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CNC Machinist

CNC Machinist (BBBH15313) Manchester, England

An opportunity has arisen with my client for a highly skilled CNC Machinist on a permanent basis at their Manchester Facility.

Role:  CNC Machinist

Salary: Upon Application

Location: Manchester   

Hours:  08:30 and 17:00 on Monday to Thursday and between 08:30 and 14:30 on Friday. 30 minutes is provided for lunch. 


  • Produce machined parts by programming, setting up, and operating various CNC machines. Maintaining quality and safety standards; keeping records; maintaining equipment.
  • Plans machining by studying work orders, engineering drawings, materials, specifications, and machining parameters; interpreting geometric dimensions and tolerances.
  • Sets-up both manual and CNC milling machines & lathes by installing and adjusting three-and four-jaw chucks, tools, attachments, collets chucks, special purpose work holding and machine vices.
  • Maintain safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and risk assessments.
  • Maintains equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; liaising with contractors for general repairs, build a record of the service history for each machine tool.
  • Final quality part inspection: Document measurement data by completing measurement inspection reports with the aid of the Metrology department.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; attend training courses to continuous advancements in experience and knowledge.

Experience & Qualifications

  • O level or GCSE A-C standard grades
  • CNC CAD/CAM – Operational Knowledge of core discipline & qualifications
  • Industry work experience in CAD/CAM & Advanced CNC machining industries or working knowledge of core discipline. Educated to Min NVQ Level 3 Advanced Engineering.
  • In depth user of G and M codes & NC Programming
  • In depth knowledge & experience of Conventional and CNC machining technical knowledge & troubleshooting techniques for core discipline.
  • Fluent & experienced with CAD/CAM programming, interpreting CNC Software.
  • Familiarity with Fanuc, Siemens, & Hurco CNC Control Systems.
  • Must have good written & verbal communication skills. 
  • Strong trouble shooting and problem-solving abilities. 
  • To train & mentor other Machinists, providing on-the-job training. Provide leadership to inexperienced machinists

If you are interested in applying for this position and you meet the requirements, please send your updated CV to: Melanie Cave at Line Up Aviation –
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