CNC Setter Operator - Double Days


Alma Personnel have been instructed by their Birmingham based client to recruit for an experienced CNC Setter Operator to work Double Day shifts, Monday to Friday.

5.45am – 1.30pm Mon to Thurs (12pm finish Friday)

1.15pm – 9pm Mon to Thurs (11.45am – 6pm Friday)

Working within a Lean Production environment you will be required to set and operate CNC machines effectively and efficiently producing high quality components to customer spec.

  • Machining a variety of components in different batch quantities within required standards
  • Checking the quality of all parts manufactured to ensure they are within tolerance
  • Operating a machine within the manufacturer’s recommendations, checking the fluid levels
    regularly and reporting any faults as soon as reasonable to Production and Maintenance Departments.
  • Programme editing and proving within operator’s capability
  • Multi-machine manning to enhance machine spindle time on the CNC machines
  • Reading and interpretation of CNC programs, editing of speeds and feeds if required
  • Reading and interpretation of manufacturing and customer drawings
  • Use of measuring equipment e.g. CMM/Vernier/micrometres.
  • Ensuring continued communication and good relationships with external and internal customers
  • Experience and knowledge of working in a similar role within a precision engineering/manufacturing environment is desirable
  • Experience and knowledge of setting and operating CNC Machinery i.e. Fanuc controlled and
    experience of programming in ISO
  • Relevant engineering qualifications such as a recognised apprenticeship is desirable
  • Experience of Small Batch Work and 1-5 offs is desirable
  • Experience and knowledge of working from engineering drawings and works instructions.
  • Experience of tight tolerances (+/- 0.02mm)
  • Understanding of the use of macro’s
  • Experience of working with and to Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s) and Work Element
    Sheets (WES’s
  • Experience and knowledge of MRP / ERP systems e.g. EFACs
  • Experience of working with and implementing Lean manufacturing tools and techniques

Salary upto £34K, plus excellent company benefits.

If you feel you have the right skills and experience, apply now stating why you would be suitable for this position.


Application for CNC Setter Operator - Double Days

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