CNC Machine Operator - Nights

Job title : CNC Machine Operator - Nights
Contract type : Permanent
Location : Newbury, Berkshire
Sectors :
Salary : £8 - £11.50 per hour + plus excellent benefits
Start date : ASAP
Job Reference : SYN2184_1581505450
Contact name : James Curtis
Contact email :

CNC machine operators - NIGHTS

  • £10.40 - £11.50 (Including Shift Uplift)
  • 40 hrs base + premium O/T
  • Mon -Thurs

World class manufacturer are looking for semi-skilled CNC operators to operate and run machines in a cellular environment including, Turning, Hobbing, Milling & Laser Etching machines and any other relevant machines to produce parts to the company quality standards.


  • To operate and run CNC Turning, Hobbing, Milling & Laser Etching machines within the department.
  • CNC experience desirable but not essential
  • To understand and interpret engineering drawings.
  • Inspect visually & dimensionally with a variety of hand held instruments parts in-process.
  • Complete all necessary process documentation, pack in appropriate packaging and relocate to next operation.
  • To reliably record setting and production times using system current at the time.
  • To be able and willing to operate additional machines when required.
  • Work to department schedule.
  • To follow the company quality procedures.
  • To be responsible for preparing their self-assessments and participating in the performance development reviews.
  • To observe the Health and Safety rules at all times.
  • To carry out any reasonable additional duties as requested by management.

Educated to a minimum of GCSE level
Completed/Currently undertaking a relevant Apprenticeship
Must have had Work Experience
Mechanical/Engineering background or interest
Knowledge of manufacturing processes
Understanding and awareness of CNC Turning, Hobbing, Milling and Laser Etching
Capable of understanding and interpreting engineering drawings
Work experience in a relevant field e.g. Manufacturing or Automotive
Experience of working with small batches with short lead times
Familiar with a fast moving production environment
CNC experience

We will endeavour to respond to all applicants, but if you do not receive a response within 5 working days, please consider yourself unsuccessful on this application.
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