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Date Posted
April 30th 2019
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CNC Lathe Machinist

Our client is looking for a vibrant, happy, driven and ambitious ' CNC Lathe Machinist' looking for their next big step working for one of UK’s leading independent family-owned foodservice wholesalers, Not only will they be compensated generously for this role with an excellent payrate but other rewards that follow from working with this company are that you will work with some of the best, brightest, and most inspiring people who specialise in low volume, high precision machining of components covering a wide range of industry sectors.

Client Specialities: Turnaround, Design & Planning, Prototype Development, Quality Assurance, Service Volume

Key responsibilities and duties:

• Plans machining by studying drawing issued, route card planning, materials, specifications, machining parameters; interpreting geometric dimensions and tolerances.
• Checking Route Card to determine material / free issue parts are available; Checking tooling is available on the set up sheet.
• Programs CNC Lathe machines by entering instructions, including datums and reference points; setting tools, offsets, compensation, and conditional switches; calculating requirements, including basic maths, geometry, and trigonometry; proving part programs.
• Sets-up CNC Lathe machines, tools, attachments, collets, fixtures, stops, and 4th Axis Attachments; Tail-stock assists.
• Loads billets lifting / placing into position.
• Verifies settings by measuring positions, first-run part, and sample work pieces; adhering to Customer drawing tolerances and standards.
• Maintains specifications by observing machining including, drilling, thread milling, tapping and measurements of parts; detecting malfunctions; troubleshooting processes; adjusting and reprogramming controls; sharpening and replacing worn tools; adhering to quality procedures and processes.
• Inspects own production prior to getting a first off from a Quality Inspector.
• Maintains safe operations by adhering to safety policies and procedures.
• Maintains equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; reporting machines needing repairs.
• Maintains continuity among work shifts by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.
• Documents actions by completing production Route Cards and logging quantity operations to the M1 MRP system.
• Updates job knowledge by updating tooling and contributing the ongoing continual improvement of machining processes.
• Accomplishes time frames by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; looking at the old processes to update and add value to the CNC operations.
• Facilitate 5s in the Lathe Section.

Required skills:

• Realise process improvement,
• Good verbal communication,
• Excellent functional and technical skills,
• Good controls and instrumentation
• Excellent supply management
• Previous tooling experience
• Excellent coordination
• Excellent inventory control
• Good attention to detail
• Excellent quality awareness

Please provide a CV and covering letter (outlining your suitability for the role) and salary expectations to the email provided below. All candidates will be required to confirm eligibility to work in the UK before starting employment

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