CNC Turner - Setter

Hymec Aerospace
£12 to £20 Per year
30 Nov 2017
14 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: CNC Turner

Salary: £12 - £20 per hour

Location: 191 Plymbridge Road, Estover, Plymouth, PL6 7JS

Job purpose Summary:

The purpose of this role is to efficiently set and run Fixed head Miyano's and Citizen Sliding head CNC Turning Centre's to manufacture complex components. A good level of knowledge in turning 17/4ph, 15/5 Ph, Titanium, Copper, Brass and Plastics would be a major advantage.

Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities:

  • Able to set Miyano Fixed Head and Citizen Cimcon Sliding Head Machines
  • Read, understand and examine engineering drawings and specifications to determine appropriate method, sequence of operations and machine setting
  • Select and fix work-holding devices and appropriate cutting, shaping, and/or forming tools and tips
  • Set machine controls (Fanuc) for rotation speeds, depth of cut and stroke, and adjust bar feed, stops and guides
  • Repositions workpiece, change tools and reset machine as necessary during production run
  • Instruct operator on the safe and correct method of operation of the machine
  • Self-inspect to customer required tolerances
  • Accurately select tooling, use measuring equipment
  • Work in accordance to the standards required by the company and their customers
  • Problem solve and work often on own initiative
  • Carry out regular coolant and oil level checks
  • Continue to help/improve work environment and carry out housekeeping duties in line with 5S

Additional Information:

  • Working Hours: Days and Night work available
  • Hourly Rate: subject to ability and quality of workmanship £12.00 - £18.00 per hour


  • Minimum of 4 years experience as a CNC turner/ setter

Desirable Experience:

  • Miyano Fixed head and Citizen Sliding head experience

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