XYZ / Conventional Machinist

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£18 p/hour
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Job Title:             XYZ/Conventional Machinist

Location:             Birmingham                      

Hours:                 Days based with flexible start & finish (between 6am – 6pm)

Pay Rate:             £18 p/hour.


We are currently recruiting for a CNC machinist to Elevate their career with a dynamic role in the heart of Birmingham's industrial sector. A prestigious firm, renowned for its expertise in gear cutting, refurbished industrial gearbox repairs, and welding & fabrication services, is seeking a dedicated individual to join their team. With over a decade of excellence, this company stands at the forefront of innovation, delivering top-tier refurbishment work for leading automotive OEMs.

The machining processes they offer are EDM: Sink, Fast hole drilling, Wire Erosion, and we also have an extensive machine shop to make our own tooling and jigs. We can also accommodate hi-spec sub-contract work.

Why apply?

  • Substantial overtime earning potential (time and a half on weekdays and double time on Sundays)
  • Candidate will receive a competitive salary
  • The chance to work on unique projects with a company that values skill and dedication


What’s the job?

  • The role involves engaging in time-critical contracts
  • A focus on reverse engineering and the creation of bespoke, one-off projects
  • Candidates will find themselves immersed in a fast-paced environment that not only challenges but also enriches their professional development.
  • Should be comfortable working under pressure to meet tight deadlines
  • Be able to demonstrate a blend of precision and innovation in their work
  • The ability to adapt to various tasks and a commitment to delivering exceptional quality is paramount

Who can do this?

  • Apprentice-trained or equivalent experience is highly desirable.
  • A minimum of 5 years' experience in a similar role.
  • Proficiency in operating CNC machines with XYZ ProtoTRAK controls.
  • Adept at conventional milling and turning.
  • CAD/CAM knowledge is an asset, though not essential


What next?

  • Do you have the experience? The company welcome a site visit to ensure you are happy with the role, the environment and the people you will work with!
  • If you would like to speak to someone regarding being booking an interview then please contact Daniel Waite on 07799588461 for more information or send an email to
  • Immediate starts are available!


Manufacturing Workforce are responsible for placing skilled and in demand people on both a permanent and contract basis into the Engineering, Technical and Manufacturing sectors, from skilled Shop Floor Personnel and Specialist Engineers to Supervisory and Management positions. We operate from several prime locations throughout Central England and our Specialist Consultants will have an in-depth understanding of your skills and offer best advice on your next step!! We are always searching for the best talent, so if you know anyone, why not recommend someone to one of our professional team who will be more than happy to help.


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