CNC Operator/Programmer

Based in Blenheim, South Island

The company:

We manufacture rowing rigging parts for clubs and schools throughout NZ. We manufacture machined parts and do work for several large clients locally and throughout NZ.

The Role:

To set up, operate and maintain the CNC Machine, working with the fabrication team on projects. Programming parts using Cam package from solid works step files.

About you:

  • 3 years’ experience as CNC Metal Machinist using a variety of CNC machines
  • Experience in interpreting drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample parts to determine dimensions and tolerances of finish workpiece, a sequence of operations, and setup requirements
  • Ability to measure, mark, and scribe dimensions and reference points on material or work-piece as guides for subsequent machining as necessary
  • Ability to select, align, and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on machines as necessary to machine parts as required
  • Ability to calculate and set controls to regulate machining factors such as speed, feed, coolant flow, and depth and angle of cut
  • Ability to set up and operate machine tools according to detailed drawings and specifications
  • Ability to observe machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining, and adjusts machine controls as required
  • Ability to set up and operate machines on trial run to verify accuracy of machine settings or programmed control data
  • Knowledgeable in mechanical aptitude to troubleshoot machine problems
  • Knowledgeable on CNC programming
  • Be a honest worker that can deliver a product in a reasonable timeframe.

What the company can offer:

  • Work is based in a family orientated part of NZ.
  • Heart of New Zealand’s wine region with Marlborough sounds on the doorstep.
  • 4 Weeks per year annual leave
  • Future growth prospects for the right person.

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