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CNC skills? Apply for Temp to Perm roles now. All levels required.
2 week rotating shift pattern, 37 hours a week.
Long weekend off every other weekend. 
About our Client:
Our Client is based South Molton, North Devon, large Manufacturer in the Engineering industry supplying components across a number of industries.
What is the purpose of the CNC Machinist role?
The CNC Machinist is accountable for setting and operating CNC turning and milling machines in order to produce parts to engineering technical drawings following set operating procedures. The ideal candidate will have the knowledge to review parts to ensure they comply with measurements on drawings and take remedial action as appropriate by adjusting offsets.   
What skills and experience will the CNC Machinist require?
  • Work closely with the pre setter to ensure tooling is set up correctly
  • Set & Operate CNC machine to specific programme as per part number and work instruction sheet via utilisation of the DNC link (direct numerical control) on computer
  • Load tooling as appropriate into CNC machine
  • Check accuracy of first off
  • Check accuracy of parts using appropriate measurement tools
  • Take corrective action to rectify errors by offset adjustment on CNC machine
  • Obtain & Maintain “A Stamp” Approval status for machines and processes
  • Work on own initiatives and resolve any issues or problems to company specific procedures
  • Ability to be flexible and adaptable working on different machines and assisting colleagues as required.
  • Flexible in work patterns to meet business needs
  • Maintain TPM on machines
 Higher levels:
  • Previous experience in setting and operating CNC Turning together with Milling and Mill/Turning Machines (this is advantageous to have both qualities)
  • Competent in reading and interpreting engineering drawings, and understanding of Geometric Tolerancing
  • Proven competency in different engineering measurement tools / techniques
  • Good level of computer literacy
  • Experience in Aerospace Industry advantageous
  • Experience of range of operating systems an advantage
  • Worked on CNC Machines
  • Knowledge of COSHH
  • Apprentice Qualified or similarly experienced Machinist with CNC Turning and/or Milling experience
What will you get in return?
  • Pay reviewed upon Permanent contract, salaries then subject to qualifications
  • On the job training, opportunity for advancement encouraged
  • Company based pension
  • Health and Dental care
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Free on site Parking
  • Subsidised canteen
  • Cycle to work scheme