CNC Miller Programmer

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£35,000 - £55,000
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Job Title: CNC Miller Programmer

Job Type: Days based, Perm

Location: Cheltenham

Salary: £35,000 - £55,000

Hours: 7:30 – 4:30 Mon to Thurs / Fri 7:30 – 12:30

Our client is a leading provider of high-quality precision engineering solutions in the sub-con industry. They specialize in delivering innovative and reliable manufacturing services to a diverse range of clients. With state-of-the-art facilities and a commitment
to excellence, they pride themselves on exceeding customer expectations.

Position Overview:
As a CNC 5 Axis and 3 Axis Milling Programmer Setter Operator, you will play a vital role in our production process. You will be responsible for programming, setting up, and operating CNC milling machines, particularly Bridgeports, Mazaks, and DMG machinery. The ideal candidate will have expertise in offline programming techniques and possess a deep understanding of sub-con precision engineering principles. Experience with Heidenhain and Mazatrol controllers is desirable.

⦁ Develop and optimize CNC programs using offline programming software for 5 Axis and 3 Axis milling machines.
⦁ Set up CNC milling machines, ensuring proper tooling, fixtures, and programs are in place.
⦁ Operate machines to produce precision components, adhering to strict quality standards.
⦁ Perform routine maintenance and troubleshooting of equipment to ensure smooth operations.
⦁ Conduct thorough inspections of finished products, identifying any defects or deviations.
⦁ Collaborate with the engineering team to improve machining processes and enhance productivity.

⦁ Proven experience as a CNC 5 Axis and 3 Axis Milling Programmer Setter Operator in the sub-con precision engineering industry.
⦁ Proficiency in offline programming techniques for CNC milling machines.
⦁ Strong knowledge of G-code programming and CNC machining principles.
⦁ Experience with Bridgeports, Mazaks, and DMG machinery.
⦁ Familiarity with Heidenhain and Mazatrol controllers is desirable.
⦁ Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to troubleshoot machining issues.
⦁ Attention to detail and a commitment to producing high-quality components.
⦁ Effective communication and teamwork skills.
⦁ Ability to work independently and meet production deadlines.

⦁ 25 days holiday plus stats – increase to 28 days with years of service
⦁ Sick pay
⦁ Eye care cover
⦁ Pension – 5% company contribution
⦁ Death in Service
⦁ Qualification progression
⦁ Overtime

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 Tom Edney on 07823 402 034 for 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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