Role Overview

As a CNC operator you will work as part of a team to produce parts by operating any of our computer numerical control (CNC) machines, including PythonX Robotic Plasma and FICEP Punching Shear.
You will work in compliance within the health and safety guidelines therefore a keen eye for detail and great mechanical aptitude are essential. There may be requirement to assist in the movement of steel members around the works, therefore an ITSAR approved forklift licence would be advantageous although not essential.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

• Complying with all relevant Company Health, Safety and Environmental policies.
• Ensuring that all work carried out is done safely in accordance with the Company’s Health, Safety and Environmental policies and appropriate Risk Assessments.
• Wearing appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for all work tasks.
• Movement of steel sections and fabricated steel members around our work, in and out of the workshop.
• Equipment maintenance.
• Ensure that the workshop is kept clean and tidy.
• To report any unsafe acts or condition to the Foreman and/or Works Manager.
• Raise any Health and Safety issues with the appropriate Health and Safety representative.
• Working with various CNC machines including Ficep.
• Have a good understanding of CNC controls and functions.
• Work confidently with NC files.
• To translate drawings to determine correct dimensions.

Key Skills

• Fanuc controls experience desirable.
• Able to work well within a team.
• Numerate.
• Computer literate with basic understanding of computer programming.
• Ability to read and interpret technical drawings.
• Willing to work in other work areas if required to become multi-skilled.
The above list is not exhaustive but it covers the main duties of the CNC Operative.
There may be other duties, not mentioned here, which become part of the job.
Please apply to hr@reidsteel.co.uk

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