CNC SETTER/OPERATOR

Recruiter
Southam & Warwick Employment Group Ltd
Location
Southam
Salary
10.24 GBP Hourly
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Closes
30 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent

Reporting to the Cell Supervisor you will be responsible for establishing and introducing improvements in the CNC manufacture of parts, techniques and processes. You will be required to develop production processes in the CNC machining areas along with identifying solutions to problems.

  • Deliver quality engineering solutions in learned response to development, manufacturing and operational needs
  • Reduce set-up and tool change time
  • Reduction in re-work and scrap
  • Increase output
  • Improve delivery of finished product to the customer
  • Ensure adherence to quality of finished product
  • Manage engineering changes to parts, production and materials in an effective and efficient manner
  • Develop operating instructions and equipment specifications for all production activities/processes
  • Implement cost reduction initiatives while maintaining high quality standards
  • Maintain the routings on the company database
  • Complete production paperwork
  • Record and maintain data and information relating to daily output
  • Make contingency plans when necessary
  • Read engineering drawings
  • Carry out preventative maintenance inspections
  • To work in and support other departments within the company

Competencies & Skills:

You must be an experienced CNC Setter along with strong effective problem solving skills. You must have the ability to respond quickly; work under pressure and have a pro-active work ethic in the reduction of downtime.

  • Be computer literate
  • Be able to understand and adhere to the company goals and KPI's
  • Have the ability to communicate effectively at all levels and be a team player
  • Have knowledge of Lean principles and practices
  • Embrace flexibility and change
  • Have good health and safety awareness and adhere to policies
  • Have good all round knowledge of 5s standards

The ideal candidate will have a solid background in engineering and manufacturing along with the qualifications in these fields