CNC Miller (Setter, Operator and Programmer)

Syntech Recruitment Ltd
Woking, Surrey
18 Jun 2017
18 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

CNC Miller (Setter, Operator and Programmer)

  • £28-30k
  • 40 hour week - currently 8.00am - 4.30pm, Monday to Friday with 30 minutes for lunch (scope for some work hours flexibility)
  • Additional production bonus - when applicable - paid monthly in arrears (currently averaging approximately 3%+ basic salary)
  • Overtime when available and authorised in advance, at 1.5 times basic salary
  • Non-contributory Company Health Scheme and Death in Service Insurance Schemes and Sickness Absence Pay, available after a successful six month performance review
  • 22 days annual holiday rising to 24 days after two full calendar years, plus Bank Holidays
  • Private pension scheme available in line with Government legislation and guidelines
  • Free parking on site
  • Excellent staff facilities including free on-site staff gym

The role:

To effectively interpret engineering drawings or route cards, programme, set and operate Bridgeport / Robodrill and/or Kitamura vertical and horizontal CNC milling machines with 4th axis rotary indexers and Renishaw probing, all with Fanuc controls and to produce a quality end-product within set quality, tolerances and productivity time scales. An ideal candidate would be able to set and operate both CNC Milling and CNC Turning machines.

As well as an extensive machining background suitable candidates will have a comprehensive understanding of 3 and 4 axis machining, and a good knowledge of materials and machining techniques. They must also have a proven track record of CNC part program prove outs, set ups and optimization of method activities.

Essential Skills and experience

  • CNC milling programming experience for Fanuc and Renishaw Probing
  • Program, Set & Operate in particular horizontal twin pallet 4 axis machining centre
  • Experience of vertical 3 axis mills
  • Extensive tool setting experience
  • Read and interpret engineering drawings to enable programming, setting and manufacture to achieve a right first time product
  • CMM basic programming /operation desirable
  • Strong problem solving skills with good practical application
  • Highly motivated to improving productivity without compromise on quality
  • Maintain a high standard of housekeeping
  • Good communication, operational and organisational skills
  • Well presented with a positive, proactive and professional approach

Other Desirable Skills

  • Manual milling and Grinding skills and experience would be desirable but not essential
  • Offline Programming experience or CAD CAM knowledge and skills also be desirable but not essential

We will endeavor to respond to all applicants, but if you do not receive a response within 5 working days, please consider yourself unsuccessful on this application.

Syntech Recruitment Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this position.