CNC Machinist

The opportunity

Due to the company’s continuing growth, we require several CNC Machinist's to strengthen the existing HIU Engineering department.

  • location
    Location Head office - Blackburn
  • salary
    Salary Competitive depending upon experience
  • calendar
    Closing date 04.03.2022

About the role

Reporting to the HIU Production Supervisor, the successful individual will be responsible for HIU & CIU pipe forming, HIU & CIU assembly & testing.

Key responsibilities

  • To work in a safe manner in accordance with the company’s health & safety policy
  • Be fully competent to use CNC machinery - Pipe feeding & cutting (saw) machines, Pipe bending machine, End Forming machine, Bench drill and compressed air test unit
  • Forming pipe fittings (various metals) to a high standard and accurate tolerances
  • The ability to read and understand engineering drawings
  • Assemble and sub-assemblies for final HIU & CIU build. These assemblies are both mechanical - Pipe work and electrical (low voltage 5v DC to mains voltage to 230v AC)
  • Contribute to final test, verification and validation of end products. This can be both mechanical testing (compressed air test and water rig test) and electrical testing (controller, valves actuators, heat meter & various sensors)
  • Achieve all quality standards required (ISO 9001-2000)
  • To work with colleagues as part of a team
  • To look after tools, equipment and test equipment provided and report any defects immediately

What you will need


  • salary
    Competetive Salary (depending upon experience)
  • pension
    Contributory Company Pension Scheme
  • insurance
    Non-contributory death-in-service insurance
  • holiday
    33 Days Holiday including BH
  • about

    Gym & Wellbeing Centre at the Head Office

  • location
    Office based at our Head Office in Blackburn with occasional travel to sites across the UK
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