CNC Operator – Brafe Engineering Limited are currently recruiting for a CNC Machinist to join their team based in Woodbridge, Suffolk.

Brafe Engineering Limited are an employee owned company and we are a world leading UK manufacturer of high specification alloy castings supporting global customers with an end-to end single service solution. As a business, we believe in investing in the 3 P’s; People, Plant & Process and that investing time and resource into these areas will be a key factor into the company’s future performance and competitiveness.

The successful CNC Machinist reporting into the Milling Supervisors and Machine Shop Manager. Your key duties will include:

  • To work from detailed technical drawings and specifications to be able to program, set and operate milling machines.
  • Have programming knowledge and experience, will be required to edit and prove out programs.   Ideally experience in HAAS and Mazatrol Control Systems.
  • Experience CAD/CAM and specifically One CNC would be beneficial.
  • Ideally have experience in machining exotic materials, including Duplex, Super Duplex, Aluminum Bronze, Inconel Monel and Stellite
  • Use to working with very small batches and one off pieces.

Skills and Attributes:

  • Dedicated, skilled and self-sufficient CNC Machinist.
  • Exceptional attention to detail and consciousness approach to machining
  • Ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines, while retaining quality standards and eradicating scrap
  • Forward thinking individual, able to challenge the status quo and develop and suggest new methods of machining
  • Ideally have experience with Fanuc Controller Machinery
  • Have a passion for engineering, forever pushing the boundaries of Machining, embracing and striving the latest technology developments.
  • Experience or ambition to immerse themselves in 5 Axis machining, a strategic development for the organisation moving forward.

An excellent salary is on offer of £25,012 – £28,860 (£13.00 – £15.00 ph) depending on experience.   You will work 37 hours a week hour (Monday to Thursday 08:30 – 16:30, Friday 08:30 – 16:00). Holiday entitlement is 25 days per annum plus Bank Holidays. Healthy overtime opportunities likely. Great benefits are on offer including: a highly competitive pension and life cover.  All PPE included including Overalls and Workwear. Including full-face respiratory helmets.

If you have the relevant experience and are interested in this role apply by forwarding your CV.

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This vacancy is being advertised and handled by Spider, your Online Job Advertiser and Specialist Recruiter. We provide an online recruitment advertising and employee selection service in Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex, Cambridgeshire and beyond.

Job Title CNC Machinist
Salary £25012 – £28860 Per Annum Pension and Life Cover
Location Ipswich – Suffolk

Additional keywords: CNC, CNC Operator, CAD, CAM, Miller, Turner

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