Tool Room Technician (Manual Turning)

Location:Bath and North East Somerset
Job Type:Full Time
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Tool RoomTechnician (Manual Turning)

Would you like to work in an exciting andcritical role within the Land business area? We currently have a vacancyfor a Tool Room Technician (Manual Turning) at our site in Radway Green

As a Tool Room Technician (Manual Turning), youwill be supporting the team and working on your own initiativeto Manufacture form tooling or components from drawings provided throughto a finished product by use of Manual lathes

This role will provide you with you a mix ofprocess driven and reactive tasks, Working with the face pace land sector

Your mainresponsibilities as a Tool Room Technician (Manual Turning) will involve:

Manufacturing form tooling or components fromdrawings provided through to a finished product by use of any of the in-housemanual turning machines.

Repairing/refurbishing form tooling, machine partsand components as required.

Training apprentices in tool room techniques withregards to setting up and use of form tools.

Working in a safe manner using safety equipmentprovided, to advise on any potential hazard and to keep the workplace clean.

Auditing your own work.

Interpreting engineering drawings.

Yourskills and qualifications:

Must have a recognised Mechanical engineeringapprenticeship or equivalent.

Must be able to read engineering drawings.

Close dimensional tolerances.

Literacy and numeracy skills.

Excellent tool room discipline, broad range of machining activities.

Whatwe're looking for in you:

You will have a Proactive outlook. You will be able to think foryourselves, have problem solving abilities, and be flexible. You will bewilling to get involved with anything with the flexibility to learn new skills.

Location: Radway

Salary: £ 30544 + o/t

Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes acompetitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Companycontributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefitssuch as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and manylocal and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible foran annual incentive.

BAE Systems

BAE Systems is one of theworld’s leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work atthe cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions everyyear for customers in over 100 countries.

BAE Systems Land UK

Supporting the Armed Forces with the mostadvanced combat vehicle and munitions capabilities in the world is one of themost exciting career moves you could make. Join us and be part of a team thatgives our customers a strategic edge on the battlefield by designing,manufacturing and maintaining some of their most vital equipment. With majorfacilities in Cheshire, Monmouthshire, Shropshire and Tyne and Wear our Land UKbusiness employs over 1500 people and has a desire to grow the business, bothin the UK and internationally.

We are looking for people with the passion,drive and technical skills to give the best they can every day, to make sureour troops receive only the best. In return, we offer you a role you can be proudof, that lets you grow and develop in the UK’s leading defence, aerospace andsecurity company.

BAE Systems is an equalopportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications fromcandidates from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications fromsections of the community which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems,including women, BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will notuse any personal information relating to your background at any stage of the applicationprocess.

Please be aware that manyroles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and exportcontrol restrictions.These restrictionsmean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities youhave held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you canperform for the organisation.

Due to the volume of applications we receive,we sometimes close our vacancies early. It is therefore advisable to apply asearly as possible if you would like to be considered for a role with BAESystems.