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Optical Worker (Polishing)

Job Category:Manufacturing
Level:Entry Level
Location(s):Ilminster (UK)
Reference:ILM170524
Closing Date:December 31, 2024
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Optical Worker (Polishing)

G&H Ilminster, Somerset

Full Time Temp to Perm Positions Available, Monday to Friday

Do you have a background in manufacturing or engineering work?

Do you have a keen eye for detail?

If so, we want to hear from you…

G&H is a world leader in optical designing, testing and manufacturing. As experts in the technology of light, G&H works with customers to provide optical systems, assemblies, and components for demanding applications. We are currently recruiting for temporary Optical Workers in our Polishing department; the role involves polishing ultraprecision optics to reduce surface roughness to give them superior performance in demanding applications.

Main responsibilities of the role include;

To set up machinery, processes and equipment to enable the safe manufacture of optics throughout the production process

To follow written procedures to ensure the best methods and equipment are used at any given time

Take responsibility of department/cell quality, output, safety and improvement targets

Clean production equipment and work areas

Inspect and clean optics to required specification

Follow the MRB process for non-conforming parts

Ensure history card and other documentation is completed

Ideal candidates will have the following;

GCSE or equivalent qualifications in English, Maths and Science (Grade C+)

Used to working to tight deadlines

Ability to follow instructions accurately

Good with problem solving and results orientated

Ability to work on own initiative

Good manual handling skills

Flexibility and openness to working overtime when required

Excellent verbal and written communication skills and computer literacy

As well as a competitive salary and training, company benefits include;

x1.5 overtime after 39 hours, x2 overtime for Sundays / Bank holidays

Site bonus

25 days holiday plus bank holidays

Company pension pays 6%

Company bonus scheme

Health Cash Plan

£500 bonus for friend referral scheme (Ts and Cs apply)