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Laser Operator


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Bridge Recruitment is working with a well-established fabrication and precision engineering company, they are now looking to take on a laser operator.

They are ideally looking for a candidate with laser cutting experience, they will provide training on the specific machine. You will be working a 38.5 hours basic per week, 0730-1600 Monday to Thursday: 0730 – 1400 Friday. There will be the opportunity to do overtime.

Duties involve:

Control of Sheet Material

  • Move pallets of material out/in at the start and end of the day
  • Update material register
  • Mark up all material with relevant information i.e. Job Number, certificate number
  • Ensure all material is stored away and tidy

Laser Maintenance

  • Ensure the machine is kept clean and tidy
  • Change slates as required
  • Check gas levels and notify the foreman if gas is required
  • Carry out all routine checks that are required

Programming of Laser

  • Ensure parts being programmed are the latest issue drawing
  • Programme to ensure the best use of material while ensuring all profiles lay in the correct grain orientation
  • Drawing files are not to be altered unless permission is given

Inspection of cut parts

  • Inspect the first of each part cut to ensure within tolerance
  • Carry out routine inspect on large batches of cut components to ensure consistency
  • Inspect all cut parts to ensure correct quantities and quality are present
  • Deburr cut parts as and when required

If you have the relevant experience, please contact Kirsty Cutts today! 


Full Time


Engineering & Construction

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