A privately-owned precision engineering manufacturing company, through recent acquisitions has now grown to some forty skilled engineers who have been operating from a large modern premises in Birmingham since 1988. The Group has steadily grown and enhanced its reputation to become a global player in the supply of standard and specialised fastener tooling and dies, exporting to well over forty countries world-wide within Aerospace, Automotive, Medical, Rail and Energy. We are now looking for an experienced CNC Engineer to expand the team.
Day to day duties will include the following:
. Carry out "off line" 5 Axis CNC Machining Centre programming by interpreting and transferring data from the customer drawing / 3D programme
. Optimisation of the 5 Axis machine(s). The ability to work within a team environment is essential, be self-thinking, motivated and to take full responsibility and ownership when carrying out duties.
. Prove out CNC programmes. Determine & load machine cartridge with suitable tooling, making minor programme adjustments/ offsets as necessary.
. Carry out Quality Inspection process checks and use of range of hand held measuring instruments, including but not limited to micrometres, Vernier gauges, plug / bore gauges, taking casts & using shadowgraph.
. Carry out routine H&S machine checks e.g. maintenance of lubricant levels - Replace / replenish accordingly.
. Assist with training and job familiarisation of trainee(s).
. Working in accordance with company H&S Policy and Arrangements, compliance with Quality Standard requirements and general Company Rules.
. Experience of programming and Operation of XYZ 3 Axis Milling Machine would be a bonus
As a person you will need the following qualities and experience:
. Ideally Indentured Apprentice Trained: NVQ Level 4 in a related engineering discipline and or City & Guilds / ONC / HNC in Mechanical / Production Engineering. Degree qualified in related CNC/3D principles
. Experience in Programming, Setting & Operating of DMG Mori Seiki 5 Axis Machines ESSENTIAL.
. 3D Modelling with Solid Edge. With broad engineering / workshop knowledge. ESSENTIAL.
. Ability to read and understand engineering drawings / 3D profiles. ESSENTIAL.
. Knowledge of Works NC, FANUC / Siemens Systems ESSENTIAL.
. Minimum 3 years' experience in a similar capacity within an engineering workshop environment is desirable.
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.