Operations / Production Manager

Location: Hereford
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: 56,000 - 65,000
Reference: OPM01

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gap professional are operating as an employment agency on behalf of its client, a reputable based company who are looking for an experienced CNC Miller preferably with aerospace experience.

Job Type: Permanent
Location: Yate
Hours of work: Monday to Thursday 7.30am to 4.00pm. Friday 7.30am to 1.00pm (1/2 hour unpaid lunchbreak)
Salary: £14.09 per hour


You will be responsible to programme, set and operate either Hurco Control System (Winmax/Ultimax) (conversational or G Block codes programming) controller CNC Mills to produce ground support components. Experience of 4 axis machining would be an advantage.

Key Responsibilities:


  • Create, load, examine and modify CNC programmes;
  • Set up tools and load materials onto CNC machine;
  • Carry out machining of components;
  • Carry out inspection, including first-off inspection to the authorised level;
  • Identify and report drawing errors and suggest improvements;
  • Work with managers and supervisors to implement the Company’s policies and business objectives;
  • Make a positive contribution to maintaining a workplace that is healthy, safe, neat and tidy
  • Carry out any other duties reasonable within capability as required by the Workshop Supervisor.

Experience, attributes & skills sought:

  • Winmax programming experience (essential)
  • Fully skilled engineer/tool maker with CNC milling experience;
  • Able to work with metric and imperial drawings
  • CNC setter/operator with experience of full programming;
  • Used to working to fine tolerances with ferrous and non ferrous materials;
  • Able to interpret engineering drawings;
  • Able to use a wide variety of measuring equipment;
  • Heidenhain and OneCNC programming experience desirable;
  • Able to work under own initiative;
  • Flexible, courteous, friendly and positive approach;
  • Discretion, confidentiality and professionalism at all times;
  • Eligible to work in UK.

In return, you will benefit from:

  • 22 days holiday (3 day shutdown over Christmas)
  • Pension
  • 2 x annual salary life assurance scheme
  • Free Parking
  • Company provides PPE & Eye tests

Closing date is 15th May

To Apply please follow the application process for the site this job is advertised on or email your CV