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Centre Lathe Turner

Job Title: Centre Lathe Turner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bury, Greater Manchester
Salary: Up to £26000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH13672_1641826083
Contact Name: Zoe Haworth
Contact Email: zoe@emp-sol.com
Job Published: January 10, 2022 14:48

Job Description


Our client is currently looking for a Centre Lathe Turnerr to join their busy team, our client manufacture parts for nuclear turnkey systems, mining, petrochemical sectors, they have also secured a contract to make aluminium flanges for a major outer space project.

They are looking for a time-served Centre Lathe Turner / Roll Turner to work within their busy workshop environment in Bury, Greater Manchester.

The successful applicant will be have experience using a roll turner.

you must be time-served with broad experience, able to work with minimum supervision to technical drawings using a wide range of materials, from mild steels through exotics.

Main Duties include:

  • Meet production deadlines ensuring that the appropriate checks have been carried out and work to ISO9001 standard.
  • Machine products to Technical Drawings to high standards/tolerances.
  • Manage time and machines efficiently
  • Work to machining tolerances ensuring that the completed component is checked against the required specifications.

Essential Skills and Competencies:

  • Time served as a Manual Machinist and having at least 5 plus years of roll turning experience in a busy sub-contract environment.
  • You will have a good understanding of the best tools for the job and speeds and feeds for different tools and manufacturing processes.
  • Work under their own initiative, forward-thinking and proactive, tidy.
  • Work well individually and with our team
  • Fork Truck license beneficial- NOT ESSENTIAL
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, and time management skills.
  • Self-motivated.


  • Free parking
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Great working environment
  • Salary £25700 - £27000

For more information please call 01618395353 or email your CV to Zoe@emp-sol.com