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SNECMA – Machinist

SNECMA – Machinist

Salary Range: Grade 6 (£22,687) to Grade 12 (£30,588)

Description of Position

  • Ensure the smooth running of the machines in the cell at all times
  • Ensure all components meet the required quality standards
  • Ensure product is delivered ‘On Time In Full’
  • Inspection duties for relevant features where identified
  • Be involved in setting and maintaining high standard work place organisation
  • Be fully trained in all cell disciplines and help set optimum running conditions to meet delivery requirements

Main Responsibilities and Activities

  • Dependent upon the cell, the role will include turning, milling, grinding and drilling
  • Good knowledge / work experience in CNC
  • Carry out self-inspection / sanctioning of work within the cells
  • May also be required to carry out other tasks- assembly, pinning and non-machinery

Experience and Qualifications


  • Dependable, responsible contributor who is committed to excellence and success
  • Good interpersonal skills (team worker)
  • Prepared to follow procedures
  • Eye for detail
  • Target orientated
  • Diligent


  • NVQ in Engineering Manufacture or equivalent / Advanced Modern Apprenticeship
  • Previous experience of working in an Engineering environment
  • English language and Maths to GCSE Grade C or above
  • Computer literate
  • Experience in the use of standard measuring equipment
  • Can demonstrate good numeric skills

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