CNC Machine Operator (CSC)

Closing date: 31/03/2024
Location: Sheffield
Division: Chesterfield Special Cylinders
Report to: UL Supervisor
Salary: Skill and Experience Dependent
Key stakeholders / customers: Operations Team.

Do you have mechanical and manufacturing experience, and excellent communication skills? We’re on the lookout for a talented CNC Machine Operator to join our team.

You’ll be required to to operate CNC Machining Centre with Siemens control, CNC Lathe with Mitsubishi control. To produce quality products in a safe and controlled manner, meeting all quality specifications whilst satisfying productivity requirements and in compliance with engineering drawings and associated specifications.

Job duties, responsibilities and accountabilities

  • Setting and programming of various CNC Machines. ( DMG – DMF360 , DMG – NLX3000) 
  • Read and interpret engineering drawings (both metric and imperial). 
  • Create, download, edit, archive, read and interpret CNC programs.
  • Ability to understand CAD/CAM systems. 
  • Demonstrate knowledge of appropriate tooling and ability to select the correct speeds and feeds. 
  • Inspection and recording of all relevant dimensions in accordance to the engineering drawing and documentation pack. 
  • Completion of all inspection documentation. 
  • Demonstrate engagement with other Team Members.
  • Conduct daily preventive maintenance checks on machinery and equipment. 
  • Flexibility to work shifts and overtime. 

Compliance and QHSE

  • Demonstrate a personal commitment to Quality, Health, Safety and the Environment
  • Promote a culture of continuous improvement, and lead by example to ensure company goals are achieved and exceeded
  • Follow all Company policies and procedures.
  • BPSS Clear ( Basic DBS Check)


  • Level 2 Literacy and Numeracy / GCSE Grade C (Level 4)
  • Engineering Apprenticeship (NVQ level 3)


Have some questions?

Get in touch if you would like to speak with one of our team members.