Manual Lathe Operator

  • £20/hour
  • Cradley Heath
  • Max Grainger
  • Temp to Perm

Role: Manual Lathe Turner – Weekends

Location: Cradley Heath

Shift time: Friday – Sunday – Flexible night shifts (36 – 44 hours)

Pay Rate: £20.00 per hour


Mainstay Recruitment are currently seeking an experienced Lathe Operator on a permanent basis for a longstanding well known company in the Cradley heath area.


Main duties of the role include:

  • Setting and operating Lathes
  • Familiar with open chuck boring
  • Forklift Driving
  • Use of overhead crane
  • Machining small and large parts – 100mm to 1,000mm diameter, up to 5,000mm in length
  • Being able to set/read metric and imperial micrometres and Vernier’s
  • Being able to read manufacturing drawings.


Skills and Qualifications

  • Able to read from engineering drawings
  • Experienced of working in an engineering background
  • Lathe Experience
  • FLT Licence Desirable
  • Overhead Crane Licence Desirable.
  • Good Housekeeping
  • Flexible with overtime


Hours of Work:

  • Flexible night hours – Friday to Sunday (36 – 44 hours)
  • Pay Rate: £20.00 per hour


If you are interested in the role, please contact Max in our Walsall office.


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