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CNC Turner
Colchester c£16 p/h

CNC Turner (Programmer/Setter) CNC Turner Programmer/Setter required for local expanding engineering company. Ideal candidate must have experience of programming/setting Lathes, using Fanuc. The Candidate: • Must have experience in CNC Turning producing 1 offs and small batch work • Be competent at reading engineering drawings. • Be competent at using inspection equipment. • Fanuc experience essential. Hours are 7.30am - 4.30pm Monday to Thursday, 7.30am - 12.30pm Friday, possibility of O/T. Salary c£16 p/h.

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Test Technician
Nr Woodbridge c£18.5K

Test Technician required for local Woodbridge based manufacturing company. The role will involve test, fault finding and repair of printed circuit boards, assemblies, instrumentation and medical devices in a growing manufacturer. Ideal candidate will have ONC in electronics or equivalent and/or experience in similar environment, have the ability to fault diagnosis and good understanding of circuit diagrams and be able to carry out functional tests and be IT literate. Excellent career opportunity with an innovative employer. Hours 8am – 4.45pm, Monday to Thursday, 8am – 1pm, Friday plus chance of overtime. C£18.5K

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Diesel Fitter
Ipswich £12.00 - £15.00 p/h

Diesel Fitter required for the stripping and rebuilding of diesel engines at engineering company based in Ipswich. Hours 8am - 5pm, Monday to Friday. Previous experience with diesel engines required. Ongoing temporary contract.

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Mechanical Assembler
Diss £8.21 p/h

Mechanical Assembler required for Diss based engineering company. The successful candidate will be based in the main production, where he/she will be assembling brass and stainless steel products to high quality standards. Working in a clean environment the role involves: • Interpreting and following drawings and associated documents to accurately assemble products • Using a range of equipment such as hand tools, power tools and automated and non-automated machinery • Performing inspections of the products to ensure quality standards • Identifying product defects and taking appropriate action • Completing all tasks in accordance with standard operating and safety procedures and on time. Applicants must have experience of assembly and be able to read engineering drawings. Own transport is also required. This is a great opportunity which offers the chance for progression into a more technical role. Hours 7.30am - 4.30pm, Monday to Thursday, 7.30am - 1.30pm Friday.

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Design Engineer
Ipswich £30 - £40K p/a

Design Engineer required for interesting permanent opportunity at Ipswich based engineering company. The successful candidate will be designing new machine configuration/assemblies and weldments to suit customer specifications taking cost and manufacture requirements into consideration. The role will involve creating 3D CAD models and 2D detailed drawings, generating and maintaining bills of materials, modifying and updating old drawings and assisting with production problems. Applicants must have considerable 3D mechanical design experience, ideally from a heavy engineering environment, with the ability to perform calculations, sound knowledge of practical engineering concepts and manufacturing techniques. Degree or HND in engineering (or equivalent) advantageous. This is an excellent opportunity to join a small design team working with interesting and varied machinery. Salary £30 - £40K depending on experience.

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CNC Lathe Programmer / Operator
Ipswich £11.00 - £13.00 p/h

CNC Programmer / Operator required for permanent position at Ipswich based engineering company. The successful candidate will be programming Haas machinery using Fanuc and will be responsible for machining various parts/sections to ensure continuous work flow through production. Previous CNC lathe programming experience required with a good understanding of all aspects of the machine shop process including the selection of materials, quality, Health and Safety, maintenance of equipment and supplies and work scheduling. Hours of work 7am – 3.30pm, Monday to Friday with possible overtime. £11 - £13p/h depending on experience.

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Vehicle Technician
Sudbury c£25K

Vehicle Technician required for permanent position for a well-established company based in Sudbury. Applicants must have experience in the industry. An MOT (IV) Testing certificate is advantageous but not essential. This is an ideal opportunity for a Vehicle Technician who would like to be trained and supported to become an MOT Tester. Main duties will be to carry out the full range of inspection, diagnosis, maintenance and repair procedures on all makes of vehicle. Candidates must be numerate and literate with good communication skills, be able to work well in a small team and on their own initiative. Hours are 8.00am – 5.30pm, Monday to Friday and 8.00am – 1.30pm on a Saturday (working 1 Saturday in every 3 – 4). Salary is c£25k depending on experience plus bonus scheme.

