CNC Programmer/Operator to join our CanDo Team!
Gateway Electronic Components seeks a motivated and talented CNC programmer to join the CanDo team. The Gateway Machine Shop specializes in machining ferrite material, this material is difficult to machine and presents many challenges. The machine shop is the only dedicated machine shop within the UK with the ability to machine custom geometries from blocks of ferrite material, it has positioned itself as a market leader and supports some of the largest companies in the world on new and emerging technologies.
The successful candidate should have at least 2 years’ experience programming CNC machinery in an Autodesk software package, preferably Fusion360, Inventor or Powermill.
The role requires a motivated individual who wishes to lead a small team to meet tight deadlines and work around a very tight schedule.
Salary: Competitive (dependent on experience)
Working Hours: 09:00 to 17:00, Mon to Fri.
20 Days Holiday + Public Holidays
Company Bonus Scheme
Main Duties and Responsibilities:
Ability to produce and verify CNC Milling programs from engineering drawings
To program, set, and operate 3-axis machine tools
Ability to work with very small and precise products
Producing small size batches, one-offs and special-purpose work
Working to identified tolerances on drawings
Working within a team to produce machined projects
Leading the day to operation of the machine shop to ensure all deadlines are hit including quotations, sales and delivery targets.
Working on a range of CNC Machines
Ability to troubleshoot and fix machinery issues
Ability to work effectively in an often busy environment
Ability to manage and prioritise workload, and meet
Good communication and teamwork skills
Hard-working and reliable
Skills & Experience:
CNC machining: At least 2 years experience (preferred)
Experience within an engineering/manufacturing environment
Experience using Computer-Aided Design (CAD) software
Reading engineering drawings
A logical approach to problem-solving
Experience in use of HAAS CNC Machine
Experience in use of Renishaw probing systems
Experience in use of Fusion360 CAM (preferred)
Experience in use of CAD/CAM software
Experience in ceramics industry - Desired but not essential
The successful candidate must hold a valid Visa or a right eligible to work in the U.K.
To apply, please send your CV to the above email address only.
Reference ID: GWMS
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Schedule: Monday to Friday
Education: Certificate of Higher Education (preferred)
Experience: CNC programming and machining: 2 years (preferred)
Work remotely: No