CNC Machinist (Miller) - Bedford

Manufacturing
Ref: 1492 Date Posted: Wednesday 18 May 2022
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Location:              Bedford

Base Salary:         Up to £38,000 p/a - dependant on Experience

Hours:                   37.5 p/w (Monday to Thursday)

Working with a global defence leader, we are currently recruiting for an experienced CNC Machinist who will be working on a range of long term national and international projects. The successful applicant will have a rewarding engineering career in a highly stimulating defence environment.

Working within a CNC precision machine shop environment, the CNC Machinist will take part in programming, setting, and operating multiple machine tools including multi axis machining centres (3 to 6 axis) to produce R&D and production component parts. This will include tool pre-setting and machine set ups.

Lead responsibilities (in addition to the above)

  • Support and input to the development of machining processes and tooling/fixture design
  • Ability of tool selection and design liaising with tooling suppliers
  • Mentoring and training of others which may include apprentices
  • Working to specifications, procedures, and engineering drawings
  • Prioritising workload to meet deliverable commitments.
  • Meeting of all quality standards

Essential Skills

  • Ability to work from detailed engineering drawings
  • Ability to program using Fanuc & Heidenhain languages 
  • Conversant with multi-axis machining methods (3 to 6 axis)
  • Good knowledge of inspection techniques and equipment

Due to UK national security requirements, applications are sought from UK citizens only. We cannot progress applications from non-UK citizens or those holding dual nationality.

Cirrus Selection offers the services of an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and the services of an Employment Business for contract recruitment

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