CNC Programmer Setter Operator (Nights)

Job Title: CNC Programmer Setter Operator (Nights)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birkenhead, Merseyside
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + Overtime, Holidays, Pension
Reference: J904067_1578412299
Contact Name: Charlotte Devereux-Jack
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 07, 2020 15:51

Job Description

In your new role your duties will be:

  • Programming (both online and offline) of CNC 5axis Milling machines
  • Creating CNC program in line with drawing requirements.
  • Machining to tight tolerances and ensuring quality of work
  • Writing new programs from technical drawings and edit existing programs.
  • Demonstrating high levels of concentration and focus to achieve production targets and scheduled customer deadlines.
  • Following written work instructions, safe working practices and maintaining a safe and tidy work area at all times.
  • Monitoring your own Quality and Productivity with a continuous improvement mind set.
  • Safely and efficiently proving out both new and proven programs / set ups with absolute minimum scrap / waste.
  • Adhering to all current HSE legislation with a proactive view on company policies.

To be successful in your new role you will need:

  • Time served Engineering apprenticeship and/or qualified to ONC (or higher) in Mechanical Engineering
  • Knowledge of operating, setting and programming CNC Machining Centres in accordance with customer specifications and company quality management standards.
  • Knowledge of programming FANUC CNC controls
  • Experience of Nakamura lathe with live tooling
  • Previous experience in light to medium milling envelope essential.
  • Must be able to read, understand and correctly interpret Engineering Drawings.
  • Must be able to change tool inserts and reset / alter offsets to achieve drawing specifications and tolerances

Night Working Hours:

Monday 7.15pm - 6am

Tuesday 6pm - 6am

Wednesday 6pm - 6am

Thursday 6pm - 6am

Working 38.75 hrs with 6 hrs overtime


  • 25 days annual leave + Bank Holidays
  • Government pension scheme
  • Overtime available

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