• Location


  • Sector:

    Power, Nuclear & Utilities

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £14.62 per hour, Benefits: +15% shift allowance and overtime available

  • Contact:

    James King

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8918

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


My client is looking for experienced CNC machinists to work in their machine shops, operate milling centres with Siemens 840D control, employed in the milling of complex geometries of forgings and castings for applications in the power generation sector.

Job Purpose:
  • To operate a 3 axis milling centre
Job Scope:
  • All milling and turning operations associated with the manufacture of high integrity components for applications in the power generation sector
  • All aspects of machining to meet the business needs
  • Operate 3 axis milling centre
  • Self-check inspection of parts produced
  • Assist in loading and off-loading parts to machine
  • To always promote Health & Safety in the workplace, displaying excellent personal safety and challenging others when unsafe behaviour is observed.
  • All other duties commensurate with the role
  • Apprentice trained as a machinist
Skills, Attributes & Knowledge:
  • Experience of multi axis machining (minimum 3 axis)
  • Ability to read and understand complex engineering drawings
  • Knowledge of modern tooling
  • Crane driving and slinging
  • A full understanding of health and safety and the ability to work safely
  • Experience using Siemens 840D control
  • Experience using Tilting milling head with automatic positioning capability
  • Previous experience of operating multi axis machinery (minimum 3 axis) in a medium to heavy engineering environment
Personal qualities:
  • Team working ability
  • Have a flexible attitude to the work demands of the role

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