☀️Day Shift (early Friday finish)
Mon–Thu 07:30-16:30
Friday: 07:30-13:30

Company Background:

Northern Hydraulics Ltd is proud to be one of the UK’s top manufacturers of industry leading precision hydraulic cylinders. Throughout our 35 years in the industry, our global clients in the excavator, mining and quarrying and materials handling industry, have come to expect the highest quality products.

Accredited with Investor in People Silver Status, and recently recognised as a Best Managed Company by Deloitte, the business has undergone considerable expansion in recent years. Northern Hydraulics continues to invest in both its people & technology in order to sustain its growth.

As part of our continued growth and expansion, we are currently recruiting for CNC Lathe Machinist to join our dayshift team within our components division.

The successful applicant will report directly to the department team leader.

Essential Criteria:

  • Ability to accurately read & interpret engineering drawings
  • Experience setting machines with Fanuc controls
  • Machine Operation
  • Experience of in process inspection of goods and carrying out quality checks
  • Ability to meticulously prepare products for the next stage of the production process
  • Fully competent with CNC software
  • Knowledge of machining, particularly CNC lathes
  • Experience of operating workshop machinery
  • Willingness to operate in line with company health & safety policy relative to the workshop environment
  • Strong communication skills both verbal & written
  • Strong numeracy & literacy skills
  • Willingness to operate in a safe & responsible manner at all times
  • Willingness to maintain good housekeeping levels & a safe working environment
  • Willingness to be flexible in accordance with the business needs

Desirable Criteria:

  • 2 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Experience working in a busy precision engineering environment

Hours of Work:

Monday – Thursday: 07:30 – 16:30
Friday: 07:30 – 13:30


In return you will receive:

  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Enhanced overtime pay
  • Westfield Health Membership
  • Early finish on a Friday
  • Enhanced holiday entitlement
  • Long Service Award
  • Free on-site parking
  • Learning & Development Opportunities
  • Career Progression Opportunities

Northern Hydraulics reserves the right to enhance essential criteria for the purposes of shortlisting in the event of a high volume of applicants. In such an event only applicants who will be shortlisted will be contacted.

Northern Hydraulics is an equal opportunities employer.

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