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CNC Programmer / Operator

Nicholas Howard Limited are delighted to be recruiting for a new and exciting role as a CNC Programmer / Operator.

Primary Job Function:

  • To operate the CNC machines ensuring Quality standards and efficiency is constantly at the fore front of the business.
  • Produce precision components from 3D computer models and paper drawings.

Accountabilities:

  • Create, load, examine and modify CNC programmes.
  • Set up tools and load materials onto CNC machine.
  • Carry out machining of components.
  • Carry out inspection, including first-off inspection to the authorised level.
  • Identify and report drawing errors and suggest improvements.
  • Work with managers and supervisors to implement the Company’s policies and business objectives.
  • Make a positive contribution to maintaining a workplace that is healthy, safe, neat and tidy.
  • Carry out any other duties reasonable within capability as required.

Skills / Knowledge / Tools:

  • Fully skilled time served engineer / tool maker with CNC milling experience.
  • CNC setter/operator.
  • Used to working to fine tolerances with non-ferrous materials.
  • Able to interpret engineering drawings.
  • Able to use a wide variety of measuring equipment.
  • HEIDENHAIN experience desirable.
  • Able to work under own initiative.
  • Flexible, courteous, friendly and positive approach.
  • Discretion, confidentiality and professionalism at all times