Drake Personnel (SA) Pty Ltd: Turner Machinist

Drake International

Duties & Responsibilities

Our client is a premier manufacturing of cast polyurethane elastomer componets and other injection moulded parts. they are looking for a Turner machinist to join the team in Port Elizabeth

Must have Requirements:

  • Matric / Relevent Qualification: Turner machinist / Fitter and Turner
  • 3 years experience with in the engineering industry & working with equipment manually
  • Must be able to operate our machines manually


  • Understanding Health and Safety requirements in an engineering environment
  • Reading detailed planning or process sheets
  • Fully conversant with reading and understanding engineering drawings
  • Able to operate and show experience of working the following machine tools: Centre lathe, Milling machine and Surface grinder
  • A good knowledge of tooling used on machines
  • Writing complete reports on a daily basis: job cards and timesheets
  • Keeping the machine tools and the working clean and safe
  • Undertaking other duties that will improve the working environment or assist other areas needing help
  • Candidate needs to be able to work in a pressurised enviroment
  • CAndidate needs to be able to work as a team player

The ideal candidate will have experience and knowledge of the following:

  • Turning
  • Screw cutting
  • Milling

Please note that if you have note heard from us within 1 week, take it as your application was unsuccessful.