CNC Machinist

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Acorn Recruitment is searching for an enthusiastic, self-motivated and driven individual to join a CNC team based in Gloucester as a CNC Machinist.

The CNC Machinist will report to the CNC Team Leader and will be expected to set up and
operate manual lathes and milling machines as well as handling, loading and setting fixture plates and support jigs.

Candidates must be able to:

- Set up and operate CNC milling machines.
- Work to 2D drawings and job specifications with the minimum of supervision,
after training.
- Perform in process batch inspection of CNC machined parts.
- Work to tight machining tolerances and thoroughly check his/her own work (use of
verniers, etc.).
- Monitor the condition and stock levels of tooling in your area, reporting any
shortages or actions needed.

Required experience and qualifications:

- Ideally time-served apprentice / engineer in mechanical engineering.
- Experience in operating CNC machines with Heidenhein and Mazatrol controllers.
- Working on own initiative in a machine shop environment.
- Ability to read and interpret 2D machining drawings and 3D CAD models, including
tolerances and surface finish specifications.
- Experience in hand finishing of metal components & bench fitting, hand-tapping,
deburring etc.
- Good understanding of manufacturing processes.


- Excellent housekeeping, timekeeping and reliability.
- Confident team player.
- Excellent communication skills.
- Able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.

The successful candidate will receive a competitive salary.

Standard hours of work will be 2.30 pm to midnight, Monday to Thursday. This equates to a 36-hour week.

Apply today if you your skills and experience can fulfill the role and are interested in this position. Feel free to get in touch with Nikki Overbury at Acorn Recruitment for more information!

Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment
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