Machine Shop Leading Hand and Machinists

Machine Shop Leading Hand / CNC Machinists / Manual Machinists

Take your career to new heights in 2020, join the leading K&R Hydraulics team.

K&R Hydraulics are a well-established Hydraulic Engineering Company located in Thornton.

Our quality reputation and commitment to service excellence has seen us rapidly expand and we now have a range of positions available. We are looking for experienced and enthusiastic people to join our Machine Shop team in both Supervisory and/or Machining roles.

The positions are based out of our new purpose-built, state of the art facility in Thornton NSW.

The Candidate

The successful candidates will provide high quality machining skills in the production and refurbishment of hydraulic components.

1st Class Machinist Positions:

The skills and experience essential for success in these positions include:

  • Trade Qualifications as a Machinist.
  • High level of CNC and/or manual machining experience (Lathes & Mills).
  • The ability to work to tight tolerances & achieve required surface finishes.
  • Experience working in a jobbing/repair environment.

Highly regarded (but not essential) skills/experience for these positions would include:

  • Operating and/or programming of CNC Lathes & Machining Centres.
  • Experience with Heidenhein, Siemens or Fanuc CNC controllers.
  • Machining of large jobs. (We have a brand-new CNC controlled Lathe boasting 10 metres between centres, 900mm swing over carriage/1200mm over bed)

Leading Hand Position:

  • The skills and experience essential for success in this position include:

    Skills and experience as per 1st class machinist requirements (above).

  • Previous experience in a supervisory position.
  • Experience optimising CNC programmes and machining processes.

The successful applicant will be required to attend a Pre-Employment Medical, including Drug & Alcohol Testing.

10/03/2020 $0 Newcastle, Maitland & Hunter 1 Trades & Services
Apply for this job

Option 1: Use this option if you want to upload a new cover letter and a Resume file

Apply Now ! Send Your Resume