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Careers at GD Rectifiers

Whoever you are, whatever your background, build a career to be proud of here – we’re with you every step of the way.

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It’s fun, it’s friendly, it’s always evolving. At GD Rectifiers we help people achieve their goals in a friendly environment where there’s an opportunity to learn something new.

Engineering expertise
We know a thing or two about engineering and love sharing our knowledge and ideas. We want to help you inspire change, whether you’re a student in your early career or an engineering professional.

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Why work for us?

We’ve built a remarkable reputation over the past 50 years and are proud to work on some of Britain’s biggest and most exciting rail, automotive, aviation, medical and industrial projects by partnering with some of the industry’s leading OEMs.

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Rewards & benefits
As part of our drive to create an extraordinary team member experience, we provide rewards and benefits that are tailored to our employees.

Fast forward your career
Are you someone that loves learning new skills? Do you want to help build an innovative and sustainable future? Well that’s what we offer at GD Rectifiers, with training and development opportunities tailored to you.

A place to grow
At GD Rectifiers, we encourage team members to drive positive change, share ideas and champion things they are passionate about.

Our mission

That’s easy, to connect customers to the products they need quickly.

We aim to achieve this by establishing GD Rectifiers as an independent custom power specialist, so we best understand and satisfy the product, service and technical expertise of designers, engineers, and buyers sourcing power electronic components globally.

We want to serve our customers better, to always be relevant in their lives and to grow with them.

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By joining us you’ll be supporting the nation’s hobbyists and big industry players. You’ll help drive innovation forward and get involved with our R&D projects. You’ll work with people who go the extra mile for their team and appreciate (and celebrate) all of each other’s differences.

Current Vacancies

Every job is different. What are your skills and interests?
Where do you want to grow and develop? Discover our current vacancies below.

CNC Programmer/Setter/Operator

  • Location: Burgess Hill, West Sussex
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Hours: 37 hours per week (Monday-Friday)
  • Benefits: 28 days’ holiday (including bank holidays), performance bonus, private healthcare
  • Salary: Competitive (£27-30K depending on experience)

We’re one of the UK’s leading distributors of power electronic components and we’re looking for an experienced CNC Programmer/Setter/Operator to join our team. As a major player in the power electronics industry, GD Rectifiers has built a remarkable reputation over the past 50 years and are proud to work on some of Britain’s biggest and most exciting rail, automotive, aviation, medical and industrial projects.

We are seeking a highly organised, proactive and experienced CNC programmer to support our CNC team. This role requires good communication skills, meticulous attention to detail and the ability to manage multiple tasks efficiently. The successful candidate will be hardworking and have a positive attitude, playing a pivotal role in enhancing the company’s productivity.


  • Strong ability to program, set and operate a Cincinnati CNC Machine
  • Assembly work within the production team
  • Responsible for the movement of stock using a forklift
  • General warehouse/factory duties
  • Report directly to the Factory Supervisor

Skills & Experience

  • Advanced level of experience operating Cincinnati CNC machines with Heidenhain controls
  • Excellent working knowledge of CNC Machines and Heidenhain controls
  • Ability to read engineering drawings and liaise with the sales team on jobs
  • Compliant with all Health & Safety procedures
  • Forklift license desired but not essential
  • Willingness to work as a team and work on other factory areas when required
  • A positive, can do attitude and approach to your work
  • A minimum of 1-year experience in a CNC Machining role or as an apprentice

To apply for this role, you must live in the UK and be able to commute to Burgess Hill. Please send your CV to:

No agencies please.

Equal Opportunities

GD Rectifiers is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified individuals regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

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If you apply for this role, GD Rectifiers will keep your CV on file for three months and will contact you if a suitable role becomes available. If you do not wish for your CV to be kept on file, please contact Sarah Langley:

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