CNC Programmer/Operator

St Leonards-on-Sea, East Sussex, Hastings
£23,000 - £28,000
10 Nov 2016
08 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

CNC Programmer/Operator

Our client is a leading global provider of high-quality vacuum products and systems with an established tradition of service and attention to detail. The common attribute across the entire company is the relentless and tireless pursuit of quality and customer satisfaction, both in the vacuum products and the services they provide worldwide.Our client is looking for a CNC Programmer/Operator to join their busy team.

The CNC Programmer/Operator will be responsible for writing and editing CNC programs utilising CAM Software. Must be able to program and run machining operations from a parts drawing as well as recommend appropriate tooling.
The post holder will be required to support all other functions within the manufacturing operation.

Key Job Elements:

• Write CNC programs to support production requirements providing optimum manufacturing cost and quality
• Experience in programming CAM Software
• Set Work Pieces, Run Direct and Remote Programs
• Examine electronic data for defects and completeness
• Document setup instructions that list tools, tool positions, feeds, speeds, and fixtures required to run machine in assigned workplace
• Update and maintain current revision log and levels of CNC programs and computer files
• Promote interaction with Engineering and Product/Production Management
• Read and understand Technical prints
• Entering time through shop floor control
• Flexible Approach to work extended hours and/or weekends at peak levels
• Multi-task within a Manufacturing Cell
• At all times promote and maintain a Safe and Clean Work environment.
• Other Duties as assigned

• ONC/HNC (Mechanical, Manufacturing Technology or Industrial Technology) or equivalent experience in a related field
• Proven machining experience on CNC equipment or using CNC solid modeling (turning and milling)
• Extensive knowledge of machine functions (G code, M code, Offsets, etc…)

• Supervisor Experience
• Fork Lift License
• Lean Manufacturing
• First Aid Training
• Manual Handling
• Delcam or MasterCam Programming experience

Standards of performance:
• Be polite, informative and have a professional attitude towards customers, co-workers and personnel of the company
• Perform duties in a timely, logical and organised manner
• Be adaptable to change
• Accept training where needed
• Safeguard company information and observe company policies at all times
• Work consistently towards achieving departmental and corporate KPIs
• Actively take part in the company continuous improvement program (P2)
• Conduct yourself at all times in line with Company H&S Policy
• Demonstrate knowledge of and works within company Quality Management System, including the Quality Policy and Quality Objectives