2160 Head CNC Operator

  • Reference:2160
  • Sector:Warehouse and Industrial
  • Job Type:Full Time
  • Contract Type:Permanent
  • Town/City:Knaresborough
  • Salary:Up to £40,000
  • Posted:09/08/2017

Our well-established client in Knaresborough is looking for a Head CNC Operator to join their busy team on a full time permanent basis.


You will be the main operator of a 5 axis and 3 axis CNC machine. You shall be responsible for maintaining and setting high standards of workmanship that will meet challenging demands of a fast-paced high-end brand.


You will be liaising with the Fabrication Manager to ensure all orders run smoothly. You need to uphold standards to a high level and be able to multi task on a daily basis.



  • To have overall operation of the CNC Machines.
  • Produce computer drawings.
  • Implementation of drawings to machine.
  • Ensuring quality and precise items are produced.
  • Overall maintenance of the CNC Machines.
  • To meet the demands of the fabrication procedures and maintain high presentation standards.
  • Ensure that all internal practices are adhered too.
  • Working in a safe manner.
  • Maintaining a good working practices with all members of staff.
  • To work closely with the Warehouse Department to ensure that information on all orders that are ready to pack is passed across.
  • Deal with external customers to understand drawings and templates.
  • Deal with external suppliers for maintenance contracts, repairs and additional equipment.


Key competencies and values:

  • Must have run CNC machines in the past.
  • Must have knowledge of CAD/CAM/G codes/5 Axis and origins.
  • Ideally knowledge of Pegasus and Rhino for 3D objects.
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to multi task
  • Team player with strong and timely communication skills
  • Ability to ‘get the job done’ in the interest of the customer at all times
  • Ability to adapt to changing demands



  • Manual Handling
  • Fork Lift Truck Licence


Working Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm our client will be paying a salary of up to £40,000 per annum dependant on experience.


If this role sounds of interest then send your CV to Holly TODAY!

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