CNC Operator

  • Location
    Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
  • Salary
    £ 11.28 - £ 12.3 / Hourly
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
    Manufacturing and Production
  • External Reference
    JN-062022-259304
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Industrial & Manufacturing

Adecco Wellingborough is currently recruiting for the below role for our well established client based in Park Farm Industrial Estate.



CNC Operator



Salary: £22,000 to £24,000


Hours: 8:30am to 5pm


8:30am to 4pm Friday



Position Summary:



  1. Under limited supervision, machine standard and special components for bespoke MMD machines to schedule.

  2. Machine parts using manual and CNC machines.

  3. Keeping records of time and material used on jobs.

  4. Support engineering and production with any changes to machine build.



  1. Support engineering with parts for research and development.

  2. Hours of work - 37.5 per week



Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:




  1. CNC and manual machining knowledge and 3-5 years' experience.

  2. Knowledge of working with Prototract, SLX, Shopmill (would be an advantage but training will be provided)

  3. Read mechanical drawings.

  4. Mechanical skills.

  5. General problem-solving skills and practical aptitude.

  6. Ability to work as part of a team and display a willingness to learn and put skills into practice.

  7. Excellent communication.



Qualifications Preferred:




  1. Secondary School education, 3 O levels or equivalent.

  2. Engineering apprenticeship, City & Guilds parts 1 & 2 (4 years)

  3. General problem-solving skills



Physical Demands:



Frequent standing/walking, lifting, pushing/pulling, grasping, and bending. Occasional grasping, repetitive hand/wrist motions. Periodically, subject to inside temperature changes, loud noise and vibrations. Some exposure to physical and chemical hazards, fumes and odours. Lifting is usually light or medium with weight ranging from 10 to 20 kilos with occasional lifting over 20 kilos. If lifting more than 20 kilos may use pump or lift truck.


Equipment Utilised: CNC and manual lathes/milling machines, small hand and power tools, gauges, pump truck and telephone.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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