Wickman/Hydromat Setter (894313) Lichfield, England

Salary: GBP21172 - GBP23523 per annum + shift allowance

Precision. Engineered. Through our people, products and service.

The client is a world leader in motion and fluid control technologies. Wherever precision, speed and engineering reliability are essential; we deliver exceptional solutions which improve the productivity and efficiency of our customers’ equipment.

As a business, we aim to UNDERSTAND our customers’ challenges. We then CONNECT our products, people and expertise in order to DELIVER exceptional service and solutions.  These IMPROVE the performance of our customers’ machinery. We call this Engineering GREAT, and we deliver it to customers through a world-class portfolio of high performance products, through close partnerships and problem-solving, and through a global network of support which ensures reliable local delivery, all over the world.

Engineering GREAT is our vision – help us get there.


Job purpose

We are Inviting applications for the role of Wickman-Hydromat Setter.

Applicants will ideally have experience on Wickman Multi Auto machines or similar multi spindle autos.  Experience of pneumatic pick ups, thread milling, recess, threading and trepanning attachments preferred.  Also cross slide tooling including shave tools, and cucchi bar loaders advantageous.

Also preferred hydromat/rotary transfer machine experience

The role involves using High volume rotary transfer machines with external/internal threading, valenite form setting, slitting blade units and recess turning.

Producing components with tight tolerances and critical features at low cycle times.


These machines have numerous quality inspection checks as part of the process including SPC, Tessa and contracer checks. . Any prospective candidate should be able to work across all shift patterns e.g. Nights and Double Days.



What we’re looking for

You will have a proven track record of working within Engineering.

A full understanding of the workings of Wickman and Hydromat  machinery would be an advantage.

You will be proactive, flexible, enthusiastic and self-motivated.

Good aptitude for learning.

This is an excellent opportunity for progression and self development within a World Leading Company.