CNC Programmer/Setter/Operator

Search Consultancy Ltd
02 Dec 2017
12 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Skilled CNC Programmer/Setter/Operator ~ Back Shift (14:00 - 22:30) ~ Permanent Basis ~ £13.97 - £14.99 Per Hour

Description of Position

  • The Machine shop employees and their work are a pivotal part of the production process
  • The Programmer/Setter/Operator will machine parts via in-house equipment from drawings supplied by the design team and purchasing department
  • These parts will then be supplied to the Manufacturing part of the business to build the high quality product the business is famous for

Role Structure

  • The Skilled CNC Programmer/Setter/Operator is a very important role, reporting directly to the Machining Supervisor and Manufacturing Engineering Manager
  • This is a great opportunity for the right candidate to make this position their own and develop it

Expected Behaviour

  • Commitment to Deliver on time
  • Passion for excellence and winning together
  • Engaged and Enthusiastic

Key Responsibilities

Team Leader / Charge Hand / Senior Machinist

  • Assisting with more complicated parts
  • Fault-finding and problem solving
  • Assisting the Supervisor with staff training and development
  • Plus the below


  • This position will be based on CNC Machines setting up, programming and operating those machines to manufacture parts
  • Within tight tolerance
  • Excellent surface finish
  • High quality as per drawing specs for the Oil and Gas industry
  • Inspecting of own work
  • Maintain a clean and safe working environment

General Skills

Team Leader/ Charge Hand/ Senior Machinist

  • Must be well-versed in reasoning ability, problem solving, and decision making both on a human and technical level


  • Worked in the oil and gas industry previously
  • Demonstrated ability to work well within a team
  • Accurate systematic worker with good attention to detail
  • Flexible approach to working overtime when required

General Information

  • This role is based in an expanding state of the art department ideal for a motivated candidate with a desire to enhance his/her technical skills within the machine shop
  • Experience of machine shop and engineering processes is essential

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.