CNC Miller / Setter / Operator / Junior Programmer

To support in meeting the demand for milled parts.

Manchester, UK

Full Time, Permanent

GCSE or higher in Maths and English.

Closing Date: Friday 25th March 2022



General Duties

  • Read drawings, use hand measuring equipment, quality checking.
  • Setup CNC machines, include tools, vices, measure tool dimensions and find/check zero points on the actual work piece.
  • Read and understand programs.
  • Edit program/tools to match with the demanded drawing tolerances.
  • Good material handling, as good cosmetic finish is essential at all times.
  • Maintains machining centres, coolant filling, machine cleaning, etc.
  • Plan workload on the shift, support lights-out operations when possible.
  • Record new information, by photo, video, text, etc.
  • Communicate with rest of the team in order to reduce mistakes to a minimum.

Health & Safety

  • Comply with company H&S procedures and legislation and safe systems of work.
  • Ensure you work safely and maintains safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and regulations.
  • Identify any hazard, make safe and report.
  • Correct use and storage of PPE and RPE issued.

About You: 


  • Haas Control or Fanuc.
  • 3 axis vertical, 4 axis horizontal machine centres.
  • Basic IT skills (Excel, Outlook).
  • Must have a good understanding of mechanical processes and practices.
  • Ability to read and understand drawings.
  • 5 axis experience.
  • Experience with automation (robot).
  • Inventor.
  • Mastercam.
  • 5 axis CMM experience.
  • Epicor.
  • Experience of working within a disciplined ISO 9000 environment.
  • Experience of working with Heidenhain.


  • Must be able to communicate efficiently with multiple stakeholders.
  • Pro-active.
  • Organisational skills.
  • Must be a team
  • Good organisational skills.


Applications should be made by forwarding a copy of your up to date CV and covering letter to or alternatively, you can submit your application by post to: Elcometer Limited, Edge Lane, Droylsden, Manchester, M43 6BU.