JOB TITLE: CNC Machinist LOCATION: Bradford STATUS: Full time (38-hrs per week, Monday-Friday) / Permanent JOB PURPOSE: Reporting to the Specials Manager, the primary responsibility of the CNC Machinist is to set up and operate a variety of CNC machine tools to produce precision parts and instruments. The CNC Machinist will be required to work in accordance with established company practice, follow management instruction and as required undertake in addition to machinist duties, general work requests to support and assist the overall smooth running of the department. KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES: 1. Programme, set-up, adjust, and operate Fanuc & HAAS controlled CNC machines in order to perform precision turning & milling operations on small batches ranging from 1-off to 50-off parts; 2. Program vertical machining centres using OneCNC CADCAM package; 3. Read engineering drawings and understand the specifications and tolerancing; 4. Study sample parts, blueprints, drawings, and engineering information in order to determine methods and sequences of the operations needed to produce products; 5. Select the appropriate tools, machines, and materials to be used in preparation of machinery work; 6. Align and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials onto machines and manufacture bespoke tooling where suitable tooling is not available; 7. Machine parts to specifications using manual machine tools such as Bridgeport milling machines and various centre lathes; 8. Inspect parts and their dimensions using knowledge of mathematics and precision instruments such as micrometers, DTI’s, gauge blocks; 9. Follow Management / Team Leader instructions for the efficient delivery of responsibilities; 10. Work in accordance with Shopfloor SOP’s; 11. Work to set timescales and deadlines; 12. Work efficiently and effectively as part of a team; 13. Maintain a clean and tidy work area; 14. Maintain high levels of Health & Safety at all times; 15. Adhere to all PPE / workwear requirements; 16. Apply flexible approach to tasks given in a busy working environment; 17. Undertake all other reasonable work requests to support / assist the smooth running of the shopfloor. GENERAL ACCOUNTABILITIES: Delivery of Role ▪ Ensure full commitment and highest possible standard of service in the delivery of role & responsibilities. ▪ Ensure the highest regard to means of interaction and communication with fellow employees / colleagues, customers, suppliers or the general public always.