Element Materials Technology

Machinist

Job Locations AE-Dubai
ID
2021-6495

Overview

Element has an opportunity for a Machinist to join our rapidly expanding team. As a member of the operations team, the Machining position performs a variety of routine and non-routine machining assignments within the department assigned and insures timely and accurate test results under direct supervision.  The technician positions must be proficient in a number of core business skills including but not limited to compliance to established safety rules, code of conduct, and company policies and procedures.

 

This position will be based in Dubai

 

Responsibilities

  • Uses cutting equipment to prepare specimens for testing as dictated in customer specifications
  • Designs, sets-up and performs a variety of machining tasks according to customer specifications and requirements
  • Requires little supervision and technical input of a Department Supervisor, Senior Machinist or Engineer
  • Possesses the ability to effectively communicate and record data in the sample receipt process
  • Ability to transfer technical knowledge of machining procedures/requirements and successfully satisfy and meet customer expectations
  • Maintains equipment and schedules preventative maintenance
  • Gathers and records dimensions in accordance with quality assurance requirements
  • May need to work in varied shifts if required and also at other locations including customer sites as deemed necessary by Company.

Skills / Qualifications

  • Working knowledge of laboratory safety

  • ITI certification (Turner preferred). Any additional qualification/education/certification is an advantage

  • Possess 3-6 years of experience in a machining shop environment

  • In-depth understanding and hands-on experience in specimen cutting and preparation including flame cutting, cutting, milling, turning, grinding, polishing

  • Depth of understanding related to machining concepts, measuring instruments and dimensional concepts

  • Working knowledge of machine shop safety protocol

  • Strong computer skills especially MS Word and Excel

  • Ability to use forklift is an advantage

  • Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry a plus

  • Ability to stand on feet for long periods of time

  • Ability to lift 25+kgs periodically and required to exert moderate physical force

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Company Overview

We are Element, one of the fastest growing testing, inspection, certification and calibration businesses in the world.

 

We deliver critical services in Materials Testing, Product Qualification Testing, Certification, Device Calibration and Advisory Services to the Aerospace, Oil and Gas, Transportation, Industrials, Fire and Building product, Infrastructure and other leading sectors, where failure in service is simply not an option.

 

Everything we do helps our customers to build better products; get their products to market on time; save them time and money; and minimize the risk associated with product development and production.

 

Our mission is simple: to be the best testing partner in the world and together we strive towards a common vision of becoming the world’s most trusted testing partner.

 

We have four values that we strive to live by every single day.

  • Safety - We keep our colleagues and visitors safe
  • Integrity - We act honestly and fairly to do the right thing
  • Excellence - We set new standards of excellence in everything we do
  • Partnership - We work together for the benefit of our customers

When combined with our mission and vision, the ethos this creates, enables Element to deliver one thing. CERTAINTY.  We exist to help make certain that the materials and products we test, inspect, certify and calibrate for our customers are safe, quality, compliant and fit for purpose.

Diversity Statement

At Element, we always take pride in putting our people first. We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes diversity and inclusion as fundamental to our Vision of becoming “the world’s most trusted testing partner”.

 

All suitably qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective work related criteria and without regard for the following: race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, and/or protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the applicable governing laws.

TIC Council Statement

Element is proud to be a full member of the Testing, Inspection & Certification Council (the “TIC Council”), an international association representing independent testing, inspection and certification companies. 

 

Members of the TIC Council must implement and abide by the TIC Council Compliance Code. Element has therefore issued an overarching Code of Conduct which is supported by our Compliance Programme. A copy of the Code of Conduct and more information about our Compliance Programme can be found in the Governance and Integrity section of www.element.com

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