Wheel Lathe Operative

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    Doncaster, United Kingdom

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    Adam Marriott

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Are you a Wheel Lathe Operative looking for a new opportunity? We have a rapidly growing engineering client in Doncaster Looking for someone to join their team on a permanent basis.


As an Wheel Lathe Operative will be working on a varied shift pattern including night shifts and will be offered a fantastic salary of £29,250 plus other company benefits. Experience of working with wheel lathe machinery or CNC machinery.


As a Wheel Lathe Operative your principle purpose will be to operate a Wheel Lathe to re-profile Rail Wheelsets either on Rail Vehicles or Loose Axles. To carry out Post Tyre Turning work on vehicles following tyre turning


As a Wheel Lathe Operative your role will include various tasks such as:

  • Organise self and workspace to ensure efficient work operations.
  • Prioritise workload to ensure customer satisfaction.
  • Ensure accurate and efficient operation of the Wheel Lathe.
  • Ensure high quality finish of work carried out on the Lathe.
  • Participate in process checks / audits in line with Company quality management standards and processes.


Competencies Required

  • Previous experience of CNC Machinery
  • An Engineering qualification – B-TEC, NVQ, ONC, Engineering Apprenticeship or comparable
  • A positive approach to Health and Safety, Environment and Risk Management.
  • Competent with basic IT systems.


If you are a Wheel Lathe Operative and looking for your next exciting opportunity contact me now to discuss further.