CNC Machinist

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3 Months initial
Advantage Technical Resourcing
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3 Month Contract Initially - Barrow in Furness, £15.90 Ltd

A machinist is required to work in the manufacturing industry and will be responsible for running both a CNC machine including gantry type and a horizontal boring machine in a safe and effective manner. The machine operator should be fully conversant when reading engineering drawings; paying attention to detail. The candidate would preferably have experience working with Siemens 840d control although not essential as training will be provided. The Operator must be willing to work as part of a team and possibly shifts, evenings and weekends. Employees are required to switch between morning, evening and night shifts over a period of several weeks or months. Applications should specify which controls and machines have been operated, along with the level of expertise with each. Candidates should be prepared to provide evidence of any training on these control systems.

Typical duties would include:

  • To machine items requested by Production/Planners using machines best suited to the task in accordance with the skills of the relevant Machinist
  • Interpret standards and isometric drawings to enable accurate replication to comply with drawing tolerance/parameters and quality requirements
  • To machine weld preps onto pipe
  • Using Union horizontal Boring Machine
  • Using Lathes and Pillar Drills
  • Using CNC Machines
  • Programming of CNC machine tool with data taken from technical drawings
  • Planning the most efficient order of machine operations for each job
  • Choosing the right tools for each stage
  • Setting the cutting speeds and tolerance levels
  • Carrying out the operations
  • Working with QC to ensure work meets quality and technical standards
  • Routine maintenance, house keeping

To apply, please send a CV or call and ask for Aishah

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