CNC Machine Operator – Engineering Division


Location: Castlewellan
Salary: £10.50 - £15.00
Job Type: permanent
Closing Date: May 21, 2021

Big Fish Little Fish are currently seeking to recruit several CNC Machine Operators on behalf of a well-established client based in the Northern Ireland area. We are now seeking new talent to join their machining team within their business.

Duties include:

  • Loading and unloading of machines.
  • Operating CNC machines to manufacture critical precision parts
  • Selecting/operating correct tools for machines
  • Ensuring that the tooling is continuing to run correctly whilst in the production cycles and if necessary to identify and make changes to ensure the product is manufactured to specification
  • Supporting with machine/tooling changeovers and setting for the next job as is needed
  • In process quality checks/gauging

Essential Skills:

  • Previous experience in a precision engineering/manufacturing environment within a similar role or using similar skills is essential
  • Ability to read, understand and interpret technical drawings
  • Experience of operating machines within a precision engineering environment

Desirable Knowledge/Skills:

  • Knowledge of operating CNC milling machines
  • Control systems of machines may vary so applicants are preferred to have a variety of machining knowledge
  • Ideally time served as an apprentice or equivalent qualification/experience

Our client will provide accommodation and travel costs for anyone who will work away from home, along with funds to supplement living costs.

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