CNC Programmer

CNC Programmer

  • Location

    Redditch, Worcestershire

  • Sector:

    Engineering and Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Pension, Holidays, Share Scheme

  • Contact:

    Matt Harris

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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This Global Manufacturing and Engineering business is seeking to appoint an experienced CNC Programmer for their precision machining and finishing facility in Redditch due to ever increasing demand on their order book. The CNC Programmer and Operator will be responsible for the set-up, operation, and programming of CNC machines for various production processes including grinding and milling. The role will be responsible for;

Setting machines in accordance with H&S regulations and the process control plan
Manual grinding, operating and setting
Milling using Siemens controls
Interpreting component drawings to determine specifications
Using measuring equipment to ensure components meet specification.
Monitoring equipment spares and consumables, replenishing stock when required
Responsible for championing 6S and developing a culture of lean
Performing & developing PM & TPM activities to ensure continuous operation of machines, monitoring the condition of machine parts, replacing when required
To develop ways of working to reduce waste and improve efficiency
Liaising with the QEHS & CI Leader to ensure quality standards are being achieved
Performing any other reasonable duties that may be required from time to time

The ideal individual will be able to read customer drawings and have a high level of input into the manufacturing process day to day and so they will need to show a mix of the following skills and experience;

Apprenticeship or equivalent ONC / HNC / HND in an engineering discipline
This is a hands on job requiring engineering skill levels to craft level or similar/higher
Conversant with H&S rules, regulations and best practices
Knowledge of manual handling
Able to confidently work to engineering drawings
Fanuc control programming
Able to use a CMM and shadowgraphs for inspection
Be confident and experienced in working with;

  • bench fitting,
  • turning,
  • milling using Fanuc controls, and ideally Siemens controls,
  • surface grinding
  • cylindrical grinding
  • drilling

To become a key part within this profitable and successful global organisation with a genuine opportunity to progress into more senior posts, please contact Matt Harris for more details and a confidential discussion.

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