Location Consett
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Callum Drakesmith

Contact email: callum@superior-recruitment.com
Published: about 1 month ago

​Superior Recruitment Group are looking for an experienced Turner on behalf of our client based in Consett, Co. Durham. This is a full time permanent role.

Job Summary

The Turner reports directly to the Machine Shop Supervisor and is responsible for the production of components from drawings, utilising various sizes of manual lathes. (If other skills are available such as manual milling, slotting, vertical & horizontal boring and grinding, this would be a bonus, but is not essential for this role). Working with tolerances up to 0.02mm, the suitable applicant must be fully conversant in both metric and imperial measurements. The successful candidate will work as part of a small team which sees a great variety of components pass through the Machine Shop, so good team work and machining capability is essential to achieve the best results in a growing business. The successful candidate will be a time served Machinist.

Key Responsibilities

  • To ensure safety and quality procedures are adhered to and assist in the improvement of processes.

  • Timely production of parts to pre-determined deadlines.

  • Produce work to the highest quality standard to achieve customer satisfaction.

  • Work within British Standards as per company procedures.

  • Support internal teams to get to the root cause of specific issues.

  • To take part in specialist or multi-disciplinary team activities.

  • To behave in a professional manner at all times when dealing with customers, suppliers and colleagues.

Person Specification

  • Honest

  • Reliable

  • Punctual

  • Flexible approach to tasks

  • Time served machinist


  • 37 Hours per week, 07:30 -16:00 Monday - Thursday & 07:30-12:30 Friday.

  • Pension – 3% Company Contribution

  • Overtime Rate Applicable

For more information and to apply, please submit your up to date CV and our specialist team will be in touch as soon as possible.