CNC Machinist



Our client has a century of engineering excellence and innovation — ranging from concept design to prototype manufacture and full-scale production - of rapidly-deployable, modern bridging systems for use in military and disaster relief scenarios 

Main Purpose of the Job: To machine parts to specifications using the machine tools in which the job holder has been trained.

Main Tasks of the Job:

  •   To comply with the Environmental, Health and Safety Policy and identify health and safety hazards prior to the commencement of work
    •    To perform “Start of Work” machine inspections prior to shift commencement
    •    To report via approved Maintenance Reporting Procedures any machine fault or unusual occurrence
    •    To read and understand engineering drawings to ensure all parts machined conform to drawing and planning specification
    •    To set and operate CNC milling machines, retrieve and input CNC programs from the nextwork in accordance with the appropriate paperwork.
    •    To select appropriate tools, equipment and materials in preparation of machining
    •    To measure, examine and visually inspect components to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications using precision instruments such as micrometers and verniers to drawing specification.
    •    To input production tickets onto SAP on completion of each task
    •    To provide assistance/training to the semi-skilled machinists/new starts as and when necessary
    •    To comply with the Company’s Environmental and Health & Safety policies and any regulatory agencies to ensure that the              safety of all employees is not compromised
    •    To maintain a clean and orderly work area as required
    •    To conduct daily duties in a highly professional manner

Experience & Qualifications:

• Ideally have NVQ level 2-3 Engineering/machining or HNC/HND and machining apprenticeship.
•    Previous experience of running CNC machining centers

Forward Assist Recruitment is operating as an employment agency. Forward Assist Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities employer; we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

For further details and / or to apply for this job, please contact us today quoting Ref: JB-2075

07748 707550

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