Properties of PTFE

Cowie is a long established, privately owned company specialising in the development design manufacture and supply of products using PTFE - Polytetrafluoroethylene / Teflon ® - for a growing range of applications in industries which include chemical labware, process chemistry, pharmaceutical, aerospace, food and semiconductor.

In our operation we use a combination of high standards of science and engineering knowledge and vast experience to provide both proprietary and custom products and the provision of technical advice.
We serve a global market with active clients in over 45 countries.

The company has a proven history of technical development and growth and we offer a stable environment for our employees to succeed, encouraging personal development and career progression. Investment in our employees is important to fulfil our commitments to our customers.

Current vacancy:
Tool Room Machinist

Posted: 12th April, 2021

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Tool Room Machinist

The position involves the construction of production equipment, manufacture of forming tools for PTFE powders, development equipment, jigs and fixtures used in machine based production, replacement parts and mechanical repair. Equipment used involves turning, milling and grinding and working mainly in stainless steel, aluminium and brass.

The successful candidate will have an HND/HNC in mechanical engineering, be time served with at last five years experience in a precision machining role. They will demonstrate a high level of competence to interpret engineering drawings and to program, edit, set and run a variety of equipment and to fully understand the demands of a quality precision operation and good workplace practice.

Knowledge and experience of related skills, for example: electrical, pneumatic or assembly would be an advantage.

Salary: Negotiable according to competence level and experience.
Hours of work: Mon. to Thurs. 8am to 5pm, Fri. 8am to 2pm. (40Hrs. /week).
Benefits: Group Life Cover & Workplace Pension after qualifying period. Full uniform provided.
Holidays: Starting, 24 days rising to 29 days with long service and public holidays.

To apply for this positon please forward your current CV to:
Janet Morgan
Finance Director
Cowie Technology Group Ltd., Ridgeway, Coulby Newham, Middlesbrough, TS8 0TQ.
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