Prototype Manufacturing Technician




Huddersfield, United Kingdom


Position summary

Prototype Manufacturing Technician


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We are looking for an experienced Prototype Manufacturing Technician to join our team specializing in manufacturing for Components Business Segment in Huddersfield.

This is a permanent contract working 35 hours per week. Monday - Thursday 7am-3pm and Friday 7am-12pm, with potential of night shifts.

Salary is up to £40,000 depending on skills and experience.

In this role, you will make an impact in the following ways:

  • Manufacture complex components working directly from engineering drawings with a pro-active problem solving approach using a range of manufacturing methods and equipment
  • Interpret and understand complex engineering drawings and models
  • Engage in improvement activity within work area to improve operational performance
  • Ensure quality is maintained to engineering standards and drive quality ownership
  • Create and develop documented procedures while engaging in best practice
  • Drive continuous improvement activities relating to manufacturing methodologies
  • Communicate with other members of the department to ensure workflow and customer requirements are met


To be successful in this role you will need the following:

  • Requires significant relevant work experience or specialized skills obtained through education, training or on-the-job experience
  • Grinding experience (essential)
  • Manufacturing background
  • Computer literature


Primary Location United Kingdom-England-West Yorkshire-UK, Huddersfield, CTT St Andrew's Road East

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Shop

Job Posting Sep 6, 2023, 4:28:19 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Cummins Engine Components

Role Category Onsite

Req ID: 230006GE

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