CNC Operator.

Hampshire/ full time / £30000 - £40000 per Year

Role: CNC Operator
Location: Calmore, Southampton
Salary: From £30,000 - £40,000 pa (depending on experience)
Hours: 8.00am-5.30pm - Mon-Fri

Role Description:
Parkside Recruitment are looking for an experienced CNC Operator to join a small yet diverse team in the stone industry.  As a CNC Operator, you'll play a pivotal role in operating CNC equipment to produce top-notch stonework.

Company Overview:
Our client are based in Hampshire, they specialise in sourcing, designing, manufacturing, and fitting lightweight stone products.

Key Responsibilities:
• Operate 5-axis Stone CNC machining centres & 3-axis Waterjet CNC machining centres.
• Interpret and program drawings for CNC operations
• Create CNC drawings
• Perform machine and plant maintenance
• Manage tool stocking and conduct tool checks
• Conduct daily pre-operation checks on specific machines
• Ensure quality control and inspect manufactured products
• Apply Design for Manufacture (DFM) principles for efficient production
• Solve problems effectively to maintain workflow
• Collaborate with team members for operational efficiency
• Maintain general shop floor housekeeping and assist with maintenance tasks
• Adhere to health & safety policies and procedures diligently

Candidate Requirements:
• Background in engineering education
• Experience in a manufacturing environment
• Proficiency in CAD and ability to think in 3D preferred
• Understanding of construction/masonry drawings
• Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office packages
• Familiarity with CNC operation
• Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills
• Excellent interpersonal and communication abilities
• Effective time management and organizational skills with keen attention to detail
• Proactive and adaptable approach with the ability to self-manage
• Demonstrated sense of ownership and pride in performance
• Willingness to learn and positive attitude towards problem-solving.

• Competitive salary commensurate with skills and experience
• 20 Days + Bank Holidays
• Free on-site parking
• Flexible working arrangements
• Company pension scheme

Parkside Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Parkside Recruitment are an Equal Opportunities Employer.