CMM Programmer

03 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Blatchford is an award winning rehabilitation provider, who are proud to be industry leaders in the Prosthetics and Orthotics market, with first class manufacturing facilities, distributing product throughout the UK and overseas, as well as being the leading supplier of services and products to the NHS.

We now have an excellent opportunity for a CMM Programmer, to join our busy Manufacturing team based in our rapidly growing facility in Basingstoke and work as an integral part of our specialist quality department.

The CMM programmer is passionate about making a difference and is pro-active in pursuing continuous quality improvement throughout the Company.

They will be a strong communicator with good interpersonal skills and excellent analytical skills, with the ability to trend and draw conclusions from data effectively. They will be innovative and flexible in their approach, always looking to deliver excellence in their quality of work, with strong attention to detail.

In order to excel in this role the successful candidate will work well on their own initiative as well as part of a team, and has the ability to work to varying deadlines and time scales, managing priorities and organising their work load effectively.

They use these skills to take responsibility for:

Programming, operating and managing CMM’s and all related tasks.Writing and proving out own programmes without supervision.Producing, interpreting and analysing CMM resultsMeasuring using standard Engineering equipment as back up for verification of programmesUsing all other company measuring equipment as part of the verification process of parts as requiredLiaising with all required interfaces in particular Design and Manufacturing Engineering as applicableCarrying out investigations as requiredMaintenance and management of the current company CMM programmesAssisting in the pursuit of companywide ownership and implementation of quality improvement and corrective action systemsKeeping abreast of changing quality techniques and principles and where agreed convert those into company practiceTherefore we are ideally looking for someone who is experienced in CMM programming, and is comfortable with engineering specifications and CAD models. Understanding of CAMIO / MODUS software and knowledge of NIKON CMM’s is beneficial although not essential.

The role is full time and permanent, working Monday to Friday with an early finish on a Friday. We offer competitive salaries, excellent benefits and the opportunity to work in a unique manufacturing environment, driving success in an award winning organisation.

So if this sounds like the type of expert team you would love to be a part of and you are a practical individual, who is looking for a new challenge in a ‘hands on’ role, with an excellent employer, we want to hear from you!

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