CNC Miller Programmer

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Salary Description
£35000 - £43680
Contract Type

Job Title: CNC Miller Programmer

Job Type: Days based, Perm

Location: Aldershot

Hours: Mon-Thurs 07:00 – 15:45, Fri 06:00 – 13:00

Rate: £18 - £21ph

Our client supply precision machined parts and gear technology solutions to the aerospace and defence sector.

Main Purpose of Job:
You will programme, set up and operate CNC milling machines in accordance with competence, knowledge and the company’s policies and procedures, ensuring that products are manufactured and delivered within required time frames and quality standards.

Key Responsibilities:
⦁ Programme and set up milling machines in accordance with engineers’ drawings including downloading programmes into the machinery
⦁ Calculate machine speed and feed ratios and the size and position of cuts;
⦁ Test run machine, verify parts to drawings, consult with Quality Manager as required and continue to inspect parts for quality throughout the run;
⦁ Change and adjust machine parameters and tooling as required to meet dimensional and output requirements;
⦁ Maintain equipment in proper operating condition by performing simple preventive maintenance and repair tasks such as adjusting, fluid checks, replacing minor parts and lubricating equipment;
⦁ Setting and running multiple machines when the component and/or batch sizes allow;
⦁ Responsible for daily inspection and cleaning of the milling machines, tooling and parts to maintain equipment in optimal production condition;
⦁ Meet desired quantities, conducting in-process inspection and checking against drawings and specifications to ensure they are made accurately and to the highest standards;
⦁ Work in accordance to the quality system and processes of the company;
⦁ Adhere to the company’s health and safety requirements and complete training as required.

Skills and Qualifications/experience:
⦁ Relevant experience in engineering and working in a similar field/industry would be beneficial. (training will be given).
⦁ Strong knowledge of CNC programming with Heidenhain controls (370, 410 & 530)
⦁ Ability to read and interpret technical drawings and specifications.
⦁ To be a quick learner and adaptable to change.
⦁ Be proactive and a great team player.
⦁ Have excellent attention to detail.
⦁ Be able to work effectively and efficiently to meet target deadlines.

⦁ 33 days annual holiday (including bank and public holidays)
⦁ Pension scheme (3% employer contribution after 3 months of continuous work; 5% employee contribution)
⦁ Subject to successful completion of a probation period, overtime will be paid at time and a half (over 40 hours/week)
⦁ Group Life cover – 3 x current basic annual salary
⦁ Specsavers Eyecare Vouchers

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 booked on a site visit then please contact Tom Edney 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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