CNC Turners required in Gateshead - OIL & GAS

Tyne & Wear
Engineering & Manufacturing
CNC Turner
Display Salary:
£26762 pa
Date Posted:
15 Mar 2019
Vacancy Type:
Job Description
Calling all CNC Lathe Programmer / Setter / Operators, who lives in and around Gateshead... We are recruiting for a world renowned organisation that work within the the Oil & Gas sectors.
You will be working within the companies Pressure Performance Systems department and will strive to produce world class quality, precision machined components from raw material stage to completed product, for use in both subsea environments as well as a variety of bespoke end uses.
You will be responsible for your own productivity output, utilising various manufacturing processes and disciplines, including turning, some driven tool applications, and 5 axis mill/turn processes. 
You will be working a 37.5 hour and will be rewarded with a exceptional pay package that equates to £26,762 (£13.72/hr) - There is an opportunity to increase your salary after a successful probation but this is based on performance. (£28,709 / £14.72/hr)

This position will just be day shift for the time being. Monday – Friday 7am - 3pm (with a view to moving onto shifts 7am-3pm / 3pm - 11:30pm to cope with demand)



• Operate designated machines safely and competently, ensuring that all HSE and housekeeping standards are maintained.
• Carry out designated tasks as instructed.
• Interpret Engineering drawings manufacturing components within set tolerances.
• Interpret Engineering drawings from sketches, existing drawings, and electronic images identifying the most efficient, cost effective tooling/programming solution without compromising quality or safety
• Follow a workload schedule highlighting any key areas which may prevent meeting weekly targets
• Demonstrate awareness of and promote company objectives, policies and procedures.
• Demonstrate desire and willingness to promote and ensure that 5S principles are adhered to.
• Ensure all company policies surrounding, health & safety, quality requirements and housekeeping are met.
• Adheres to inspection criteria, policies and procedures without exception.
• Take part and contribute in toolbox talks.
• Report discrepancies in job route times as soon as they are identified. Communicate them to the Section Leader and implement changes when requested.
• Attend daily briefings, actively engaging in positive discussions regarding potential problematic areas.
• Record accurate time entry (WIP)
• Identify and report quality related issues to Section Leader.
• Accurately describe events during quality related investigations, aiding the Section Leader to understand the root cause where required.
• Willingly assist Section Leader to eradicate identified or potential areas of non-conformance.
• Respond to identified process improvements and implement them willingly.
• Carry out other duties as and when business requirements dictate as may be reasonably expected by line manager.
• Identify technical issues and seek support to rectify them whilst offering solutions where possible.
• Strive to assist with maintaining all relevant KPIs in Safety, Quality, Cost, Delivery and Engagement whilst identifying areas for improvement.
• Assist with streamlining and improving overall manufacturing efficiencies and process performances to reduce overall direct labour costs.
• Action all tasks assigned to maintain high levels of target achievement as designated by Section Leader.
• Cover holidays and absence by working overtime in line with business needs.
• Travel as and when required.
• Ensure that all procedures/paperwork is completed, kept up to date and signed off by the relevant person. 

Time served apprenticeship in CNC Machining.
Minimum 2 years experience CNC Turning/Lathes or Milling machining centres.
Good working knowledge of the Oil and Gas components.
Working knowledge of Fanuc CNC lathes and CNC borers.
Comfortable machining components of varying sizes and complexity.
Higher education, HNC/HND, in CNC Machining including range of operating programs.

5 axis Fanuc machining (Mill/Turn machines).

Experience of CAM utilisation.

Experience of working with Mild Steel, Alloys, Stainless Steel and Duplex.

Machined valve/flowline equipment.

Working within API Q1 specifications.

Mazak mill/turn experience.


You will be working a 37.5 hour and will be rewarded with a exceptional pay package that equates to £26,762 (£13.72/hr) - There is an opportunity to increase your salary after a successful probation but this is based on performance. (£28,709 / £14.72/hr)