CNC Programmer, Punch Press Operator, Setter

Job description

Our client, an engineering company based in Houghton le Spring, is recruiting for an experienced temporary CNC Programmer to join their team.

The Role:

Duties will include:

  • Setting and operating a CNC punch press in a factory environment.
  • Machining of a variety of materials
  • Ensuring machine runs smoothly with any defaults reported immediately.
  • Working to health and safety guidelines and self-inspection.


The successful applicant for this CNC Programmer position must have:

  • CNC programming experience.
  • CNC Punch Press and setting experience.
  • CAD CAM experience and sub contract experience.
  • Experience working to and reading engineering drawings.
  • A good attitude to working in teams and working to meet targets.
  • Experience effectively programming machinery.
  • Ability to be responsible for self-inspection of each job.


  • Salary: £12.00 per hour progressing to £14.00 per hour.
  • This is a temporary position which has the potential to become permanent after a probationary period of 3 months. (12 weeks)

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