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Trainee CNC Machinist

Branch:Yeovil
Location:Somerset, England
Contract:Permanent
Benefits:None
Start Date:ASAP
Job Ref: YO16867
Posted: 07/05/2019
Job Description

Trainee CNC Setter/Operator – Day Shift  

Competive DOE + O/T

Do you want to work for a leading division of one of the world`s pioneering engineering groups?

 Do you want great pay, a quarterly profit share bonus, plus OUTSTANDING benefits? 33 days holiday from day 1, great pension with 6% employer contribution, major retail outlet offers, cycle to work scheme, to name a few.

Smart Recruitment is proud to represent a global developer and manufacturer of a specialised range of high-specification hydraulic motion control solutions. Due to continued expansion they need to add to their manifold block machining team, and require a trainee. Their aim is to hire someone and use their existing skills, whilst also providing further training, skills and exposure to different machining techniques, and different machining equipment. It provides the opportunity to become part of a cross functional team at a company that has many opportunities for advancement within their group, and within their company as a whole.


The position would be on day shift, Monday to Friday– 37.5 hrs per week 

This role attracts a competitive salary, plus time plus a third Mon-Fri overtime, time plus a half Saturday overtime and Double time Sunday overtime.

Once trained you will be responsible for


  • Closely following all Health & Safety regulations and procedures – this is critical for this job role.
  • Following  works orders, tooling and set up sheets in order to set CNC mills to machine components within the required tolerances and within the specified setting time
  •  Undertaking in cycle deburring
  • Changing inserts, drills, etc
  • Recording output and scrap accurately
  • Dimensional inspection of components using inspection equipment
  • Ensuring tooling sheets and programs are kept up to date
  • Identifying and implementing alternative tooling solutions

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a great company, with great benefits and a great culture, to make some interesting and technologically advanced parts