CNC Sliding Head Setter

1 week ago Full Time
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Position: CNC Sliding Head Setter

Hours: 40 per week

Salary: £Competitive

Department: Machined Components

The Role

We have an exciting opportunity for a CNC setter to join us here at our Head Office in Clacton-on-Sea, Essex. This role would be suited to a Home Model Engine Machinist in a similar role, with experience of multi axis lathes. There is also in house progression from this role into a CNC Programmer should the candidate be successful.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assigned to a production cell of machines to effectively and efficiently set the machines to meet the customer drawing specifications
  • Be responsible to the Senior Setter / Team Leader
  • To have input into the technical support and method of manufacture to produce components

Required Capabilities

  • Ideally Citizen and/or Hanwha setting knowledge similar to the star control.
  • The ability to interpret and understand Engineering drawings.
  • Experience with gauging, inspection procedures and an underlying knowledge of metrology equipment and analysis.

Ideal Candidate information

  • Previous experience working in a high tolerance manufacturing environment.
  • Knowledge / previous experience on both Fanuc and Heidenhain controllers would be preferred
  • Previous experience in machining plastics would be preferred
  • A “can do” attitude
  • Effective communication skills
  • Good time management
  • Be professional and loyal to the organisation as well as take pride in what they produce

What you’ll need to do next?

If you have a proven track record of achievement to match the requirements of this role and you are looking for your next career move, please send your CV to or pop in and see us.

Dalau Ltd is awarded“Disability Confident Committed” by the UK Government, Certificate DCS007171

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