Bandsaw Operator

Job Overview:

Re-Eng Engineering have a requirement for suitably experienced and responsible person for the operation of steel cutting bandsaws within our Engineering Workshop based at Lislea.


The suitable candidates will be responsible for the cutting of steel sections in multiple profiles, on different bandsaws.  Working to BOM’s, cut lists and from fabrication drawings to determine and organise maximum throughput with minimal wastage of material and time.


You will then Deliver of cut materials in an organised fashion to workstations throughout the factory for fabrication and assembly.  Operating the IMET automatic bandsaw, predominantly to cut Connex base steel.  Programming the bandsaw by use of computer and specific programs for nesting steel for cutting.  Keeping a record of pieces and numbers cut to keep the schedule of production in line with fabrication timeline.


Essential Criteria

  • Saw Operator 2 years
  • Ability to work as part of a team and under own initiative.
  • Knowledge and safe use of manual and automatic bandsaws.
  • Computer literacy and ability to use Microsoft office products.
  • Accuracy which is second to none.
  • Ability to work to tight schedules and deadlines.
  • Ability to read engineering drawings.
  • A good command of written and the spoken English language.
  • Adhere to the companies and health and safety procedures


Desirable Criteria

  • Knowledge and use of bar nesting software.
  • Understanding and use of AutoCAD 2D drawing software.
  • Programming of fully automatic bandsaws.


Duration: Full Time Permanent

Location: Newry & Lislea

Remuneration: Attractive

Benefits: Free Life Assurance, Company Pension Scheme, Healthcare Plan, Paid holidays, Employee Perks Card, Free On-site car parking, Canteen Facilities, Career Development Opportunities etc.


If you are interested in joining our successful team here at Re-Gen, and meet the above criteria, we would love to hear from you.  Please apply by submitting your CV and covering letter to


The closing date for applications is 5.00pm on 17th August 2022


Re-Gen is an equal opportunities employer who employs a workforce with members from all sections of the community and is committed to appointing candidates purely based on merit.

  • Application DeadlineFriday 26th August, 2022 at 5:00 pm

  • Job ContractPermanent

  • Weekly Working HoursFull Time

  • LocationNewry & Lislea

  • SalaryAttractive

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