CNC Turner – Bedford, Bedfordshire

CNC Turner

Quest Employment

Bedford, Bedfordshire


Job Title / Position: CNC Turner
Job Ref no: ED-TCNC

Position Type: Permanent

Branch Location: Recruitment agency in Bedford

Work Location: Bedford

up to 30000 per annum

Shifts / Hours: Monday – Friday

Job Description:

Role: CNC Operator/Turner

Location: Bedfordshire

Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum


An exciting opportunity to work for a well known Manufacturer in the Bedford region.


You will:

  • Work in an environment of continuous improvement and follow the Right First Time philosophy in the manufacture of quality parts
  • Refer to drawings, tool list and set-up sheet to obtain appropriate tooling and measuring equipment and return upon completion of job
  • Mark out if required, load and unload components manually or by jib crane to work piece chucks or fixtures. Set correctly and secure
  • Set the CNC machine tools to program setting sheet, using multiple tooling stations. Set gear shaper m/c
  • Operate the CNC controls, having a basic understanding of machine tool programming and produce component parts to company standards. Operate semi-automatic gear shaper
  • Carry out dimensional and visual checks using appropriate measuring equipment and gauges, to ensure components meet inspection standards
  • Ensure required standards of safety are adhered to, machine cleanliness and routine machine lubrication is carried out
  • Report to supervision any machine tool or measuring instrument defect to minimise scrap and downtime
  • Liaise with Production Engineering, Quality and Supervision in problem solving and determining maximum efficiency
  • To carry out any reasonable task or project that may be required by the value Stream Manager


The perfect candidate:

  • Working to engineering drawings
  • Good manual dexterity
  • Experience with CNC machines
  • Ability to work efficiently to deadlines
  • Good attention to detail
  • Flexible and hardworking
  • Ability to prioritise
  • Calm under pressure
  • A team player, with an efficient and proactive approach

Quest Employment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and as an employment business for temporary recruitment.

Date Advertised: 20 February 2023
Date Closes: 28 February 2023


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