CNC Machinist (Operator/Setter) - Essex

Job title : CNC Machinist (Operator/Setter) - Essex
Contract type : Permanent
Location : Rochford
Sectors :
Salary : £28000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Start date : ASAP
Job Reference : SYN3764_1714637680
Contact name : Richard Baker
Contact email :

CNC Machinist (Operator/Setter) - Essex

Up to £34k DOE
Syntech Recruitment Solutions are looking for talented CNC Machinists (Operator/Setter) to join a thriving business near Southend Airport in Essex.
Thrive in a Fast-Paced Environment?
This role is ideal for a hands-on individual who enjoys working with precision machinery and meeting tight deadlines. While strong operating skills are a must, the ability to learn setting and programming is a bonus.
What You'll Do:

  • Operate CNC machines (including tool adjustments, inspections, and measurements)
  • Bonus: Learn CNC setting and programming (training provided)
  • Read and interpret engineering drawings
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment
  • Adhere to all health and safety regulations

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Strong experience operating CNC machines (Fanuc experience a plus)
  • Familiarity with Star SR20's, SE 30's, Doosan 1800Y, TNC42's, Hardinge HT 42's, and Moriseiki machines is beneficial
  • Proficient in using measuring tools (mic's, verniers, gap gauges, plug gauges)
  • Excellent attention to detail and a commitment to quality
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • A valid driving license is a plus (for commuting purposes)

What is on offer:

  • Competitive salary 28-34k DOE
  • 4-day workweek! (Monday-Thursday, 6:45 am - 4:30 pm)
  • (15 minutes tea break, 30 minutes lunch break)
  • Opportunity for growth and development (training into full programming)

How to Apply:
If you are a highly motivated and organised individual who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment, please apply today or send your CV
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