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At Sumac Manufacturing, you’ll discover a structure to transform your career with opportunities to contribute from day one.

Established in 1985, Sumac was formed to provide engineering and manufacturing services for a local OEM. Steady growth, with expansion of buildings, machine tools, capabilities, and highly skilled personnel, has enabled us to service a  wider range of industry sectors including electronics, communications, defence, food processing, marine and petro chemical.

Sumac Precision Engineering Ltd is committed to delivering products and services to a clearly defined quality standard and aim to exceed the requirements and expectations of our customers at all times. To ensure this, the company has developed a Quality Management System which meets and exceeds the requirements of BS EN ISO 9001:2008.

To apply for any position, please complete the response form situated below the vacancies descriptions
CNC Programmer Setter Operator Supervisor (3, 4 & 5 axis)

• Supervise people and work flow in the workshop
• Programming/setting/operating CNC milling machines
• Perform routine maintenance
• Use drawings to manufacture parts
• Work as part of the Production Engineering team
• Advise on machining techniques

Required experience:

• Heidenhain / Fanuc control preferred
• Manual/CNC machining experience incl. programming: 4 years
• Ability to use CAD software would be beneficial
• Knowledge of materials/finishes an advantage
• Fully aware of H&S
• Ability to cope with fast changing priorities

Full-time or part-time: full

Position reference number: CNCPSOS/0217

Inspector

To operate Faro arm (Delcam software) and CMM (VDIMS software), preferably with suitable experience, although training can be given.

Required experience:

• Manual and CNC machining experience
• Ability to use CAD software would be preferred but not essential
• Knowledge of materials and finishes
• Fully aware of H&S
• Ability to cope with fast changing priorities

Full-time or part-time: full

Position reference number: INS/0217

CNC Programmer Setter Operator Supervisor (CNC Lathe)

• Supervise people and work flow in the workshop
• Programming/setting/operating CNC lathes
• Perform routine maintenance
• Use drawings to manufacture parts
• Work as part of the Production Engineering team
• Advise on machining techniques

Required experience:

• Fanuc control preferred
• Manual/CNC machining experience incl. programming: 4 years
• Knowledge of materials/finishes an advantage
• Fully aware of H&S
• Ability to cope with fast changing priorities

Full-time or part-time: full

Position reference number: CNCLT/0217

Material Controller

Examining goods and material for defects, storing, and keeping track of inbound and outbound materials and maintain detailed records.

Required experience:

• Knowledge of materials and finishes
• Fully aware of H&S
• Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of staff and be a team player
• Ability to cope with fast changing priorities
• Fork lift licence preferred
• Computer literate

Full-time or part-time: full

Position reference number: MC/0217

Trainee

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Engineering Trainee to join us who is keen to progress in the world of engineering and manufacturing. A passion to understand the workings of machinery with a flair for fixing and solving mechanical problems is a must, along with an over-riding desire to learn and progress in an engineering discipline. Knowledge or experience of a manufacturing environment an advantage but not essential.

All applications will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

Please contact: Luke Thorpe or Jon Gunn on 01305 775535

Position reference number: TR/0217

To register your interest in any of the above vacancies, please complete your details below

If you have any questions with regard to a vacant position, please call on: +44(0)1305 77 55 35