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    Forming Technician / Engineer

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Engineering & Technical, Industrial
  • Location: Blackburn
  • Salary:
  • Date posted: 04/05/2018
  • Job reference: CMS031334'2002
My Client based in Blackburn are looking to expand their team and recruit a Forming Technician. 

Working in a production environment the post holder will manufacture cable assemblies of the highest quality to engineering drawings using mechanical assembly techniques. Whilst, at all times maintaining relevant quality standards and working safely and in accordance with H&S procedures 

Core responsibilities include forming cable assemblies, manually, to pre-set jigs, providing advice on job feasibility, offering solutions to customer needs and working to agreed deadlines 

Manually form cable assemblies using pre-set jigs and automated machinery. 
Use and interpret engineering drawings and documents to ensure the required assembly specifications are achieved. 
Undertake training to learn how to manufacture jigs and fixtures to engineering drawings. 
Manufacture cable assemblies to tight tolerances and agreed deadlines. 
Utilise trigonometry to decipher angles and drawings. 
Gain knowledge in soldering and the use of the CNC and cutting machines. 
Work closely with Engineering to generate ideas and decide upon the best approach to intricate forming jobs. 
Assist in any investigation into NCR or quality related issues as required 
Provide ideas for change and improvement. 
Communicate effectively at all levels within the Company ensuring effective relationships are maintained 
Ensure quality and H&S standards are maintained at all times and that risk reduction measures are developed as appropriate. 
Adhere to H&S requirements at all times, including use of provided PPE 
Participate in and contribute to business improvement projects 

This is a full time permanent position working Monday to Friday with 32 days holiday pa, free on site parking, company pension and a company bonus structure. 

If you feel you have the right experience for this role then please apply with an up to date copy of your CV immediately.

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