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Senior Programmer / Machinist

Ref no. BHN568693
Salary £50,000 - £52,000/annum
Location Woking, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Open

Job summary

Day Shift (4554 pattern)


Key skills required for this role

OPENMIND, CNC, Programming, Machinist, 5 Axis


OPENMIND, CNC, Programming, Machinist, 5 Axis

Job description

Purpose of the Role:

You will be part of a large team of skilled machinists working at pace to deliver high-quality CNC programmes and precision engineered metallics, driving performance on track throughout the season. During the build season you will be responsible for programming, setting, and operating multi-axis machines to produce and inspect complex parts with diligence, playing your part in the demanding task of building a new race car. You will use your skills and experience in programming and on CNC machining centres to manufacture car components, pit equipment and parts.

Reporting to the Machining Team Leader(s) and or Shift Lead(s), it is your responsibility to deliver high-quality programmes and components on time and in full whilst working to best practice and embracing continuous improvement to meet the overarching strategic vision for the department. The role demands a skilled, diligent, and agile person that works well as part of the team and is target driven.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Create Programmes and machine components with respect to best practice using the supplied drawings and CAD files
  • Maintain programmes and tooling records for all components produced
  • Support our management and Production Engineers to maximise the efficient running of all machine tools
  • Responsible for diligent inspection of parts to ensure the highest quality
  • Maintain a shift handover record with other shift-based employees in the machine shop
  • To be aware of health and safety legislation and contribute positively to safety standards in the workshop

Job Requirements:

Knowledge, Skills, and Experience:

  • Previous experience in manufacturing of small batch precision components, preferably in a motorsport, aerospace, or similar environment
  • Experienced craftsperson with a proven track record
  • Experience in OPENMIND CAM software
  • Extensive experience of using multi-axis machine tools
  • Experience in programming and use of any of the following control systems; Mazatrol, Heidenhain or Fanuc
  • Experience of ISO or other conversational CNC programming

Personal Attributes:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Able to adopt a professional and mature attitude to work and other people
  • Energetic, enthusiastic, and highly self-motivated
  • Proactive approach to improving the way we work
  • Able to remain composed and professional under pressure
  • Team player - supports other team members, department strategies and processes as a whole
  • Determined - results focused, driven to do the very best possible
  • Respectful

What our client can offer?

We encourage and support diversity, equity and inclusion. We will actively promote a culture that values difference and eliminates discrimination in our workplace.

Our client offers a comprehensive package of benefits including private healthcare, car schemes, life insurance and generous pension contributions.

Apply Now: If you have the skills and experience for this exciting role, we want to hear from you. Apply now by submitting your CV and cover letter.

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