CNC Machinist

£24000 - £26000/annum
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
CNC Machinist

An expanding hi-tech company with a global reputation for quality are looking for a CNC Machinist to join their site in Hertfordshire. In this vital role you will help to make small batches of prototype aluminium and steel parts working with CNC mill operation, manual mill operation and manual turning. The Machine shop department within the company is small but this position gives an opportunity to introduce new ideas to the department and eventually grow a small team of engineers within the company.

-              Manual milling and turning to produce prototype parts.

-              Programming of CNC machinery.

-              Operate Cincinnati Arrow CNC mill to produce prototype aluminium and steel vacuum components in small batches.

-              Use manual tools to finish components as required.

-              Rework of substandard production components made from aluminium and steel.

-              Maintain tooling.

-              Producing jigs and fixtures.

-              Manage the machine shop workload and scheduling.

For this role you will need:

-              An experienced CNC Miller

-              Knowledge of CAM software

-              The ability to read and interpret 3D CAD drawings.

-              Experience with the use of machine tools.

-              Experience of machining aluminium and steel parts with fine tolerances and surface finishes