CNC Machinist / Manual Machinist

Sutton-In-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, England
£9.39 - £11.87 per hour
18 Nov 2016
16 Dec 2016
Alanna Doyle
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: 3 Axis CNC Machinist XYZ

Location: Sutton-in-Ashfield

Salary: £9.39 - £11.87 per hour, dependent on experience

Position: 39 Hours Per Week, able to cover shifts as required (rotating days/nights, some weekends or days)

The company has an exciting new opportunity within a long established manufacturing organisation, using a variety of Machining and Fabrication processes to manufacture their products from our modern purpose built facility located in Sutton-in-Ashfield.

The company supply components into the civil and military Aerospace and Defence industry sectors, and have a vision to develop these and wider markets making the working environment fascinating and challenging.

A requirement has now arisen for an experienced 3 Axis CNC Machinist to join the Company.

Key Responsibilities:

This position reports directly to the 3 Axis Team Leader, residing within the Manufacturing Supervisor's area of responsibility within the operations team.

  • Experience of running XYZ CNC machines.
  • Setting and operating machine types (Spindle probing, Datum setting, key characteristics and G, D&T, tool offsetting, program selection/saving).
  • Reading 2D engineering drawings.
  • Recording productive time on manufacturing systems and managing Route Cards.
  • Involvement in team activities such as 5S, TPM, SQDCP board discussions, OEE and other improvement activities.
  • Promoting and maintaining a safe work environment and practices.
  • Self-inspection of parts produced, resolving Non-Conformance (NCR) issues.
  • Experienced use of standard measuring systems and methodologies.
  • 39 hour working week with an early finish on Friday (5 hours) on the day shift


  • The Ideal candidate will have an academic background if possible with NVQ level 3 / City & Guilds in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Requires time served on programming / setting & operating 3 Axis machines.

Person Specification:

  • Industry experience - Aerospace (ideal), Nuclear, Medical or Automotive (high end), Motorsport: all with high tolerances (+/-0.01mm, Airbus SO4 and S104 stds).
  • Working to AS9100 / EASA Part 21 (G) standards (ideal).
  • Must have good team working skills coupled with the ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment.
  • Flexible and forward thinker with a 'can do' attitude.
  • Ideally located within easy local commute to Sutton-in-Ashfield site.


  • Night shift allowance payable of £25.00 per night, maximum of 4 nights per week

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