Location: Bridgwater, Somerset

Division: Ensinger Machined Parts

Department: Production

Ensinger Machine Parts Limited is part of the Ensinger UK Machining Division. We are market leaders in the manufacture of precision machined plastic components. We are a key supplier into some of the UK’s leading medical, life science, aerospace, Formula 1 and technology companies. The company is part of an international organisation and a market leader in the manufacture and distribution of engineering thermoplastics. 

Purpose of the role: 
The primary purpose of the Deburring/Operator position is to assist with Production in the deburring cleaning and part marking finished parts. The Deburrer/Operator will be trained in the use of tools and equipment to remove any swarf left on the products, ensuring they are presentable to be packed and sent to the customer. Also when requested you will be expected following training to operate pre-set machinery in order to produce finished machine part components to customer specifications, whilst working to quality standards.

Scope & Relationships: 
The Deburrer/Operator will report directly to the Production Supervisor, and will work closely with the Production and Quality teams to assist with any additional duties. 

Main Responsibilities & Accountabilities: 
• Deburr and hand finish parts as required by specifications by using established procedures, machines and tooling.
• Visual inspection of parts to ensure each meets the requirements of the order.
• To communicate any issues relating to production, informing of parts not being to visual tolerance helping to avoid potential returns.   
• Operate machine tools within the production department, that have been pre-set by skilled setters, to produce machine parts to drawing specifications and customer satisfaction.
• Perform all work to production and quality procedures as issued by the quality department (ie. 1st off, batch and final inspection, batch numbers, drawing verification and on-the-job self-inspection) at all times
• Run multiple machines for small to medium batch quantities
• Support colleagues assisting with other duties when required to aid the smooth running of the Company.
• Work in accordance to the quality system and processes of the department. 
• To comply with all reasonable requests made by the Production Supervisor and the Production Manager.
• Ensure all aspects of safety standards are kept at all times within the Logistics department to comply with health and safety procedures and regulations that are laid down in the Group Health and Safety policy. 
• Report any issues or hazards to the Production Supervisor.
• Both employers and employees have an obligation to ensure compliance with the EU General Data Protection Regulation 2016-679 (GDPR)  and the Data Protection Act 2018. 
• You have a responsibility for the type of personal data you collect and how you use it. You have a duty to ensure that your activities comply with the data protection principles and should not disclose personal data outside Ensinger’s procedures, or use personal data held on others for personal use, data should only be used for the purpose it was gathered for. 
• You have a legal and moral responsibility to take care of your own health and safety and that of colleagues who may be affected by what you do (or do not do). You must co-operate with others on all health and safety matters, and not interfere with, or misuse anything provided for your health, safety or welfare following the relevant training.


• Experience of working in a fast-paced environment (ideally which is production-based).
• Strong accuracy and attention to details. 
• Focused with the ability to be flexible to changes. 
• Exposure to Health & Safety and Quality practices and the importance of their correct implementation.

Personal Profile: 
• A “can-do” attitude to ensure delivery of the highest service to all customers.
• A strong communicator and a good listener.
• Proven ability to perform under pressure.
• Self-motivated and energised.
• A flexible approach and willingness to work additional hours in order to meet the needs of the business


Dylan Gardiner

HR Business Partner

Tel: 01443 678400
Fax: 01443 672444

Ensinger Ltd
Wilfried Way
Mid Glamorgan
CF39 8JQ