CNC Miller (VMC & HMC) - Programmer/Setter/Operator

  • £32400 - £34600 per annum, Benefits: Company Bonus Scheme*
  • Aintree, UK

Position – CNC Miller (VMC &HMC) – Programmer/Setter/Operator

Salary – £15.99 – £17.09/hr (Subject to skills & experience) (Approx. – 32.4k – 34.6k + Overtime)

Hours – 39 hrs per week + overtime

Shift – Single Days – Mon – Thurs 7.30 – 16.30 & Fri 7.30 – 12.30.

Location –Liverpool


We are an ISO 9001:2015 SME Subcontract Engineering Company based on Merseyside. Originally established in 1931 to support the local automotive, dock and shipping companies. Since then, we have gone on to become a first-choice supplier to blue chip companies from within the Oil, Gas, Fluid & Power Generation Sectors, specialising in the manufacture and supply of precision valve & components.


We have an exciting opportunity for someone to join our CNC Milling Cell as a programmer, setter, operator at our Liverpool site. As a subcontract machine shop, we only manufacture one offs and small batch work and believe the best way to do this is by allowing our employees to utilise their skills to the full. The role will involve working from precision drawings to create programs, selecting tooling, proving and finish machining many components from raw bar stock, fabrications, profiles, castings, and forgings of various grades of steel, stainless steel, and alloy steels, using the latest CNC Vertical & Horizontal Machining centres equipped with 4th Axis & Renishaw probing. Programming can be done offline via One CNC – XR8 3D milling software or on the machine using Manual Guide software or via standard ISO keyboard input.


Essential candidate requirements:

  • Must be time served (NVQ 3 or Equivalent)
  • Able to fully program, Set and operate Vertical Machining Centres using Fanuc Controls
  • Understand ISO 9001:2015 Quality Systems
  • Work from detailed engineering drawings
  • Previous experience with machining of exotic metals (super duplex, duplex, 718, x750, Hastelloy, Monel etc)
  • Good Planning and Organising skills
  • Good communication Skills with both peers and Management
  • Attention to detail
  • Experience in a previous or similar position (2 years minimum)

Preferred experience but not essential requirements:

  • Doosan Vertical Machining Centres (750 – 2200mm Beds)
  • Kafo H630 (Twin pallet Horizontal Machining Centre) Fanuc Control
  • Manual Guide Programming
  • One CNC Programming Software
  • 4th axis programming / machining
  • Valve and pump components.
  • Oil, Gas, Fluid and Power generation industry sectors
  • Office 365 / ERP Systems Other skills within a subcontract machine shop


On joining our team, you will be entitled to highly competitive rates of pay and a range of benefits including:

  • Company Bonus Scheme*
  • 25 days holiday @ average pay** (+8 days Bank Holiday)
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Corporate Workwear

* At the company’s discretion subject scheme criteria and profitability targets being achieved

If you feel that this position may be for you or you are interested in finding out any further information on this, then apply back to this advert and a member of our team will be in touch to discuss further. Alternatively, to find out more about this role privately please contact Melissa Powell on melissa @ or call Melissa on 07561-705-697.







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