CNC Miller - Setter Operator

Location Shildon
Discipline: Manufacturing & Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £32000 to £37500
Contact name: Elliott Bolton

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Job ref: 1689
Published: 2 months ago
CNC Miller – Setter/Operator

Shildon, County Durham
£32,000 to £37,500 per annum (OTE of up to £45k)
(£12.00 to £14.00 p/hr + 35% shift premium + OT rate of x1.8hrs on standard hourly rate)
Company Profile
A successful engineering company offering a stable and lucrative career in its machine shop.

Job Profile
We require a CNC Miller – Setter/Operator, to set and operate CNC Machines with Fanuc and/or Heidenhain control systems.

Main Duties:
  • Setting, and operate 3, 4 & 5 axis CNC mills.
  • Manually Deburr and fettle detailed components
  • Quality checking own work.
  • Troubleshoot and make adjustments to offset coordinates.
  • Read and understand technical engineering drawings.
  • Be able to read understand CNC programmes, using machine interface
  • Using our manufacturing system to be able to check material availability, part requirements, part routings and issue
  • Operate within a 5s manufacturing cell environment

Skills and Background:
  • Thorough experience in multi axis CNC machine tools milling
  • Must be a proactive team player, with a positive ‘can do’ attitude.
  • Must be able to setup and operate CNC mill machines.
  • Knowledge of Fanuc and/or Heidenhain controls.
  • Minimum of 3 years experience post apprenticeship in a similar role.

  • Engineering apprenticeship
  • HNC/ BTec National Certificate/City and Guilds / NVQ Lv 3

Hours of Work:
  • Average of 38 hours per week
  • 21 day, 11.5 hour shift cycle – 3 days, 4 off, 4 nights, 6 off, 3 days and 1 off
  • £12.00 to £14.00, plus 35% shift premium for all hours worked, plus OT at a rate of x1.3hrs + shift premium = x1.8hrs