CNC Programmer/Setter/Operator MILLING

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Salary Description
Contract Type

CNC Programmer/Setter/Operator – MILLING


Days or Afternoon available

£17hr (+12% if late shift)




  • Competitive Salary
  • Shift Allowance
  • 25 days holiday + 8 Public Holiday
  • Company sick pay scheme (after 12 month service)
  • Overtime at rate + ½


We are looking for a highly skilled CNC machinist to programme, set and operate our universal bed type milling machines with Heidenhain control system.


You will need to have a good understanding of 3 & 4 axis machining and have machined a wide range of materials including Stainless, Aluminium, Mild Steel and Cast Iron. You must also have some experience in machining medium to large fabrications and castings.


Knowledge & Skills:

  • Time served apprenticeship or a high level of experience in machining
  • Ability to read and understand engineering drawings and produce work to a very high standard
  • Demonstrate a thorough working knowledge of work-holding methods, tool selection and understand cutting parameters
  • Be flexible and reliable and keen to work as part of a team
  • Ability to work on your own initiative with minimal supervision
  • Previous experience in precision engineering/manufacturing is essential


Who can do this?

  • Experience in machining large fabrications and castings
  • Safe use of overhead cranes
  • Read & understand engineering drawings
  • Carry out own inspection
  • Work to high tolerances
  • Programme on-line heidenhain control system
  • Experience in working with universal milling heads
  • Must be flexible with shifts to cover holidays


What next?


Do you have the experience? The company welcome a site visit to ensure you are happy with the role, the environment, and the people you will work with!

If you would like to speak to someone regarding being booking an interview, then please contact Daniel Waite on 07799 588461 more information or send an email to

Immediate starts are available!


Manufacturing Workforce are responsible for placing skilled and in demand people on both a permanent and contract basis into the Engineering, Technical and Manufacturing sectors, from skilled Shop Floor Personnel and Specialist Engineers to Supervisory and Management positions. We operate from several prime locations throughout Central England and our Specialist Consultants will have an in-depth understanding of your skills and offer best advice on your next step!! We are always searching for the best talent, so if you know anyone, why not recommend someone to one of our professional team who will be more than happy to help.


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