CNC Turret Punch Operator

CNC Turret Punch Operator/Programmer

Person Specification:

We are currently looking at recruiting a punch press operator/programmer for the safe set up and operation of automated Amada EM Turret punches and Ensis Fibre Laser (Laser optional skill set).
Someone must have a minimum of 3-4 years previous experience as a turret punch press setter/operator with experience of Radan software (advantageous). Experience with other brands of turret punches will also be considered, but Amada would be desirable. You will also need to be extremely responsible, reliable and be an excellent team player and communicator with best practise in mind to be considered for this post. The successful candidate will be working with heavily automated machines that run in a 24 hour production environment. Applicants must be able to demonstrate a high standard of engineering aptitude following on with the right focus on quality. You will also be able to work on their own initiative from technical drawings and production schedules. You must also be flexible within the factory and willing to undertake other engineering duties to fit production demands.

High standards of timekeeping and attendance are essential.

In-house training will be provided on our specific product related technicalities and automated equipment where required.

The ideal candidate will be preferably time served in mechanical engineering or equivalent NVQ, but this is not an essential requirement if coming from a long established sheet metal environment.

The successful applicants for interview stage will be required to complete machine/tooling setting and operating test.

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Academic qualifications:
  • BTEC Level 3 in Mechanical Engineering
  • NVQ 3 in Mechanical Engineering
  • HNC in Engineering would be desirable
Experience gained:

We would be looking for a minimum of 3-4 years experience in a relevant sheet metal environment.

Terms and Conditions:

Hours of work:
Monday – Thursday
07.30 – 16.30 (Dayshift)
16.30 – 02.00 (Nightshift)

07.30 – 14.00 (Dayshift)
14.00 – 18.00 (Nightshift)

Nighshift attendance allowance £20 per night

Holiday Entitlement
28 days (incl: bank holidays)

Auto-enrolment to Government Pension Scheme (If eligible)
Rate Of Pay = £9.00-£12.00/hr (D.O.E)

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