|Salary:||£31,931 to £34,709 per annum (dependent on skills and experience). A Specialist Allowance of up to £10,000 per annum is also available for this role.|
|Placed On:||24th November 2022|
|Closes:||9th January 2023|
RAL Space: RAL Oxfordshire
Hours: Full-Time (We understand the importance of work-life balance, and are happy to discuss flexible working)
Together, STFC’s scientists, technologists, engineers and business support team explore the unknown and turn what they find into work that changes the world around us. Whether it’s sending probes into space or finding new ways to treat cancer, everyone here plays a vital role in making a positive difference to society.
Come and discover how much you can achieve when you’re surrounded by world-leading experts, encouraged to constantly learn and empowered to explore your curiosity. Your output will support state-of-the-art instrumentation for major international instrumentation projects for the European Space Agency, UK Research Councils and leading national and international customers.
You will produce and develop complex and novel toolpath strategies and programmes for component parts, to achieve the most exacting tolerances and dimensions in a modern environment on highly advanced machinery. Our equipment includes a flagship 5-axis KERN Micro HD, a KERN Pyramid Nano and KERN MMP CNC milling machines and complementary machines including a Hurco VM10u, DMG DMU50 and 3-axis CMX600v. You will play a crucial role in the precision manufacture of components, offering rapid turnaround support in the manufacture of critical spaceflight and ground-based hardware, meeting or exceeding our customers’ expectations on quality. You will be responsible for producing, proving, and adjusting CAM program files using HyperMill to achieve the required part geometries, often on small and complex components.
The following criteria will be assessed at Shortlisting and Interview:
It’s essential that you have:
STFC values their employees by offering a benefits package designed to provide an excellent work/life balance. This includes 30 days’ annual leave, 10.5 public and privilege holidays, flexible working hours, a workplace nursery, exceptional average salary pension scheme, social and sporting activities and societies and a subsidised restaurant.
We ask some of the biggest questions in the universe, to answer some of the biggest challenges in the world. Whatever our role, we have the freedom to explore, learn and connect, as part of a community that loves to share knowledge and support one another.
As one of Europe’s largest research organisations, this is a place where there’s always something new to learn –about the world around us, about your career, but most of all, about yourself. Join us and discover what’s possible.
Applicants unable to apply online should call 07710 115815.
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