CNC Machinist Apprentice

Location: Thornton-Cleveleys

Job specification:

Addison Precision based in Thornton-Cleveleys are looking to recruit a CNC Machinist Apprentice to start as soon as possible. This is an excellent opportunity for a smart, ambitious, and self-motivated individual to join a friendly environment.

As part of this role, you will be required to study towards the CNC Machining Apprenticeship Standard at the local college.

Duties will include:

  • Learn to read engineering drawings.
  • Learn to set and operate CNC machines.
  • Learn to program CNC machines using different controls.
  • Learn to carry out changes to programmes.
  • Learn to problem solve machine issues.
  • Learn about housekeeping and daily maintenance checks in the work area.
  • Ensure all working practices and procedures are followed at all times.
  • Understand and complete all work-related documentation accurately and on time.
  • Undertake any other duties in line with capabilities.
  • Maintenance and safe working practices and use of PPE.
  • Keep work area and shop floor tidy.

Desired skills:

  • Good communication skills
  • Good practical skills
  • Personal qualities
  • A team player
  • A strong desire to succeed in chosen field
  • A “can do” attitude

Essential qualifications:

GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) including Maths and English.

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General Enquiries:

Career Enquiries:

Project Enquiries:

Hillhouse: 01253 898 200

Daresbury Park: 01928 786 000

Teesside: 01642 694 000

Precision Enquiries:

T: 01253 898 292

Engineering Enquiries:

T: 01253 898 281

Regional Offices:

Hillhouse Business Park, Thornton Cleveleys, Lancs, FY5 4QD

Daresbury Park, Warrington, Cheshire, WA4 4BS

Riverside Park, Middlesbrough, Teesside, TS2 1RU

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