CNC Machinist

Job Description

CNC Machinist


Location:  Southampton, Hampshire

Salary:  £25,000 to £28,000 plus excellent benefits

Hours of work:  Mon to Fri, 06:00-14:15


Our client is looking for an experienced CNC Machinist / CNC Miller, you will manufacture components in a variety of materials following detailed drawing specifications to produce high quality parts for a variety of aircraft. As CNC Machinist / CNC Miller you would be Working to high tolerances, the role will set and operate CNC machining centres to produce complaint aircraft components to the required quality, within budget and timescales. The CNC Machinist / CNC Miller Operator will need to have a good understanding of customer drawing requirements and specifications. This role is located in Southampton and requires baseline security clearance. Hours of work Mon to Fri, 06:00-14:15.   Salary:  £25,000 to £28,000 plus excellent benefits


CNC Machinist / CNC Miller Essential Qualifications / Experience:

  • NVQ Level 3 (or equivalent) or served a recognised apprenticeship in machining or associated trades Strong experience in operating machining centres
  • Experience with Fanuc and / or Heidenhain controls (Training will be given to suitable applicants with experience in other controls)
  • Must be fully conversant in setting and operating 3,4 and 5 axis machining centres
  • Must be able to read and interpret engineering drawings and work instructions
  • Self-inspection requirement and therefore desired to be conversant with statistical in process verification systems
  • Must be prepared to work various shift patterns and overtime as required
  • Need to be able to communicate effectively with other departments as the need arises
  • Must be a team player, with a can-do attitude
  • Working understanding of the 5 S and lean principles
  • Full understanding of engineering drawings.
  • Must be able check their own work using standard dimensional checking equipment working towards being an approved operator quality stamp holder.
  • Proven ability to actively participate in a team culture.
  • To be able to work with minimal supervision

Controls used:  Fanuc; Heidenhein; Fastems pallet system; Hurco

Machines used:  Makinos 4 & 5 axis fastems system; Morei Seiki 4 & 5 axis fastems system and SL153; OKK 4 axis; Hermle 5 axis; Ibarmia 3 axis; Mazak VTC800 3 axis and 60i multi pallet; Lancer 3 axis; Hurco VM20i; lathes; Puma 230MS and 205L

Keywords:  CNC, Machinist, Miller, Fanuc, Heidenhain

CNC Machinist / CNC Miller