5 Axis CNC Machine operator

£30,000 - £45,000
Date Posted
16 December
Closing Date
31 January


Role: 5 Axis CNC Machine operator

Reporting to Engineering

Salary – OTE £35,000 pa dependent on experience


Exactaform cutting tools are looking for an enthusiastic, professional Machine engineer to join a newly created department. The candidate will take responsibility for the manufacturing of tool bodies and customer components. We are looking for candidates with strong machining expertise with and emphasis is on versatility and tenacity.


The following list is a brief overview of the role


  • Setting and operating DMG (Siemens) 3 axis milling machine with Lehman 4th and 5th axis
  • Small batch work and 1 off’s
  • Programming (Offline yet to be determined) complex components to very tight tolerances
  • Operating Measuring equipment
  • Setting and running R+D tests
  • Customer demonstrations
  • Test reports



Key Skills


  • Time served engineer (Essential)
  • Machine Shop experience (Essential)
  • Siemens, Heidenhain (Essential)
  • CAD CAM and Cad use (Essential)
  • Quality driven
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbally and written
  • Detail-oriented and extremely efficient



Any other reasonable request from a member of the Management team.


You will be joining a growing company, with a growing team with a range of experience levels. Exactaform offers great job security, full training, and opportunities for progression. There is also the option for overtime.

The hours of work for this role are

Days: Monday – Thurs 7.30am-4.30pm, Friday finish at 12.30pm

Shift work: dependent on business needs