This job has ended. Find similar jobs.

CNC Programming Machinists

Posted 8 March by Westray Recruitment Consultants Easy Apply Ended


Westray Recruitment Consultants is looking to recruit experienced CNC Machinists with a strong background in either CNC Milling or CNC Turning to commence work within our clients engineering facility based in the Gateshead and Houghton-le-Spring area. The scope of work will involve a mixture of both bespoke one offs, to high volume batch work. Applicants must be able to machine to precision. Candidates must also be able to programme CNC machining centres.


  • Programming, setting and operating either CNC Milling or CNC Turning centres
  • Working to engineering drawings
  • Ensuring a high degree of precision, working to fine tolerance
  • Self-Inspection duties using precision measuring equipment
  • Completing job cards and progressing works through instructions
  • Replacing tools and planning the order of machine works


  • Candidates must be able to programme either CNC Milling or CNC Turning centres from scratch
  • Applicants must be able to machine to precision
  • A proven ability to programme offline
  • Experienced working with Fanuc, Hass or Heidenhain controls
  • It could prove beneficial to have experience using AlphaCAM software to aid programming but fill training can be provided in this area
  • Must be competent to set and operate machining centres, using multiple axis CNC machinery
  • Must have worked within an engineering setting and demonstrate the ability to CNC mill or CNC Turn a variety of metals


This position is a permanent role from day one. The role comprises of a 2 shift rotation consisting of days and back shift. The role does not usually require Friday working, but if so this is considered as an overtime day.


The position comes with highly competitive pay rates in keeping with expected industry standards. The role comes with readily available overtime paid at enhanced rates


Please contact Tony Hutchinson for more details, he's available on or at

Required skills

  • CNC
  • operating
  • setting
  • machinist
  • programming

Reference: 34635504

Bank or payment details should not be provided when applying for a job. is not responsible for any external website content. All applications should be made via the 'Apply now' button.

Report this job