Multi Skilled Machinist

Reporting to the Machine Shop Cell Leader, as a Multi-Skilled Machinist you'll be responsible for the operation of various conventional and CNC Machine tools.

Your responsibilities and duties will include, although not be limited to:



  • Setting and operating various machine tools, including, CNC lathes, CNC milling machines, pedestal drills, radial arm drill, bench & surface grinders

  • Setting up machines for production operatives in a safe and efficient manner

  • Reading and interpreting engineering drawings

  • Highlighting and communicating issues that may arise and implementing corrective actions that have been issued

  • Ensuring job clocking / worksheets are completed as required

  • Ensuring that health, safety and quality standards are complied with


To be considered for this Multi-Skilled Machinist role you MUST have the following experience, qualifications, skills, knowledge and attributes:



  • Proven experience as a Multi-Skilled Machinist within an engineering company

  • Time served recognised apprenticeship

  • Good knowledge of machine tools, including lathes, milling machines, pedestal drills, radial arm drill, bench & surface grinders

  • Experienced CNC programmer setter / operator, with a recognised qualification in CNC programming

  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings

  • Ability to measure accurately and work to within +/- 0.025mm

  • Fully conversant in the use of inspection equipment

  • Excellent time management skills


The following experience and qualifications would be advantageous, but not essential;



  • 4 or 5 axis milling experience coupled to manual machine work

  • Knowledge of Heidenhain and ONECNC programming software

  • Experience of CNC milling machines, Fanuc 18-t series, and HAAS machinery




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