures
  • Working in a Customer-focused environment and achieving targets
  • Working with Designers and Engineers

If you are interested in applying for this position and you meet the requirements, please apply immediately.

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