CNC Machinist

Job Title: CNC Machinist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Barnstaple, Devon
Salary: £24500.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH13045_1548154276
Contact Name: Daniel Thompson
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 22, 2019 10:51

Job Description

CNC Machinist, CNC Setter, CNC, Milling, Turning, Technical/Engineering

Job Title:CNC Machinist
Salary:As High As £33,320!
Location:North Devon


Acorn Recruitment is working in connection with an esteemed client, renowned for their fantastic working conditions, looking after their staff, offering great packages and future prospects.

The successful candidate will be responsible for setting and operating CNC turning and milling machines in order to produce parts to engineering technical drawings following set operating procedures. The ideal candidate will have the knowledge to review parts to ensure they comply with measurements on drawings and take remedial action as appropriate by adjusting offsets.

Responsibilities Include:

*Work closely with the pre setter to ensure tooling is set up correctly to comply with part numbers
*Obtain and maintain 'A Stamp' approval status for machines and processes
*Set CNC machine to specific programme as per part number and work instruction sheet via utilisation of the DNC link (direct numerical control) on computer
*Complete daily 5s tasks
*Check accuracy of first off

Essential Experience Required:

*Previous experience in setting and operating CNC machinery
*Conversant with Machine Shop Measurement Techniques- using appropriate measurement equipment e.g. vernier, micrometer use of thread checking equipment
*Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings, with a practical working understanding of Geometric Tolerancing (use of geometric symbols)

Desirable Experience/Traits:

*Experience of Fanuc and Heidenhein operating systems an advantage
*Experience of Programming and Operating Co-ordinate Measuring Machines (CMM's) an advantage
*Milling and Turning know how

If you feel your experience can fulfil this role and you are interested in working for a fantastic company, please send a recent copy of your CV to, apply direct through the advert or call 01271343222 and speak to Daniel Thompson for a confidential chat.

Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment.