CNC Miller

Senior Flexonics - Lymington Precision Engineers - Gosport Street, Lymington SO41 9EE

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Senior Flexonics - Lymington Precision Engineers
Senior Flexonics - Lymington Precision Engineers
Vacancy title
CNC Miller
Senior Flexonics - Lymington Precision Engineers - Gosport Street, Lymington SO41 9EE
Advertised salary
Competitive Salary/Hourly Rates following 2023 pay review
Employment type
Working pattern
39hrs per week Day Shift & Night Shift
Closing date
30 September 2023

Senior Flexonics – Lymington Precision Engineers

Job Vacancy – CNC Miller (Dayshift & Nightshift)

Who is Senior plc?

Senior is a FTSE listed (symbol SNR) international manufacturing Group with 27 operations in 12 countries. Senior designs, manufactures and markets high-technology components and systems for the principal original equipment producers in the worldwide aerospace, defence, and land vehicle and power & energy markets.

We have a long history of well-respected brands and an excellent reputation in our key market sectors. Senior delivers value to its customers and shareholders via operational excellence that is underpinned by its people and processes.

Our global values underpin what we do, and how we do it …

Safety – Integrity – Customer Focus – Respect & Trust – Accountability – Excellence

Who is Senior Flexonics – Lymington Precision Engineers

Lymington Precision Engineers (LPE) is a Senior Flexonics Group company, and is a leading manufacturer of precision machined components, assemblies and kit sets for the Oil and Gas, Telecommunications, Aerospace and Defence, Land and Sea Systems, Nuclear and Marine industries and emerging markets.

We pride ourselves on our ability to manufacture extremely complicated components and assemblies utilising state of the art equipment and facilities.

We are an AS/EN 9100, ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 certified company and offer a fully engineered solution, from design concept through to high volume manufacture, to supply a range of world class products to our customers.

We evaluate every part of our customers’ requirements which enables us to provide a truly bespoke high-quality solution that delivers real value.

CNC Miller - What does the job involve?

The main purpose of the position is ensuring the best manufacturing techniques are carried out within the Machine Shop by practical application of the most appropriate methods of programming, setting and operation of the machine tool/tools and to stimulate an atmosphere of continuous improvement.

Hours of work: 39 hours per week.

Dayshift - Monday to Thursday 6.45am to 3.30pm and Friday 7.00am to 1.00pm with 30-minute break for lunch.

Night shift – Monday to Wednesday 5.00pm to 3.30am and Thursday 5.00pm to 2.30am with 30-minute break for lunch.

CNC Miller - What will my responsibilities include?’

  • Setting and operating of CNC milling 3, 4 & 5 axis machines following set up sheets.
  • Input control instruction into machine
  • Evaluate program blueprints to outline machine operations and dimensions.
  • Set machine tools.
  • Make use of network links DNC to ensure transmission of command from computer servers to computer numerical control modules.
  • Take accurate measurements of work piece and gauges for production.
  • Carryout daily maintenance measures to ensure good condition of machines.
  • Operate one or more machines with little or no assistance.
  • Produce and update procedure and process set-up sheets.
  • High degree of attention to detail
  • Interpretation of technical drawings with a high-level understanding of geometric dimensions & tolerances

CNC Miller - What key skills and experience do I need?

  • Must have the right to live and work in the UK (Essential)
  • A Minimum of 3 years’ experience working with large components within a high precision manufacturing environment.
  • Wide ranging manufacturing process knowledge, across differing materials in varying applications.
  • Setting and operating of CNC Milling 3 & 4 axis machines
  • Experience of working to engineering drawings or work instructions i.e., Job Cards.
  • Knowledge of how to machine, handle and protect all types of manufactured components.
  • Experience and ability to programme, set and operate different machine tools. (Programming Mazak controls – Desirable)

CNC Miller - What qualifications should I have?

  • Completed a recognised apprenticeship in mechanical engineering.
  • Ability to interpret technical drawings with a high-level understanding of geometric dimensions & tolerances.
  • Security Clearance (Desirable)

Why join Senior Flexonics – Lymington Precision Engineers

Some of the benefits you can expect if you are successful are:

  • Excellent pension and life assurance scheme
  • Free on-site car parking
  • Career and development opportunities
  • 34 days holiday (incl. bank holidays)
  • Health cash plan scheme
  • Health & wellbeing services
  • Employee discount scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Profit sharing scheme
  • Reward and recognition

LPE are an Equal Opportunities employer who is committed to creating a working environment where our people will grow and thrive. We strive to create the conditions for our employees to develop their potential in a workplace where there is respect and value for diversity and wellbeing.