Skilled Machinist

Purpose of the role is to… • Set and operate CNC machines to deliver all HPP programmes on time and in full and to the required quality

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Job no: 496811
Work type: Permanent
Location: Brixworth
Department: Manufacturing (Div)


Be skilled at…

  • Setting and Operating multi axis machine tools with Fanuc and Heidenhain control systems
  • Able to build set, and identify defects on tools/back ends/holders.
  • Can perform machine tool health checks including spindle probe calibration, tool break detect calibrations, machine kinematics/centre line of rotation checks, work holding/fixture checks
  • Monitoring key indicators for environmental influences eg. Coolant, oil, and ambient temperatures.
  • Navigating engineering drawings.
  • Practical problem solving to ensure robust fault resolution and part quality
  • Measuring using manual inspection equipment to ensure work is set/checked to the required standard
  • Creating SOP documents
  • Creating TPMS 

Have experience of…

  • Matsuura machine tools, G-TECH 30i and Heindenhain control
  • Working with F1 components including large aluminium parts
  • Practical problem solving
  • Operating lifting equipment
  • Shop floor scheduling software and working to lists/plans
  • Creating a safe working environment
  • Working in a successful team
  • Continuous Improvement – Safety/reducing lead times/tact times/cycle times/quality RFT/ Cost saving
  • Training/mentoring apprentices/new starters
  • Training contractors

Demonstrate knowledge of…

  • Tool speeds and feeds for various materials including aluminium/Steel
  • How to identify potential root causes
  • Working to standard operating procedures
  • Working to deadlines

Hold these qualifications…

  • HNC/D in Mechanical Engineering
  • NVQ Level 3/4 in Engineering Operations  
  • Time served apprentice or equivalent
  • Minimum of 3 years CNC machining experience on manual and multi axis machines


  • Enthusiastic, Diligent, Flexible and accountable

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