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CNC Machine Operator (Industrial)

Plympton, Devon


£11.55 to £14.44 per hour

Full time / Permanent

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Job description

BIG ANT are a recruitment agency that brings personality and a fresh approach to temporary and permanent recruitment.
For us, it's all about you. Let us help you find your next job in Torbay and Newton Abbot.

Big Ant Group are seeking a CNC Machine Operator with engineering experience who is familiar with running CNC machine tools, handling raw materials and machined components in an engineering production environment. The successful applicant will be required to understand and follow verbal and written instructions and have a basic understanding of Engineering drawings. It would be an advantage if they have experience with basic measurement equipment, a good eye for detail and can demonstrate competent deburring practices, although training will be provided.

After a suitable training period, the operator will be expected to work to a pace whilst maintaining the product quality and completing production records. There may be long periods of operating the same machine and product, but the operator will be expected to learn new operations and processes, this will be dependant on the production requirement and training. The operator will be working alone but at times there may be a requirement to work as a team. The operator will be expected to follow good housekeeping practices and clean/tidy their area/workstation on a daily basis.

This will be an alternating shift work role totalling 38 hours per week. (see below).

Day Shift: Monday - Thursday 7.00 am to 3.30 pm. Friday 7.00 am to 1.00 pm - No shift premium.
Late Shift: Monday - Thursday 3.30 pm to 1.30 am (4 nights only) - 25% shift premium.

Salary will be based on experience and skill level and will be discussed, along with other benefits at interview stage

Starting rate will be £11.55 (plus the 25% for the back shift)

In addition to the above: -

  • 25 days holiday per year plus all statutory bank holidays
  • Weekly pay
  • Company pension scheme
  • We do not pay sick pay, its SSP after the qualifying period
  • Any overtime is paid at time and half

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