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CNC Operator

Location: East Midlands
Industry: Machinery
Discipline: Other
System: Other CAD
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum

Job Title: CNC Operator

Location: Nottinghamshire

Role: Permanent

Annual Salary: £22,000 to £25,000

Our client has over 40 years experience in the plastic industry, they provide custom designed packaging for a multitude of industries such as: consumer, medical/pharmaceutical, component and smooth sided fibre packaging to name a few.

They're looking for a motivated CNC Operator to join their team of professionals. They are using Heidenhain controllers for: HAAS, Bridgeport, Doosan and Okuma CNC machines, they also have a Dugard and YCM machine.

Primary Duties:

  • Online programming on a Heidenhain controller with G/M codes
  • Sets-up mills and lathes by installing and adjusting three- and four-jaw chucks, tools, attachments, collets, bushings, cams, gears, stops, and stock pushers; indicating vices; tramming heads
  • Verifies settings by measuring positions, first-run part, and sample work pieces; adhering to international standards
  • Maintains specifications by observing drilling, grooving, and cutting, including turning, facing, knurling and thread chasing operations; taking measurements; detecting malfunctions; troubleshooting processes; adjusting and reprogramming controls; sharpening and replacing worn tools; adhering to quality assurance procedures and processes
  • Maintains equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs
  • Programs mills and lathes by entering instructions, including zero and reference points; setting tool registers, offsets, compensation, and conditional switches; calculating requirements, including basic math, geometry, and trigonometry; proving part programs

Skills, Qualifications & Experience:

  • Heidenhain controller with G/M code
  • HAAS, Bridgeport, Doosan, Okuma, Dugard and YCM
  • Plastic, Aluminium, Steel machining

If you are interested in this fantastic opportunity, please apply within.

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