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CNC Wood Machinist - Swindon

£20,000 - £22,000 per annum - Manufacturing
Ref: 206 Date Posted: Monday 07 Jan 2019
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Job Title

Wood Machinist / CNC




Machine Shop




Job Purpose

Cutting and preparing timber to the required specifications for the production team manufacturing high quality kitchen units.


Key Responsibilities

  • Operating and maintenance of machinery – would be an advantage
  • Ability to use Overhead router, Horizontal & vertical Drilling machinery - would be an advantage
  • Ability to use Edgebander and Beams Saw – would be an advantage
  • Ensuring a smooth delivery of parts from the Machine Shop to the Factory
  • Ensure that Health & Safety requirements are followed at all times
  • Translate the requirements of detailed part drawings into measurements for production
  • Perform proper set-up and calibration procedures for all equipment and accessories to be used on projects
  • Ensure that every machine procedure is done in accordance with the strict guidelines of the company
  • Inspect the work area and machines that were used during the day prior to leaving at the end of each shift
  • Any other reasonable duties specified by the Supervisor or Production Manager


Skill Requirements

  • Ability to achieve a high level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Good organisational & Communication skills
  • Experienced in CNC – desired by not essential


Person Specification

  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team
  • Self-motivated
  • An eye for details
  • Practical and manual skills
  • Positive ‘can do’ and right first-time attitude
  • Ability to be flexible in order to meet schedule requirements