CNC Turner Setter / Operator (Fanuc + Manual Guide)

Permanent Position

Competitive rates of pay – plus some overtime and profit related bonus

Are you a CNC Turner Setter / Operator looking for a vibrant and progressive working environment?

Do you have experience in a subcontract services setting? Can you efficiently set and operate with Fanuc & Manual Guide controls?

If so…, this is your opportunity to join a close-knit team in a busy and cutting-edge subcontract precision engineering environment.

At Field Engineering, you’ll be at the heart of innovative mechanical work involving mild steel, stainless steel, super duplex, brass, aluminium, and plastic manufacturing.

Multi-tasking and always in the thick of the action, you’ll be regularly setting and operating CNC multi-axis lathes, using Fanuc controls (some machines have Manual Guide).

Join us, an established and respected business now in its 54th anniversary year, and be valued as a loyal, hardworking employee.

The Benefits:

  • Some overtime available at time and a half.
  • Annual bonus potential, based on individual performance and company profit
  • Working hours 7.30am to 4.30pm Monday to Thursday and 7.30am to 1.30pm Friday.
  • 24 days’ annual leave, with bank holidays on top
  • 3% contributory pension
  • Sick pay scheme after 2 years service
  • Wage review after 3 month probation with pay increase based on ability.

The Requirements:

  • Industry experience in a subcontracting environment – familiarity with daily changes
  • Setting & Operating CNC multi-axis lathes (two axis experience is a minimum; four axis would be ideal) with minimal supervision – at least five years’ experience
  • The ability to change and reset machines, multiple times per day, independently
  • Attention to detail – first-off inspections using Vernier, thread gauges and bore mic’s
  • A good work ethic; you’ll have demonstrated reliability and loyalty in previous positions
  • Organised; the ability to multitask, looking after one or two machines, at any given time


Please submit an up-to-date CV, tailored to this opportunity. Thank you for your interest in joining Field Engineering.