Night Shift Cnc Setter Operator

  • Competitive + shift allowances
  • Whitstable, Kent
  • Recruitment Solutions Folkestone Ltd

Night Shift CNC Setter Operator

We are looking to recruitment an experienced CNC Setter Operator to work for a Market Leading client based in Whitstable working on the night shifts. The successful applicants will be responsible for setting and operating CNC multi-tasking lathes to manufacture components from raw material.

Working hours: NIGHTS 10pm to 6am

Location: Whitstable

Salary: Competitive, depending on experience + shift allowance

Benefits: Free Parking, subsidised canteen, Life Assurance, Long Term Health Cover, Occupational Health, Employee Assistance Programme, Sick Pay, starting 25 days holiday + public holidays and Pension Plan + Night shift allowances

All About The Role!

Setting and operating CNC lathes to produce small to medium size batches of work in a timely manner. Inspecting work to Engineering drawings using various measuring equipment and reporting any quality defects to the Machine Shop Supervisor. Daily, weekly and monthly maintenance checks on machines, including maintaining good housekeeping standards and reporting any issues promptly to supervision. Optimising efficiencies through reduced set-up and cycle times, plus tool life monitoring. De-burring, cleaning, final inspection and completion of all traceability documentation

All About YOU!

Practical, hands on experience setting and operating multi-spindle, multi-axis CNC lathes, with a minimum of 3 axis

Experience of Fanuc controls and low batch component manufacturing industry

Previous experience in cycle time reduction and tool management and optimisation

Ability to read and understand technical drawings, with the ability to work with minimal supervision


Apprenticeship gained within a manufacturing environment

Experience working on Nakamura or similar machines

Lean and continuous improvement skills, including 5S

Apply today and so that you don’t miss out, there is an immediate start for the right candidates!

Recruitment Solutions (Folkestone) Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and as an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job, you accept the Terms & Conditions, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found on our website.

  • Advertiser: Agency
  • Reference: DCP-CNC