An exciting opportunity has arisen for a CNC Setter Operator to join our Components team at our Northampton site.
Duties of the Setter Operator will be to manufacture cylinder heads and blocks as well as a variety of other engine components for super/hyper car manufacturers. Set & operate multiple CNC machines, read and edit programs as required to perform operations. Conduct quality control checks using a variety of measurement equipment. Inspect and maintain machinery, tooling and equipment to ensure parts produced conform to specification and minimize production downtime
Set and operate CNC machines (Hitachi Seiki and Matsuura)
Manufacture/modify engine components to support internal and external engine development
Be able to use measuring equipment to ensure components meet customer requirements
Perform basic TPM on all equipment including cleaning and lubrication.
Mentor and instruct juniors & apprentices to perform manufacturing operations when required.
Be committed to continuous improvement and suggest improvements regarding methods, processes, and tooling. Fulfil any other reasonable requirement consistent with departmental objectives.
Consider the health and safety, environmental and energy impact of all activities.
Support the Company’s compliance with the Data Protection Act 2018, following policy and best practice.
Ability to read, interpret and communicate technical information.
Be able to read and understand machine code.
Ability to problem solve and see errors in NC code.
Have knowledge of multiple machining methods.
Be experienced with work holding methods.
Have experience with tool setting and tool measuring equipment/pre-setters.
Be able to use various measurement equipment to gauge components