CNC Programmer

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Job Title: CNC Programmer/Setter/Operator
Job Type: Full-time
Location: TW15
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30am-5:00pm
Salary: Circa £45,000 - £50,000 per year

Overview: We are seeking a highly skilled CNC Programmer to join our established manufacturing company, renowned for producing high-quality components for the Motorsport, Automotive, Aerospace, and Defence sectors. The ideal candidate will possess exceptional skills in precision engineering and turning processes, with a strong emphasis on maintaining tight tolerances.

Key Requirements:
⦁ Expertise in programming, setting, and operating 3-axis mills (4-axis preferred) and 2 & 3-axis lathes with live tooling.
⦁ Minimum of 2 years of experience in programming and offline programming.
⦁ Capability to manually write and edit CNC programs at the machine, including comprehensive setup involving material, tooling, speeds, and feeds.
⦁ Proficient in interpreting engineering drawings and standards.
⦁ Experience with Doosan and HAAS lathes is desirable.
⦁ Familiarity with Fanuc controls is advantageous.
⦁ A solid history of working in a machine shop environment, demonstrating a hands-on, quality-driven, and self-motivated approach.

⦁ Conduct in-process inspections using measuring equipment to ensure precision.
⦁ Produce low to medium volume precision parts from various metals.
⦁ Write and modify CNC programs for parts production from raw castings, billet, and bar feed, using both online and offline programming (Hypermill)
⦁ Design and manufacture jigs and fixtures as needed.
⦁ Manage raw stock and tooling to minimize production delays.
⦁ Coordinate with suppliers to source necessary stock, tooling, and equipment.
⦁ Oversee machine maintenance and provide recommendations for new equipment.
⦁ Create comprehensive manufacturing packs for repeat jobs to ensure consistency.
⦁ Maintain equipment in proper operating condition by performing simple preventive maintenance and repair tasks such as adjusting, fluid checks and replacing minor parts.
⦁ Responsible for daily inspection and cleaning of the milling machines, tooling and parts to maintain equipment in optimal production condition.
⦁ Work in accordance with the quality system and processes of the company.
⦁ Adhere to the company’s health and safety requirements and complete training as required.

⦁ Holiday entitlement: 22 days plus 8 bank holidays.
⦁ Company Pension Scheme with a 3% company contribution.

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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