3 Axis CNC Programmer

Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Client Delivery, Engineering, Defence Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Joe Tomkins

3 Axis CNC Programmer



Maritime / Defence

3 Axis CNC Programmer required for a globally recognised maritime and defence company based in Portsmouth.

Key Responsibilities for a 3 Axis CNC Programmer:

  • Involved in creating complex CNC programmes and setup notes
  • Review design data and technical information, identify any restraints (i.e. conflicting data/information) to the team leader, recommend solutions and ensure actions are carried out to meet deadlines
  • Responsible for maintenance and storage off all CNC programmes
  • Work to departmental key performance indicators
  • Effective management of own time in accordance with work demand.

Knowledge & Skills required:

  • Ability to work with all types of materials including Aerospace & Marine grade materials
  • Ability to use a range of machining equipment both manual and CNC 3 Axis Milling & Turning
  • Candidates must have a good level of experience in 3 Axis CNC Milling
  • Turning programming experience an advantage
  • Ability to programme CNC machines within machine shop (On and offline programming)
  • Ability to read engineering drawings and customer sketches
  • Ideally have experience programming/operating CMM (Revo2 - Renishaw)
  • Ability to find Mechanical Engineering solutions to non-standard problems and problems outside area of own expertise

Key accountabilities for 3 Axis CNC Programmer:

  • Working in a safe manner and ensuring the safety of others
  • Openly share experiences and information within the team in relation to tooling and how to complete various tasks
  • Adhering to good housekeeping within the work area
  • Using substances under COSHH regulations
  • Reporting serviceability of workshop or service equipment to the team leader if defects identified
  • Openly & honestly communicating with other areas, including, but not limited to: Other Manufacturing Teams, Design, Instrumentation, Facilities, Naval Architects and Analysists.
  • Complete manufacturing activities to relevant procedures, standards, methods and process sheets

To apply for this exciting opportunity as a 3 Axis CNC Programmer, please press 'apply now'.

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