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CNC Grinder

Full Time, (3 Shift pattern – mornings, afternoons and nights)

Derby, site-based


Why Rolls-Royce?


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a CNC Grinder to join our team in Mainline Shafts (DSFT), within the Rotatives Supply Chain Unit.


In this role, you will work on some of the latest machining platforms at Rolls Royce producing various shaft components across all the major engine projects. You will be responsible for delivering against weekly targets to meet customer requirements.


We deliver the best jet engines in the world. We’re proud to be part of the pathway to net zero as we power society for generations to come.


Work with us and we’ll welcome you into an inclusive culture, one that invests in your continuous learning and development, and gives you access to a wide breadth and depth of experience.

Work at Rolls-Royce in a busy, world-class engineering and manufacturing environment.


We offer excellent development, a competitive salary and exceptional benefits. These include bonus, employee support assistance and employee discounts.

Your needs are as unique as you are. Hybrid working is a way in which our people can balance their time between the office, home or another remote location.  It’s a locally managed and flexed informal discretionary arrangement.  As a minimum we’re all expected to attend the workplace for collaboration and other specific reasons, on average three days per week.


What you will be doing:

You will look after producing a range of shaft components and you will also:

  • Work to Rolls-Royce Technical Instructions and ensure consistent delivery across a variety of different components and product families.
  • Interpret manufacturing drawings, customer drawings and written specifications.
  • Assess whether the quality of components produced meets the required standards. Operate a variety of inspection equipment such as micrometers, bore gauges and comparator gauging.
  • Work within a team to effectively resolve quality issues and ensure your work is being completed to plan.


Who we are looking for:

At Rolls-Royce we embrace agility, are bold, pursue collaboration and seek simplicity in everything we do.  These principles form our values and behaviours and are an essential component of our assessment process and are fundamental qualities that we seek for all roles and for this role in particular we are looking for someone who has:

  • Completed an advanced modern apprenticeship* in an engineering discipline and an NVQ/SVQ/City & Guilds Level 3 or equivalent qualification.
  • Prior experience of internal, external and Curvic grinding preferred.
  • Previous experience of working with aerospace components and standards.
  • Clear and demonstrated understanding of drawing interpretation, calibration, dimensional and visual inspection.
  • An active and patient individual who can manage your time effectively.


*Please attach a copy of your certificates as proof of completing a recognised advanced level apprenticeship and a level 3 qualification in addition to your CV.


Join us & Make an impact


We are an equal opportunities employer. We’re committed to developing a diverse workforce and an inclusive working environment. We believe that people from different backgrounds and cultures give us different perspectives. And the more perspectives we have, the more successful we’ll be. By building a culture of respect and appreciation, we give everyone who works here the opportunity to realise their full potential.


We welcome applications from people with a refugee background.


You can learn more about our global Inclusion strategy at Our people | Rolls-Royce



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