CNC Machinist

07 Apr 2019
05 May 2019
Contract Type
A leading manufacturing business based near Birmingham, is seeking an experienced CNC Machinist to join their rapidly expanding team. The role is working 3 shifts Mon to Fri, paying over GBP20 p/h plus higher rates on evening and night shifts

This is contract based role, with up to 9 months available for the right person

The role

Responsibilities of the CNC Machinist include -

* Setting up and operating multi axis machining centres & turning lathes

* Calling up programmes, making modifications, adjustments and edits as required

* Full machine setup including jigs, fixtures, selecting correct tooling, datums and speeds

* High frequency setup and breakdown of jobs daily, for low volume / one off component manufacture

* Machining of tool steels, hard steels and composite materials

* First off part for approval, using quality measuring equipment and gauges

* Working from detailed engineering drawings and job route cards

* General upkeep and maintenance of the CNC Machinery

Working hours are 37hrs per week consisting of 3 shifts Mon to Fri, rotating mornings / afternoons / nights

The Suitable Candidate

Suitable candidates will be able to provide the following demonstrable skills -

A strong background within CNC machining of components within a high quality, low volume production environment

Experience with multi axis machining centres or turning lathes, preferably using FANUC controls

Be able to demonstrate experience with editing and modifying programmes

Experience with quality inspection of all own work using tools and gauges

Flexibility towards overtime when available

Salary on offer

Hourly rate of over GBP20 p/h

Afternoons paying over GBP24 p/h

Nights paying over GBP26 p/h

Overtime paid after 37hrs per week, at Time & 1.3 and 1.5

Other Benefits

Long term contracts on offer of between 6 - 9 months, with further reviews

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities