Careers at Dyer Engineering

Working at DYER Engineering

The DYER Engineering team are passionate about what they do and looking after our customers. The team are why DYER Engineering exists and are the key to our success.

To date we have employed in excess of 500 people across our 40-year history. Some have moved on to other opportunities, but many have stayed. We currently have people in our team who have been with us for over 20 years, some that have been with us for more than 10 years and looking at the wider picture 35% of our team have greater than 5 years’ service. Figures which speak for themselves.

Looking forward we have ambitious plans to grow the business and continue to develop DYER Engineering as a special place to work.

If you are interested in joining us, please see our latest opportunities below.

NOTE – We would like to respectfully point out that we only work with selected Recruitment Agencies and do not encourage any cold-calling.

Employee Stats

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of our staff recommend Dyer Engineering as a GREAT place to work

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8 out of 10 of our Staff believe they are cared about as a person at work

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of our workforce is currently made up of Apprentices

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of our team have greater than 5 years service

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of our Leadership Team were developed from within the business

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We encourage all of our team to engage in CI activities

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We conduct an annual survey of Employee Engagement and share the results with the team

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We operate transparent pay grades and bench-mark ourselves against other industries

Skilled CNC Machinist / Setter / Programmer (Batch Line)

Job Type: Full-time Salary: £14.81 /hour Grade 3B

The role will be reporting to the Site Supervisor / Machine Shop Team Leader and will involve the following duties and responsibilities:

Job Description

Dyer Engineering are proud of our skilled and dedicated workforce and are looking for a time served Skilled CNC Machinist to join our growing team. The successful applicants will work within an interesting and fast paced environment covering a wide variety of products including complex machined fabrications and assemblies.

Dyer Engineering has been established for almost 40 years and has continually grown, whilst enjoying an enviable order book and working in a range of industry sectors including Defence, Offshore, Rail, Power Generation and Automotive.

You will be a fully experienced CNC Machine operator fully conversant in programming, setting and editing programs with Heidenhain or Fanuc based programing language.

The work includes bespoke product and batch production mainly using fabrications made within the Dyer Engineering extensive facilities.

Key Tasks
  • To provide high quality machined components which will include
  • Programming and Setting CNC machining centres (milling)
  • Selecting and setting tooling and complying with the information presented for the work order (Job card)
  • Loading, editing and saving programs.
  • Setting datum and running the program.
  • Ensuring methods are used for securely clamping components prior to machining.
  • Following information presented on job routing card.
  • Introduction of new product, program and jig design manufacture.
  • A thorough understanding of engineering drawings to a good standard.
  • Experience of measuring equipment and the ability to inspect work in line with required quality standards.
Knowledge and Experience Required

Ideally you will possess excellent technical/engineering knowledge with a good understanding of engineering materials, be flexible, a good team player with the ability to also work independently. Dyer Engineering drive a target zero culture on quality so an importance of quality requirements and focus on this is essential.

Experience within a sub contract environment would be an advantage.

If you would like to be considered for this role a please submit your CV and a covering letter.

Leigh Foulger
Manufacturing Manager – Divisional Leader