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CNC Setter / Operator (Aerospace)

CNC Setter / Operator (Aerospace)

Bitton – Bristol, Bath

£31,800 – £34,125 + overtime + 25 days holiday + pension + days only

Are you a machine setter and operator looking to be part of the Engineering team directing a well-established and respected aerospace manufacturer into its next phase of growth?

Are you from a CNC operating background looking to join a leading aerospace manufacturing business with over 80 years history supplying some of the most prestigious names in the market such as Rolls Royce?

On offer is an opportunity to work for an Engineering business with a focus on training, development and career progression where you would have the opportunity to progress within the company.

You will be a CNC Setter Operator and your role involves the setup, operation, and maintenance of CNC machines. Your expertise in machine setup, and precision machining will ensure the production of high-quality parts that meet strict industry standards and specifications.


  • Experience in setting up CNC machines, including installing workpieces, fixtures, cutting tools.
  • Ability to set Work Shifts including 4th Axis and Trunions
  • Ability to select and install appropriate cutting tools, tool holders, and fixtures for the machining process
  • CNC Setter/Operators must have a keen eye for detail and the ability to monitor the machining process closely, making adjustments to tooling or machine settings as necessary to maintain precision and quality
  • In-depth knowledge and experience in operating CNC machines, specifically Heidenhain & Fanuc Controls

The person:

  • CNC setting and operating experience
  • Knowledge of Engineering drawings

This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to progress their career and to work with a reputable organisation supplying into the aerospace industry

BBBH: 8370

Keywords: CNC Operation, CNC Setter Operator, CNC Miller, CNC Turner, Machine Operator, Precision Engineering

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