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Machine Shop Supervisor - 18847

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Job Type: Permanent

Our Client based in Sittingbourne is seeking an experienced Machine Shop Supervisor (milling/turning – CNC & manual). 


The ideal candidate will have experience of working within a busy manufacturing environment and be hands on with supervisory skills/ability.


This role is offered on a full time, permanent basis. 

Working hours are: Monday to Thursday 7.30am to 4pm and 7.30am to 3pm on Friday.



Skills and experience required:


  • Manual turning/milling and CNC milling
  • Assisting with programming and operating CNC milling machines – Haas experience to be an advantage.
  • Experience with offline programming.
  • Supervising 4 - 6 personnel across two departments
  • Control of raw materials, tooling and equipment.
  • Balancing workloads between new design and re-work machining.
  • Scheduling work priority to ensure timely delivery to assembly department.
  • Working collaboratively with colleagues in design and assembly.
  • Ensuring machine uptime and departmental overtime are maintained, at the required levels.
  • Leading improvement and development activities within the machine shop.
  • Hands on assistance with turning and milling machines.
  • A good working knowledge of machine shop equipment and processes.
  • A positive outlook with a natural enthusiasm for making improvements.
  • Ability to lead and inspire their team to perform.
  • Disciplined and well organised.
  • Excellent attention to detail with the ability to inspect your own work
    Salary is dependent on skills and experience.

To apply, please email apply@reactrecruitment.co.uk

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