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323214 Metal Machinists (first Class), Toolmakers, Fitter Machininsts, Cnc Machinists & Programmers

Wittenbaker Henderson, Perth

Job Description

Due to sustained and substantial growth we are always looking for experienced personnel to bring their skills to the WES family. It may be for a short period on a WHV417 and/or with a view to gain TSS482 sponsorship with WES it’s what suits you?
Do you hold a 323214 Metal Machinists (first Class), trade certificate or international equivalent and can independently operate CNC machines or have experience in the following areas then we want to hear from you.
WES has casual and full time positions available immediately for personal with experience in the following areas:
•Manual Machining
•CNC Machining
•Line Boring
•In-Situ Machining
•Mechanical Fitting.

Experience in any or all or the following will be highly regarded: In-situ machining, line boring, milling, flange facing, radial milling, multi Skilled turner including turning & milling conventional, horizontal and vertical Borer, Programming.
If you fit the above and any of the following sound like you then get in touch:
 You are currently located in the Perth Metro area Western Australia or,
 You are due to arrive very soon or,
 You are not yet in Western Australia but qualify for a WHV417 visa application, then why not work with us now and when you know how much you love it here and are successful then a 4 year TSS482 visa sponsorship can be offered to you.
Wittenbaker Engineering Services (WES) is a diverse company reaping the benefits of continued steady growth. Wittenbaker Engineering Services is strategically located in Henderson within close proximity to the Australian Marine Complex. WES specialises in the manufacture & repair of mining, rail, marine, power generation, oil & gas equipment. Our core capabilities are CNC Machining, Mechanical fitting & assembly, In-situ line boring & machining & ID welding, Fabrication, Fixed plant equipment manufacture & repair, Load Testing, & Mechanical Engineering Design. WES prides itself on delivering high quality products, on time and on budget.

Examples of Job tasks and Responsibilities for the various positions associated:

•Set up, operate and program CNC Milling & Turning Machines
•Programming using CAM Software (MasterCam19) preferred but not essential
•Complete machining operations from blueprints, drawings and/or verbal instructions
•Good understanding of ISO G-code programming
•Select tools, cutters and inserts as required
•Able to determine the most efficient work holding methods & manufacturing process
•Use precision measuring equipment
•Complete machining dimensional inspection sheets and product reports
•Monitor equipment condition, report and follow through any faults
•Set up and operate Milling & Turning Machines
•Set up and operate On-Site portable Milling & Turning Machines (desirable but not essential)
•Perform assemblies of mechanical components.

Skills and experience
•Able to read, understand and interpret drawings
•Technical understanding of mechanical assemblies
•Excellent work ethics and team skills
•Able to work autonomously and as part of a team
•Demonstrate safe work practices
•Reliable transportation
•CNC operator
•Mechanical fitting experience would be desirable
•Forklift licence (desirable but not essential)
•Dogging/Rigging (desirable but not essential)

An attractive remuneration with an hourly rate. Overtime available.

If this sounds like you, please forward your resume and letter of application to

WES core capabilities:
•CNC machining such as milling, turning and drilling
•Mechanical fitting, assembly and assessment
•In-situ line boring and machining
•Precision hole cladding
•Fixed plant equipment manufacture and repair
•Gear reducer repair and Dynamometer Load Testing
•Fabrication according to AS1554.Part5 and more
•Supply of turnkey products
•Mechanical engineering design

Modern work shop with 20+ CNC and Manual Machines
•Various small bar feed lathes
•Various slant bed lathes up to 1800mm dia capacity x 6000mm centres
•1250 dia vertical lathe
•6400mm horizontal bed mill
•3200mm 4 axis twin column machining center
•4200mm twin column milling machine
•4 axis horizontal borer
•various 3 axis machining centers up to 2000mm

The majority of which have are FANUC controllers.

We look forward to hearing from you

  This job vacancy was been posted over 40 days ago, but is still active and currently accepting new applications.

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Wittenbaker Engineering Services, is a fast growing diverse company which is strategically located in Henderson near the Australian Marine Complex. WES specialises in the manufacture and repair of mining, rail, marine, power generation and oil & gas equipment.

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