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Job #: R-00059367
Location: Essex, GB
Category: Manufacturing
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Other Clearance
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

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Description

Job Description:

Key responsibilities will include: -

  • Set, operate and Program CNC Machinery and Lathes safely and efficiently

  • These Lathes are fixed head and have Siemens/Fanuc Controls.

  • Manufacturing a variety of components from engineering drawings to within tight limits
    Manufacturing all components within an agree timescale
    Setting a variety of CNC machine tools, as and when required

  • Write own programs to required specification

  • Ensure that Health and Safety awareness and performance meet company standards

  • Responsible for quality and full conformity to the drawings

  • Use a wide range of measuring equipment to check components after manufacture

  • Make sure that manufactured products are suitably protected for transit

  • Mentor new staff as required

  • Be responsible for making sure that all manufacturing paper work is completed correctly.

About you:

You’ll have a track record in “hands on” CNC manufacturing environment and demonstrable industry knowledge using engineering principles to provide efficient solutions for the manufacture of machine engineered, precision components, coupled with:

  • Proven CNC Machining, Milling and Lathe experience is essential

  • Experienced with Fanuc/Siemens an advantage

  • Accustomed to working in a fast paced, engineering environment

  • Must be able to read engineering drawings, set CNC machines and use measuring equipment

  • Ability to work using Metric and Imperial measurements is a must

  • Automotive, Industrial Automation or Aerospace industry experience preferred

  • Ideally apprenticeship trained and qualified to GCSE or equivalent in Maths and English

  • Good technical literacy skills

Although the role is to be based from our Wickford hub, the successful candidate may be required to regularly travel to other locations within the UK and worldwide, therefore a valid passport and full driving licence is mandatory.

Other Duties andFunctions

● Housekeeping (clean, efficient and safe work place).

● Daily before use checks of machines and equipment.

● Maintenance of machines and fault reporting.

● Ensure your working area within the Workshop is kept clean and tidy.

The above requirement and statements are intended to describe the general nature of level of work being performed by persons assigned to this position.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all associated responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions.  Leidos Industrial Engineers reserves the right to change, amend, add, delete and otherwise assign any and all duties, responsibilities and position titles as deemed necessary, to meet the needs of the business.

Pay Range:

COVID Response

Effective October 1, in order to enter Leidos facilities in the US and to attend Leidos business events outside our facilities, employees will be required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry.  Effective January 18, 2022, all Leidos employees must be fully vaccinated (2 weeks past final dose) unless they are entitled to a legal accommodation. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC. 

About Leidos

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021.  For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

Pay and Benefits

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

Securing Your Data

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to [email protected].

Commitment to Diversity

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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