CNC Machine Tool Programmer/Setter/Operator (weekend shift)

Location: Woking, GB

Job Type: Permanent  

Contract Duration: Permanent

Purpose of the Role: to programme, set and operate multi-axis machine tools

Role Dimensions: this role is on a weekend day shift (Fri/Sat/Sun)

Principal Accountabilities:

This role gives you the opportunity to programme and machine your own work to a high specification. You’ll program and manufacture components to supplied drawings and in very small batches. This will encompass programming setting and operating multi-axis computer numerically controlled machining centres. Wherever possible, you will be required to set and operate more than one machine tool.

In addition, the role requires you to:

  • Maintain programme and tooling records for all components produced
  • Liaise with the management and production engineers to maximise the efficient running of the machine tools
  • Maintain a shift handover record with other shift-based employees in the machine shop
  • Be responsible for the cleanliness and housekeeping in the workplace
  • Be aware of health and safety legislation as it applies in the workplace

About You:

It can be full on here, but you’ll love it when things get busy and be flexible to support the team. You’ll be proactive and self-motivated, offering solutions to problems where possible. Most importantly, you’ll be a team player, comfortable communicating with people at all levels, and have a positive approach to situations

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

  • Experience in Open Mind CAM software
  • Experience using Mikron 3 axis and/or 5 axis milling machines
  • Previous experience in manufacturing precision components preferably in a motorsport environment or similar
  • Experience in Programming and use of Heidenhain 530 control system
  • Experience of ISO or other conversational CNC programming
  • Experienced craftsperson with a proven track record