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CNC Machinists

Job Title: CNC Machinists
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Nottingham
Salary: c. £24,000
REF: SL379
Contact Name: Steve Lapham
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 3 years ago

Job Description

1 x Permanent

2 x Temporary Contract (up to 6 months)

We are looking temporary and permanent CNC machinists to work for a global manufacturing business within the engineering sector. You will be responsible for operating and setting a select number of CNC Lathes.


  • Rotating double day shift pattern. Mon to Fri. 6am – 2pm and 2pm- 10pm

Key responsibilities of CNC Machinist:

  • Sets, operates and programs Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Machines within their Cell. Adjusts machine controls, examines machine to become familiar with tooling set up and changes tool settings to keep dimensions within specified tolerances
  • Works from drawings, sketches and specifications in completing various machinery operations for such information as dimensions, tolerances and a number of work pieces to be machined and special instructions, Responsible for own quality using CMM and shadowgraph
  • Alters offsets according to SPC results
  • Participates in Lean / Six Sigma activities and other process improvement activities as required

CNC Machinist Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • Ability to use measuring equipment and interpret drawings
  • Working knowledge of CNC machines to understand how to set up tooling on the machines
  • Responsible for setting all CNC Machines
  • Ability to use simple gauges or instruments
  • Working knowledge of maths in a manufacturing environment
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Good communication skills