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£17.75 per hour
11 Dec 2023
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Do you have what it takes to become our clients specialist Grinding Technician ?

Are you someone who takes pride in achieving close tolerances when grinding large-scale materials?

A Grinding Technician is required to progress and support the team in its production commitments and growth. Operating manual and CNC roll grinding machines, grinding rolls and ancillary components from the paper and steel industries.

Experience in roll grinding from either industry would be advantageous and training will be provided for the user-friendly interface of our state of the art 3D roll grinding machine. We would also consider candidates with experience in other forms of grinding.

Personal Skills

Commitment and flexibility

Responsibility for self and work output

Working to high precision



Attention to detail

Good time management skills


Experience of grinding work, knowledge of the process and equipment involved.

Ability to work well with others but also to work self-supervised using own initiative.

Ability to see and implement improvement opportunities both in manufacturing and personal skills.

Basic IT knowledge, the CNC system is a simple menu-based program in a Windows environment.

Certified lifting and slinging advantageous but training is available.

Ideally craft apprentice trained in mechanical operations

We offer:

Overtime payments: Mon-Sat – x1.5; Sun & Bank Hols – x2.0

Annual bonus of up to 4% based on business performance

The opportunity to work in the leading provider of paper and steel industries roll refurbishment services and a market-competitive basic salary and benefits, including 25 days holiday, premium overtime, contributory Company Pension Scheme, Annual Bonus Plan, Life Assurance, independent financial advice, Employee Assistance Programme and Cycle to Work Scheme.

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Core Values

Taking OWNERSHIP and full ACCOUNTABILITY of our actions


Giving 110% to every task we undertake and being PASSIONATE


Admitting when we have been WRONG and doing our utmost to put it RIGHT

When you TALK we stop and LISTEN

TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT - Knowledge is endless

Always ACCESSIBLE - Day or Night, if you need us we will be there

SELF MANAGEMENT - We operate a flat line structure where everyone has a role to play from the Administrator to the MD

HONESTY and INTEGRITY at ALL times - Even when you may not want to hear what we say

PEOPLE are ASSETS not NUMBERS - Every person has a skill, we do our best to understand these skills and match them to the best environment

What Candidates Say

I'd also like to take the chance to thank you for all your help during my time with Ambitek. I have always been paid on time and any worries I had were sorted out incredibly quickly either by yourself or your colleagues. Thank you for making my time as a contractor as painless as possible. I would certainly have no qualms about being employed by your agency again sometime in the future. Although obviously not any time soon!!!!

I contacted Ambitek last year about employment. They quickly responded and helped me get a job! I now have a full time job thanks to Ambitek and their staff. They have always paid me on time and have always been there to help me if I needed any advice! Now me and my family are doing great all thanks to Ambitek.

"Hi, hope your all set for Xmas just wanted to say thanks to you and all the staff at Ambitek. You have all been ace this year sorting out my wages and holiday pay and the rest, it's been a real pleasure working for you this year and can't thank you enough for getting me the job in the first place it really pulled me out of it when I was down and to say I appreciate it is an understatement

Hi, thank you for having me work for Ambitek, it’s been a pleasure

Hi, just wanted to say thank you for all your help placing me, as today I signed a permanent contract. The agency have been fantastic and in the future I wouldn't hesitate in contacting you if I need a job or recommending you to others. Once again, thank you and I would like to wish you all the best for the future. (One happy customer!)

Hi, don't know if they informed you but I got a full time contract this week, thanks to you and your team for everything mate I'd be nowhere without Ambitek.

Wish everyone looked after us like you.

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