CNC Turner Ref# V-57912

  • West Midlands, Halesowen, UK
  • £28000 per annum, Benefits: overtime
  • Permanent
  • V-57912


Conventional/CNC Turner (Machining, Heavy Engineering)
Department: Machine Shop
Reporting To: Machine Shop Manager
Supervisory Responsibility: May assist with training trainees and apprentices (as needed)

CNC Turner Job Summary:

We are seeking a skilled and experienced Conventional/CNC Turner to join our growing team. You will play a vital role in ensuring the high-quality production of machined components for our heavy engineering projects. This role requires a strong understanding of conventional and CNC turning techniques, the ability to work with tight tolerances, and a commitment to safety and quality. You will also have the opportunity to develop your skills further by assisting with the training of future machinists.

CNC Turner Key Responsibilities:

  • Precision Turning: Operate both conventional and CNC lathes to produce high-quality components up to 20 meters in length, adhering to strict dimensional tolerances (+/- 0.05mm).
  • Technical Expertise: Interpret and follow 2D engineering drawings to plan and set up machines, processes, and tooling effectively.
  • CNC Programming: Utilize basic Siemens control programming to automate CNC lathe operations.
  • Material Handling: Safely operate overhead pendant cranes for loading and unloading materials.
  • Quality Control: Conduct thorough inspections of components throughout the machining process to ensure they meet all specifications.
  • Machine Maintenance: Perform routine maintenance tasks such as swarf removal, oiling, and greasing to keep machines in optimal condition.
  • Shop Organization: Maintain a clean and organized work area within the Machine Shop.
  • Safety Focus: Strictly adhere to and promote safe working practices in the Machine Shop.
  • Flexibility and Adaptability: Demonstrate a willingness to adapt to changing workloads and learn new skills as needed.
  • Training Support (Optional): Assist the Machine Shop Manager with training new machinists on turning operations (may vary).

CNC Turner experience:

  • Proven experience in operating conventional and CNC lathes.
  • A strong understanding of machining principles and techniques.
  • The ability to read and interpret engineering drawings.
  • Excellent attention to detail and a commitment to producing high-quality work.
  • Experience with basic CNC programming (Siemens controls preferred).
  • A strong work ethic, a proactive approach, and a willingness to learn.
  • A commitment to safety and a clean and organised work environment.

CNC Turner benefits:

  • The opportunity to work on large-scale and challenging machining projects.
  • A chance to develop your skills further in CNC programming and training.
  • To be part of a supportive and collaborative team environment.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.

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