+44 (0) 1580 891521

Location: Staplehurst, Kent

Salary: £12 - £13.50 p/hr, DOE 

Hours: 40hrs, Monday to Friday

Contract: Full time, Permanent

About Us: 

Our new factory unit is due to be completed this summer which means several new roles being available for the right applicants. Magnetic Shields Limited had an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to join our production team as Laser Operative

We are leading specialists in the design, manufacture and installation of bespoke magnetically shielded rooms, and have an expanding customer base throughout the UK, Europe, USA and Asia. With a full manufacturing facility in Staplehurst, Kent fully equipped with the latest technology we are able to provide our customers with the highest level of service and quality. All of our manufacturing processes, including heat treatment, are integrated in our production plant

 As part of this exciting new chapter in Magnetic Shields progression we are currently looking for an experienced

Due to continued growth and expansion Magnetic Shields Limited now seek an experienced Laser Operative to join our current team of Engineers within our factory, becoming part of our professional, safety conscious organisation


About the role – Laser Operative:

  • The candidate will work within our laser cutting department operating our CNC controlled laser cutting unit to generate components required to meet our customers’ orders
  • You will also in collaboration with our design department who aid in the cutting layout to get the best usage from each sheet of metal processed


Essential Skills/Experience:

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience within a machining environment
  • Experience of LVD laser cutting machines or similar
  • Produce various items from small, complex batches of components to large panels, all to high quality standards
  • Read and work from engineering drawings
  • Ability to work within a team to ensure deadlines are met
  • Be a team player and be able to work to tight deadlines


Desirable Skills:

  • Experience of working within an ISO9001 quality system
  • Familiar with Lean/ 5S principles



Headcorn Road  |  Staplehurst  |  Tonbridge  |  Kent  |  TN12 0DS  |  UK

Tel : +44 (0) 1580 891521  Fax : +44 (0) 1580 893345

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