CNC Sliding Head Machinist

Anthony James Recruitment
07 Dec 2018
10 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
CNC Sliding Head Machinist

Bolton, Lancashire £30,000 to £34,000

Company Profile

* Established for over 50years

* Family run business

* Subcontract manufacturer of high value precision machined parts and components

* Loyal and growing client base across various industry sectors

* Interesting and varied workload

* Fast paced, yet relaxed working atmosphere

* Friendly and approachable management

* Great team

* Offer good salary, package and incentives

Job Profile

As the successful CNC machinist, you will experience working in a fast-paced environment, manufacturing high-value components for a varied client base across various industry sectors where each day will be different with new and interesting challenges.

You will be working in a friendly atmosphere with a great team of 6 other skilled Precision Engineers, reporting directly to the Production Manager.


* Programming Setting and Operating CNC Sliding Head machines

* Producing low volume, high value components to tight tolerances

* Working from engineering drawings

* Machining various engineering materials

* Self-inspection

Skills and Experience:

* Ability to program, set and operate Multiple Spindle, Sliding Head machines (Miyano and/or Citizen)

* 3 to 5 years demonstrable experience manufacturing precision engineered components

* Extensive experience in a Sliding Head machining environment with knowledge of modern technologies and up to date manufacturing techniques

* Demonstrate appropriate measurement, analysis and evaluation methods to accurately identify and document process improvements

* Able to manufacture precision components from fully understanding engineering drawings in terms of tolerances, surface finish etc

Hours of Work:

* 40hrs per week

* 7:30am to 4pm, Monday to Thursday

* 7:30am to 3pm, Friday

* Lots of overtime available – x1.5hrs after 40hrs per week

*Call Steve Lewis on (Apply online only)

Key Skills

CNC, Machining, Machinist, Machine Shop, Precision Engineer, Precision Engineering, Component Manufacturing, Component Manufacture, Turn, Turner, Turning, Lathe, Sliding Head, Multi Spindle, Multi-Spindle, Citizen, Miyano, Fanuc, Program, Programmer, Programming, Set, Setter, Setting, Operate, Operator, Operating

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