CNC Machinist / CNC Turner – Staff – Thornton-Cleveleys

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Location:    Thornton-Cleveleys

Term:           Permanent Staff

Start:             ASAP

Addison Precision are recruiting for CNC Machinists / CNC Turners for both day and night shifts in our state of the art facility in Thornton-Cleveleys. You will join an established team working on a range of products for clients in various sectors. We operate a busy workshop where we constantly invest in our machines, ensuring we are at the leading edge of technology.

The Role

  • To confidently Set & Run various CNC Lathes.
  • Produce components in line with the machine “work to lists” with minimum supervision.
  • Use Fanuc/Mazak controls and programs.
  • Up/downloading part programs from a dedicated DNC system.
  • Follow component route cards and sign off against individual operations via Inspection stamping.
  • Read 2D technical drawings along with all GD&T tolerancing & datum requirements.
  • Use of both metric & imperial hand metrology measuring equipment for the use in in-process inspection, use of CMM equipment in some situations.
  • Work to a “First Off” process including sign off against Inspection data cards.
  • Use standard cutting techniques, speeds/feeds and carbide cutting tools.
  • Interpret work instructions and standard operating procedures.
  • Adhere to a 5S approach to work area organisation.
  • Maximise the machines performance and utilisation and holding tight tolerances.
  • Work with a range of technically challenging raw materials, such as Inconel & Titanium’s.
  • Work within AS9100 – ISO9001 environments as standard.
  • Complete all tasks as per Addison’s Quality Management System.

Person Specification

  • A team player who can prioritise workloads and work with minimal supervision.
  • Suitable and relevant experience as a CNC Turner – Time served (preferred but not essential) proficient in all areas of the roles and responsibilities mentioned above.
  • Able to set & operate numerous CNC Lathes utilising Fanuc/Mazak controls.
  • Experience to include but not limited to, the setting/running of bar feeder/live spindle tooling/y-axis/Twin Spindle/Twin Turret configurations of machine.
  • Experience in the Aerospace/Defence/Industrial Bearings sectors preferred but not essential.
  • Experienced in working within AS9100 – ISO9001 environments as standard.
  • Attention to detail is imperative in this role as is a right first time attitude.

What we offer

  • Salary – Competitive hourly rate plus bonus
  • Hours – 4–10-hour shifts
  • Rota – Mon-Thurs
  • Overtime:  @ 1.4 standard rate.
  • Holidays 20 days + 8 stat days rising to +1 day per annum to a maximum of 25 days.
  • Enrolment in company pension scheme
  • Enrolment in company bonus scheme – paid every quarter.
  • Enrolment onto company “Perkbox” scheme, including cycle to work etc.

If you have the skills and experience and would like to be considered for the role, please, send your CV to:

To all applicants: In line with legislation, this position is only open to candidates who have indefinite eligibility to work in the UK and who are able to work in Thornton-Cleveleys.

To all recruitment agencies: The Company does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Recruitment agencies should not send resumes to our HR team or to any of our employees. We are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes from recruitment agencies.


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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 898 280

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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