Ref: SYN3711

CNC Operator (shift)

CNC Operator / Gerrards Cross / £44,500 (inc shift)

Are you an experienced CNC Operator? You could be progressing your career at a world class and very successful Manufacturing company who have been awarded multiple queens awards and provide a range of complex safety equipment for the Aerospace / Defence markets.

Based in a busy assembly department, you will be assembling aerospace components to a high standard of quality.

Location / Hours:

You’ll be based close to Gerrards Cross; you’ll need to be able to drive there or be on close public transport links. Free parking available.

Early Shift: 6:00am – 4pm
Late Shift: 12:00pm – 10pm

You will only work 177 days of the year
A late shift is not followed the next day by an early shift
On average 25 weekends are worked per year
An employee will work both shifts


  • Set and operate multi-axis CNC machines (Bridgeport, Hurco and Protrack)
  • Edit programs at the machine
  • Carry out basic maintenance on machines and tools
  • Produce high quality low batch components from drawings
  • Self-inspection of machined parts
  • Several years CNC Machining experience
  • Conversant with setting & operating CNC Mills & Lathe’s
  • Ability to confidently set and operate CNC Mills & Lathe’s
  • Proven Self inspection skills
  • Deburring

Candidates that can demonstrate the following knowledge alongside the machining capabilities would be at a distinct advantage.
**Understanding 5’s, Continuous improvement, Kanban also CMM inspection knowledge**

Salary & benefits:

As a CNC Operator, you will earn a salary of £43,500 (including shift allowance) plus benefits including:

  • Premium Overtime Rate
  • Excellent Pension Scheme (9% non-contributory)
  • Health care plan & Life Assurance
  • Annual Bonus

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