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Manual Machinist
Ipswich £11.50 p/h

Manual Machinist required for engineering company based on the outskirts of Ipswich. Duties will involve operating manual turning, milling, vertical and horizontal boring machinery in a busy, workshop environment. Ideal candidate will be time served or have a recognised apprenticeship or qualification and have experience of operating either manual lathe, mills or boring machinery, ensuring the work is up to a high standard and have the ability to carry out inspection checks before despatching. This is an excellent opportunity to work for a well-established reputable company. Paying £11.50 p/h based on a 37.5 hours p/w with the opportunity of O/T paid at an enhanced rate.

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Mechanical Fitter
Ipswich £11.50 p/h

Mechanical Fitter required for permanent fitting position based at engineering company on the outskirts of Ipswich. Applicants must have previous medium of heavy engineering fitting experience and will ideally be time served or have relevant engineering qualifications. The ability to read and interpret engineering drawings is essential as is a good understanding of mechanical processes including operating overhead cranes. This is an excellent opportunity to work for a well-established reputable company. Paying £11.50 p/h based on a 37.5 hours p/w with the opportunity of O/T paid at an enhanced rate.

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Design Engineer
Ipswich £30K - £42K

Design Engineer required for Ipswich based Engineering Company. Working as part of a development project team to design new or improved products for manufacture. You will be designing and modifying specialist equipment to customers’ specifications and within the component limitations, to ensure good attention to quality, efficiency and cost is maintained. The role will involve design and draw, using Autodesk Inventor, generating and maintaining Bills of Materials, performing engineering calculations, investigating modification requests, assisting with production problems and being responsible for projects, from concept to completion. Applicants must have previous experience of 3D CAD Design, using Autodesk Inventor and will ideally be educated to Degree level (or equivalent) in Mechanical Engineering. Solid knowledge of fundamental engineering principles also required along with a creative approach to problem solving, the ability to work under pressure and excellent communication and analytical skills. This is an excellent opportunity with a salary of £30-42K according to experience.

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Fitter
Needham Market £8.50 - £10 p/h

Fitter required for engineering company based near Needham Market. Working as part of a small, friendly team this excellent opportunity involves building and assembly equipment and parts, this will involve reading engineering drawings, brazing and working with copper pipework. The successful fitter will ideally have a relevant qualification or experience of mechanics or assembly, have worked in an engineering manufacturing environment and have a keenness to progress. Hours 8am – 4pm, Monday to Friday. Starting salary £8.50 - £10.00 p/h.

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MIG Welder
East Ipswich £10 p/h

Working for a large organisation on an on-going temporary contract this role involves MIG welding of parts from drawings. Previous MIG welding experience essential.

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Machine Setter/Operator (shifts)
Ipswich £22,716

Expanding manufacturing facility based on the outskirts of Ipswich is seeking a Machine Setter/Operator. This is an exciting opportunity to further a career within a fast paced, innovative and dynamic technology. Based in a class 7 cleanroom facility, you will be running a range of complex machinery to deliver precision engineered components for customers. Candidates will, ideally have previous engineering or manufacturing experience, be flexible and able use their own initiative and interested in being part of a skilled manufacturing team. This is a temp to perm position, you will be initially training on day shift for 6-8 weeks (£8.30 p/h whilst training on days) then moving onto rotating 3 week shift pattern, 6am-2.15pm, 2pm-10.15pm and 10pm-6.15am, Monday to Friday plus one Saturday (6.00am-2.15pm) in every 3 weeks (Salary £22,716). Opportunities are available for further advancement within the company. Own transport essential due to location.

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Mechanical Assembly Fitter
Ipswich £10-12p/h

Mechanical Assembly Fitter required for Ipswich based Engineering company. Duties will involve following engineering drawings to assemble large bespoke machinery in a workshop environment. Previous experience of mechanical assembly, motor mechanics or similar required, engineering qualifications an advantage. Salary dependent on experience. Hours 8am - 5pm with earlier finish on a Friday. Paying up to £14 p/h depending on experience. Possibility of overtime.

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