Machinist x2

  • Full Time
  • Kitwe, Zambia
  • Negotiable / Month
  • Applications have closed

C.P. Engineering Limited

We are a leading engineering and manufacturing company , seeking a highly motivated  and experienced Machinists to join our team.


  • Samples, drawings or instructions to review understand specifications of output
  • Plan the sequence of necessary actions for the completion of a job
  • Take measurements and mark material for cutting or shaping
  • Select appropriate machines (e.g. lathes) and position or load material for a job
  • Determine and program size of batches, speed of machine etc.
  • Monitor machine while working to adjust the feed, maintain temperature and identify issue
  • Check output to ensure consistency with specifications and discard defect
  • Keep records of approved and defective units or final products
  • Perform routine machine maintenance and repair minor damages
  • Other duties assigned by your supervisor

Academic qualifications/ Experience

  • Grade 12 school certificate/ GCE
  • Craft certificate in Machining from a well recognized institution.
  • Diploma level will be an advantage.
  • Must have not less than 2 years work experience in engineering and manufacturing industry.
  • Must be  a full paid member of Engineering Institution of Zambia.

Professional skills

  • Proven experience as machinist
  • Experience in using and/or programming manual or automated tools and machines (lathes, grinders etc.)
  • Ability to use precision tools (e.g. calipers,) to take accurate measurements
  • Knowledge of the properties of metal and other material
  • Good at math with analytical abilities
  • Physical stamina and strength to lift heavy items

If you meet the above requirements and are interested in joining our team as  Machinist , please send  your Cover letter, CV and academic qualifications  to [email protected] The closing date of receiving applications will be on 19th May, 2023.

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