CNC Operator - Diamond Turning or Optics

Location: Ilminster
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £30,000
Reference: BBBH1603
Contact Name: Guy Allen
Expiry Date: 2020-12-18

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Permanent
Location: Ilminster
Hours of work: Rotation of earlies and lates – Monday to Friday
Salary: Negotiable and dependent on experience
The position is responsible for maintaining, setting-up, operating and troubleshooting CNC diamond turning machines.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintain equipment, setup and operate CNC diamond turning machines
  • Understand optical manufacturing drawings
  • Understand ISO and MIL specifications
  • Create CNC programs for diamond turning machines
  • Make adjustments to established CNC programs with minimal supervision
  • Select and adjust tooling changes as needed with minimal supervision
  • Designing of diamond turning jigs and fixtures
  • Inspect and measure diamond turned optical parts to ensure conformity to specified tolerances
  • Perform optical tests including interferometry and profilometer tests to determine optical quality
  • Perform cleaning operations to keep work area machinery maintained



Experience, attributes & skills sought:
 

  • 2+ years of experience in CNC machining (Optical manufacturing preferred)
  • GCSE or equivalent qualifications in English, Maths and Science
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
  • Working knowledge of CNC diamond turned optical components
  • Ability to use precision measuring tools and optical test equipment
  • Ability to read optical drawings
  • Continuous improvement through process development
  • Knowledge of manual handling
  • Strong organisational and communication skills



Closing date is 17th December 2020
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