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Gear Grinder (Weekend Nights)

  • Role Type
  • Contract

  • Location
  • Leamington Spa

  • Closing Date
  • 30/06/2022

Job Description

Gear Grinding Setter Operator                

We are seeking a Gear Grinder, Setter/Operator to increase our capability/capacity in this area.

Job Description

Gear Grinding of aerospace, and transmission components.
Programme Set and Operate, Opal and Hofler Gear grinders.
Using Klingelnberg PNC 100/P26 for inspection of own work being able to interpret and qualify results.
Experience with bevel gear grinding or CNC / Manual grinding will be advantageous.   

The Candidate

·       Must be vigilant and diligent, with a good attention to detail, and able to maintain high standards of work.

·       To understand and interpret requirements accurately, by effective questioning, listening, clarification and implementing of information, and record results. 

·       Effective communication skills (verbal and written) in order to liaise with colleagues.

·       Use of literacy skills to complete route cards, records, etc.

·       To have basic PC skills to ensure electronic system is kept up to date.

·       An industrious and enquiring individual working alone or as part of a team, without direct supervision

·       A willingness to learn new skills and advance their potential to becoming a competent and flexible member of the manufacturing team.

·       Proven Skills within a gear grinding environment.

·       Must be willing to work overtime when required to achieve delivery dates

·       Must be flexible within the team covering other shifts if required.


Ricardo offers a competitive salary and benefits packages, working in a clean safe environment, along with excellent training, and development prospects.