CNC Lathe Programmer

ASC Connections
£13 - £15/hour
10 Mar 2018
12 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
A CNC Programmer / CNC Turner is required for a well established engineering company based in Redditch. Permanent contract paying up to £15 p/h for the right person, working 38hrs p/w from 8am - 4:45pm Mon to Thurs, with a 1pm finish on Friday

The company

Trading for nearly 50 years, the company offers complete supply or specific subcontract machining to suit each customers needs. With the use of both CNC and manual machining, they provide all types of services from refurbishment, prototype parts, small batch components and one off tool / jig repairs for all types of industries. Small family run business with great staff retention, this role is replacing someone who is retiring in the next few weeks.

The Role

Duties and responsibilities include -

* Read, interpret and and understand technical engineering drawings from customers
* Reverse Engineer, analyse samples and produce new technical drawings from the sample
* Use CAD / CAM software to create and write accurate programmes
* Write programmes into the Alpha CNC Lathe with FANUC and conversational language
* Set up, prove out and run all types of 1 off, prototypes and small batch work
* Setting and operating 3 axis Machining Centres when required
* First off and final quality inspections to extremely close tolerances using measuring equipment
* Ensure all machines, workshop and tooling areas are kept clean and tidy

The Suitable candidate

The CNC Programmer / CNC Turner will have the following demonstrable skills

* Previous experience creating, writing and editing of CNC Programmes
* Knowledge and experience of CAD CAM software, including design and programme application
* Strong knowledge of running CNC Turning Lathes, use of CNC Millers is ideal but not essential
* Ability to maintain tools and equipment used effectively
* Troubleshoot, problem solve and rectify any production issues

Working hours are 38hrs per week 8am - 4:45pm Mon to Thurs, with a 1pm Finish on Friday

Half hour lunch per day, and a 15min break in the morning

Rate of pay is up to £15 p/h for the ideal candidate, and is negotiable dependent on experience

30 days holiday including 8 bank holidays

Position is a permanent contract, with a 3 month probationary period to be completed

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

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