Machinist Toolmaker Production Lead


Location: Hybrid Manufacturing Technologies UK

Job Overview 

Hybrid Manufacturing Technologies (HMT) is changing the way that people make and remake high value parts. HMT creates hands-off automation equipment that brings together the best of industrial 3D printing (known as additive manufacturing or “AM”) with incumbent metal and polymer/composite shaping technologies (including machining and inspection). HMT’s hybrid manufacturing approach offers unique capabilities that cannot be delivered by existing types of technology used independently.

Job Description

This role is suited to a person with significant assembly and fitting experience. Someone with a precision engineering/toolmaking background who would like to take on a new challenge involving leadership and management. The working week will be divided between all the activities below.

Essential Functions and Duties:

  • A hands on role, working with and leading a team of assembly technicians
  • Assembly and system testing
  • Production planning
  • Ensuring parts arrive in time and are available for production
  • Inventory management (purchasing, goods inwards and outbound)
  • Updating and maintaining standard operating procedures
  • Seeking improvement and increasing productivity
  • Quality control
  • Support assembly technicians

Qualification and Skills:

  • Experienced assembly fitter with precision engineering toolmaking background
  • Engineering apprenticeship, or bachelors degree in a manufacturing-focused program, or equivalent relevant experience
  • Experience with CAD and fully conversant with engineering drawings
  • Willingness to learn new skills and rotate responsibilities on a day-to-day basis
  • Experience or understanding of ERP and MRP systemsElectrical experience will be advantageous
  • People skills – Professionalism in all interactions with the ability to work with people from all backgrounds and cultures

Pay: £28,000.00-£35,000.00 per year
Job Type: Full-time

Schedule: Monday – Friday (Ability to commute/relocate

  • SWADLINCOTE: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Work Location: One Location


Hybrid Manufacturing Technologies, LLC which is the US-based operating company of Hybrid  Manufacturing Technologies Global, Inc. has been a global industry leader in hybrid and additive  manufacturing since 2012. Pioneering a solution to marry the freedoms of additive with the precision of  CNC machining, Hybrid has developed an unprecedented line of compact interchangeable deposition