CNC Miller Programmer

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£32k - £33k p/annum
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Job Title:             CNC Miller Programmer

Location:             Long Eaton                       

Hours:                  MON – THURS 7.00AM – 3.30

FRI 7.00 – 12PM

Pay Rate:             £32,000 - £33,000


We are currently recruiting for a CNC Miller Programmer for our client in Long Eaton.  They are the leading provider of high-quality educational equipment for engineering disciplines. The company’s laboratory products are used by students and educators across the world. Be part of a world-leading company, that puts employees first.

They have recently become employee owned. An employee-owned trust has been set up that puts the employees in the driving seat of managing the company’s future.

Due to continued growth, an exciting opportunity has arisen for a suitably experienced CNC Miller to join our clients busy and highly motivated team on a permanent contract.

The person;

  • The work is varied, interesting and demanding and they expect high standard for quality and performance.
  • With a time served background you will be expected to manufacture a wide range of steel and aluminium components on our HAAS and Hurco CNC Milling machines.
  • You will require a good practical knowledge of CNC machining.
  • You will join the manufacturing department, ensuring that quality standards are met on all components, by following company processes, and procedures.
  • Their products are designed to support the teaching of engineering principles, and all the finished work is visible to the end customers. T
  • This particular client pride themselves on delivering an excellent quality of finish and it is therefore imperative that you have great attention to detail and work to an exceptionally neat standard.

Why apply?

  • 37 hours working week
  • 51% employer pension contribution
  • 3 x salary life assurance
  • 26 days holiday entitlement + bank holidays (rising upon service)
  • Overtime rate is time and a half

What’s the job?

  • Programming, setting and operating 3 axis Haas or Hurco CNC Milling Machines within a low volume, small batch environment
  • Self-inspection of components using manual measuring equipment
  • Creation of programmes, jigs & fixtures for new components
  • Ensure manufactured parts are produced in the most efficient manner
  • Setting and running multiple machines when the component and/or batch sizes allow

Who can do this?


  • Programming, setting and operating experience of CNC Milling machinery – preferably HAAS or Hurco Machines
  • CNC Milling experience within a similar hi-tech environment – ideally apprentice trained
  • Able to work accurately to deadlines
  • An ability to read 1st and 3rd angle engineering drawings
  • An enthusiastic team player with a can-do/flexible attitude
  • Experience of using mild metals


  • Relevant qualifications
  • A willingness to help in other areas of the factory should the demand arise
  • Conventional Milling/Bridgeport experience
  • Experience of programming with Edgecam
  • Manual and/or CNC Turning experience

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 07799588461 for more information or send an email to
  • Immediate starts are available!

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