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General Machinist

Full time (3-shift pattern, mornings afternoons and nights, 37h/week)

Derby, site-based role

Why Rolls- Royce?


An outstanding opportunity has arisen for a skilled and qualified Machinist to join our team at Rotatives in Derby.


In this role, you will be working on some of the best products in the industry across major aero engine projects. As a machine operator, you will be responsible for delivering against weekly targets to meet customer requirements. You will also work with cross functional teams to implement and sustain improvement activities within our manufacturing environment.


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.


This is an interesting opportunity to work 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.


What you will be doing:

Working as part of the team, you will contribute to the business objectives of delivering Engines for our customers on time and to a high specification. You will :

  • Deliver consistent, high-quality machining across a variety of different aerospace engine components and engine product families.
  • Work to Rolls-Royce’s Technical Instructions and program manuals.
  • Operate a variety of inspection equipment, including machine probing, micrometers, plug gauges.
  • Interpretation of manufacturing drawings, customer drawings and written specifications.
  • Assessment of whether the quality of components produced within the facility meets the required standards.
  • 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 level engineering apprenticeship* and an NVQ/SVQ/City & Guilds Level 3 or equivalent.
  • Experienced in machining/inspecting Aerospace components.
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings.
  • Awareness of health, safety and environmental procedures and regulations in a production setting.
  • Ability to operate safely and deal with any discrepancies or issues while following correct procedures.
  • Ability to inspect components with a high level of complexity.


*Please attach photos/scans of your certificates as proof of completing a recognised apprenticeship and a level 3 qualification next 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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