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CNC Lathe Setter Operator

Job Reference: HQ31960_1526032750
Location: Warwickshire
Discipline:/ Manufacturing and Production
Salary Range:

£11.50 to 12.50 per Hour + shift allowance

Job Type: Permanent

A well established precision engineering company based in Coventry, is seeking an experienced CNC Setter Operator to join their rapidly expanding team. The role is working shifts, paying up to £13.30 p/h including shift allowance, along with uncapped overtime, additional bonuses and other benefits.

The company

Established for over 50 years and employing over 170 staff across the site, the company specialize in precision components for various industries. Working to various ISO quality standards, they hold various accreditation's, and are also a recognised supplier to huge engineering companies all over the World.

The role

Responsibilities of the CNC Setter Operator include -

Setting up and operating of various twin head and sliding head lathes with FANUC controls
Calling up programmes, making modifications, adjustments and edits as required
Performing tooling and jig changes, datums, inserts and tip changes as required
Running of low, medium and high volume batch components
Machining of ferrous and non ferrous metals, mild steel and aluminium
First off part for approval, using quality measuring equipment and gauges
Working from detailed engineering drawings and job route cards
General upkeep and maintenance of the CNC Machinery

Initially the role will start on days for a couple of weeks training, then moving to a 3 shift system Mon to Fri, shifts include -

Mornings - 6:30am - 2:45pm Mon to Thurs, with a 12:30pm finish on Fri

Afternoons - 2:30pm - 10:45pm Mon to Thurs, 12:15pm - 6:15pm on Fri

Nights - 10:30pm - 6:45am Mon to Thurs, 6pm - 12am on Fri

All shifts include half hour paid break per shift

The Suitable Candidate

Suitable candidates will be able to provide the following demonstrable skills -

A strong background within CNC machining of components within a high quality, low volume production environment
MUST have twin head or sliding head lathe experience using FANUC based controls
Be able to demonstrate experience with editing and modifying CAD programmes
Experience with quality inspection of all own work using tools and gauges
Flexibility towards overtime when available

Package on offer

Hourly rate of £11.50 - £12.40 p/h depending on experience
Shift allowance on nights of £70 per week
Overtime paid at Time & 1/4 weekday, Time & 1/2 Saturday, Double Time Sunday
33 days holiday including bank holidays
Company pension scheme with up to 3% matched contributions
Production bonus and annual salary increases dependent on company performance

The position is a permanent contract with a 3 month probation

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

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