CNC Setter / Operator

Posted 9 April by Magnetic Shields Limited

CNC Setter / Operator

Location: Staplehurst, Kent
Salary: £25K - £32K, DOE
Contract: Full time, Permanent
Hours: Monday to Friday 08:00 to 17:00. Overtime available

Magnetic Shields Ltd are now currently recruiting for an experienced, professional, safety conscious CNC Setter / Operator to join their team based in Staplehurst Read on for more information!

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Setting and operating a CNC sliding head lathe to produce small, medium a large size batches of work in a timely manner
  • Inspecting work to Engineering drawings using standard measurement equipment and reporting quality defects to the production supervisor
  • Daily, weekly and monthly maintenance checks on machines, including maintaining good housekeeping standards and reporting any issues promptly to the onsite maintenance team
  • Optimising efficiencies through reduced set-up and cycle times, plus tool life monitoring
  • Deburring, cleaning, final inspection and completion of shop floor paperwork
  • Adhering to Health and Safety procedures

Essential Qualities include:

  • Practical, hands on experience setting and operating multi-spindle, multi-axis CNC sliding head lathes, with a minimum of 3 axis
  • Experience of Star SR-20R type lathe a benefit
  • Experience within a low batch component manufacturing industry
  • Previous experience in cycle time reduction, and tool management and optimisation
  • Ability to read and understand technical drawings, with the ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Ability to work as part of a team, as well as independently

If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience to be successful in this role click on "APPLY" today, forwarding an up to date copy of your CV for consideration in the first instance.

Required skills

  • Operator
  • CNC
  • Engineer
  • Setter
  • Machinist

Application questions

Do you have experience setting and operating multi-spindle, multi-axis CNC sliding head lathes?
Can you read and understand technical drawings?
Are you eligible to live and work in the UK with good English language skills?

Reference: 34858203

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