CNC Programmer/Setter Milling

WEC Group
£18.50-£27.75 ph + £30 night allowance
15 Mar 2018
12 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

New opportunity not to be missed! WEC Group Ltd, established for over 35 years and now one of the North West’s leading & multi award winning engineering, fabrication and machining companies, requires an experienced and gifted CNC Programmer/Setter Milling for their purpose built facility at the Darwen site. We are offering an excellent salary of £18.50 per hour for 40 hrs and 8 hours at £27.75, plus nightly allowance of £30.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated and capable CNC Programmer/Setter Milling, who wishes to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.

Responsibilities of our CNC Programmer/Setter Milling:

Working within a predominantly low batch machining cell this role is to program, set and operate Heidenhain controls on a CNC Correa machine.

Due to the type of work, working in the WEC Large Machining department, frequent and efficient setups are required. There is also a need to be involved in the inspection process for 1st off checks and in process checks.

Reporting to the Manufacturing Manger you will have a high attention to detail, this role will require an engineer from an environment of high tolerance, low batch work.

Knowledge, Skills, Experience required to become our CNC Programmer/Setter Milling:

- Ability to program Heidenhain machines 

- Highest standards of H&S and Quality is essential

- Ability to interpret detailed engineering drawings and deliver conforming parts 

- Working with various materials including exotic grade alloys

- A detailed understanding of engineering drawing, tooling selection, work holding & cutting strategy is essential

- A good communicator at all levels, with the ability to integrate and support a successful team

- Offline programming experience using FeatureCAM is desirable but not essential

CNC Programmer/Setter Milling Working Hours: Mon – Thu  12 hour night shift, hours negotiable

Company Benefits:

- 25 days holiday plus bank holiday

- Free car parking

- Cycle to work scheme

- Company Pension

- Employee Benefit Loan Scheme

- Health & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

If you feel you have the skills and experience to become our next CNC Programmer/Setter Milling please click ‘Apply’ now!