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CNC Mazak Machine Op

Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire Industry: Engineering
Salary: Shift Allowance Contact: Telford Branch
Posted: over 1 year ago Contact Email: tshaw@meridianbs.co.uk

To Set, Operate and program CNC Mazak Machine Tools to a very high standard. To be able to produce high end components using the Machine Tools to dimensional accurate drawings within scheduled timescales.

Mazak 5 axis

Key Objectives:

  • Fully set and operate multi axis CNC machining centres to a high level.
  • Understand and be able to interpret a production schedule.
  • Program, set and operate said CNC machines so that the production plan is met.
  • Use Renishaw Probing routines to assist with setups.
  • Facilitate machine utilisation, set up the said CNC machine tools in order that an optimum duration of unmanned running is achieved.
  • Carry out in process inspection of components.
  • To hand Deburr and fettle detail components.
  • Experience of Cad Cam to assist 5 axis programming skills
  • Be able to read and understand CNC Programmes, using the machine interface.
  • Ensure high level focus on 5 S's throughout.


  • To ensure that production schedules & performance targets are met within the framework of the Quality & Health & Safety Policies.
  • To ensure that the you are trained sufficiently to carry out the tasks allocated.
  • To support the Design & Technical function by providing information for SOPs and problem solving activities.
  • To be responsible for the quality of each product manufactured in the area of your responsibility that is ultimately shipped to the customer and it's conformance to the Quality standards.
  • Using the proved techniques, for continuous improvement and seek out opportunities for cost reduction and cost control, initially by concentrating on OTIF & NRFT.
  • Advise on such matters that affect the performance within your team which are not under your control.
  • Ensure that after inspection the product, it is progressed to the next process in the agreed manner and the systems are updated accordingly.
  • Ensure that all associated machines and tooling are kept in good working order at all times.

Personal Characteristics:
. Able to CNC machine to high standards.
. Able to read and understand engineering drawings.
. Ability to work efficiently and effectively so that production throughput is maximised (measured by delivery against agreed date on the production schedules)
. Adherence to required quality procedures (measured by non-conformance reports from the Quality Team)

  • Good communication skills

. Ability to work to standards and specific instructions. Ability to identify and to question sub-standard process/product

  • PC Literate,
  • Problem solving techniques and ability to work on own initiative. (Logical and systematic approach)

. Flexibility and willing to learn new skills

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.

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