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Our current vacancies are shown here. However, we’re always keen to hear from able, committed people who feel that they could contribute to our future success. If this sounds like you, please contact us at hr@kaby.co.uk or by telephone at +44 (0116) 253 6353.

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  • Production Assistant

    Kaby Engineers

    Posted: 01 February 2017

    Job Purpose / Summary:

    The Production Assistant will work closely with the Production team to support the planning and organisation of the production process, coordinating production schedules and workflows between departments. The Production Assistant will liaise with department supervisors to ensure manufacturing issues are resolved and assist in day to day production operations.

    Main Duties:
    • To input/manage sales orders from customers, manual entry & electronically.
    • To promptly raise sales order acknowledgements for customers where required.
    • To assist with the raising of Work Orders relevant to any new sales order requirements. Utilising our MRP system. This process is key to the business and will need to be managed carefully & efficiently.
    • To work closely with the Shift Manager/ Operations Manager to assist with the prompt delivery of orders to meet customer demands. This will involve actively being involved with shop floor processes to manage the flow of finished goods through to dispatch.
    • To assist with general enquiries into the business, whether electronically or verbally – to promote a professional approach.
    • To be a team player within the business, supporting all areas of the business where possible.
    Education & Experience:
    • Demonstrable ability to follow specific work instructions accurately and reliably.
    • Proven ability to work under own initiative to complete objectives.
    • The ability to work flexibly within a team.
    • Basic proficiency in MS Office, including Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
    • Strong personal qualities in: Attention to detail; Communication and Reliability and Accountability.
    • The ability to handle multiple tasks.
    • The willingness to learn and adapt to new challenges and a changing environment.
    • The confidence to question and challenge and to maintain clarity of objectives.

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    Job Purpose / Summary: The Production Assistant will work closely with the Production team to support the planning and organisation of the production process, coordinating production schedules and workflows between departments. The Production Assistant will liaise with department supervisors to ensure manufacturing issues are resolved and assist in day...

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  • Centreless Grinder

    Kaby Engineers

    Posted: 02 February 2017

    We have an opportunity for an experienced CNC centreless grinder to join Kaby Engineers.

    The Role & Requirements:

    • Experienced Centreless Grinder required to machine precision engineering components.
    • Fully conversant with interpreting and working closely to engineering drawings.
    • Working to manufacturing tolerances within 0.01mm
    • Must be able to use engineering measuring equipment
    • Capable of processing one off special components and batch quantities in a production environments
    • Ability to plan and work from own initiative with minimum supervision
    • Must be a strong team player and able to individually perform to meet customers’ demands
    • Willing to learn and offer their knowledge to enable continuous improvements
    • Training will be given to candidates who possess the right attitude and are willing to expand their knowledge

    The Candidate: -Previous experience in setting and operating CNC centreless grinding machines -Knowledge of Fanuc controls -Ablility to quality check all components using conventional dimensional measuring equipment such as: Vernier’s, Micrometres and Callipers.

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    We have an opportunity for an experienced CNC centreless grinder to join Kaby Engineers. The Role & Requirements: Experienced Centreless Grinder required to machine precision engineering components. Fully conversant with interpreting and working closely to engineering drawings. Working to manufacturing tolerances within 0.01mm Must be able to use engineering...

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  • CNC Milling Setter Operator

    Kaby Engineers

    Posted: 02 February 2017

    Job Purpose:

    To set and operate machines for production and help other operators when required.

    Typical Responsibilities:

      • To set CNC milling machines for production within allocated times.
      • To operate machines making adjustments to the machine settings as required.
      • To ensure that the quality expectations, as per drawing and planning are achieved.
      • Ensure that allocated operation times are achieved.
      • Fill daily activity sheets.
      • To be aware of and observe personal health and safety, and that of fellow members.
      • Co-operate with Managers.

     

    Education & Experience:

      • Evidence of setting and operating experience on turning alloy steels.
      • Must be conversant with FANUC controls to make routine adjustments.
      • Must be competent in reading and interpreting engineering drawings.
      • Must be conversant with the use of inspection instruments, to measure diameter, surface texture, roundness, concentricity etc.
      • Knowledge of good machine shop practices.
      • Evidence of communicational knowledge of the English language, sufficient to comprehend health and safety instructions / training.
      • Good overall health and fitness; as expected to handle components weighing 20kgs.
      • Tolerance of some contact with metal cutting fluids used in the process (absence of known acute sensitivity, to these fluids).

     

     

    Training:

    At the management’s discretion, some of the following training may be offered.

      • Jib Crane
      • Hand Truck
      • Manual handling
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    Job Purpose: To set and operate machines for production and help other operators when required. Typical Responsibilities: To set CNC milling machines for production within allocated times. To operate machines making adjustments to the machine settings as required. To ensure that the quality expectations, as per drawing and planning...

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  • CNC Turner Setter Operator

    Kaby Engineers

    Posted: 02 February 2017

    Job Purpose:

    To set and operate machines for production and help other operators when required.

    Typical Responsibilities:

    • To set CNC turning machines (lathes) for production within allocated times.
    • To operate machines making adjustments to the machine settings as required.
    • To ensure that the quality expectations, as per drawing and planning are achieved.
    • Ensure that allocated operation times are achieved.
    • Fill daily activity sheets.
    • To be aware of and observe personal health and safety, and that of the fellow members.
    • Co-operate with the Managers.

    Education & Experience:

    • Evidence of setting and operating experience on turning alloy steelsl of at least twelve months.
    • Must be conversant with FANUC controls to make routine adjustments.
    • Must be competent in reading and interpreting engineering drawings.
    • Must be conversant with the use of inspection instruments, to measure diameter, surface texture, roundness, concentricity etc.
    • Knowledge of good machine shop practices.
    • Evidence of communicational knowledge of the English language, sufficient to comprehend health and safety instructions / training.
    • Good overall health and fitness; as expected to handle components weighing 20 kgs.
    • Tolerance of some contact with metal cutting fluids, used in the process (absence of known acute sensitivity, to these fluids).

    Training:

    At the management’s discretion, some of the following training may be offered.

      • Jib Crane
      • Hand Truck
      • Manual handling

     

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    Job Purpose: To set and operate machines for production and help other operators when required. Typical Responsibilities: To set CNC turning machines (lathes) for production within allocated times. To operate machines making adjustments to the machine settings as required. To ensure that the quality expectations, as per drawing and...

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