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  • Job Posted: 04.02.2022
  • Closing Date: 30.09.2022

CNC Machine Operator – Days

  • Location: Portadown
  • Salary: Not disclosed
  • Type: Permanent full-time

Job Overview:

CNC Machine Operatives are trained to operative 3-5 axis CNC machines to produce a various range of aerospace components from materials such as aluminium and titanium.

Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Prepare and load raw materials and parts onto the machines.
  • Translate instructions into computer commands so the machines can perform the correct function.
  • Understand specifications of the task at hand and the desired result by reading blueprints, mechanical drawings etc.
  • Supervise the machines while they execute the tasks and make any necessary adjustments to produce a better result.
  • Inspect and measure finished products using specific measuring equipment and compare them with requirements to determine if the process has been completed properly.
  • Perform preventative maintenance checks on the machine.
  • Finish parts keeping within quality requirements using hand tools to sand/smooth part edges.
  • Complete paperwork such as process sheets, NCRS, job cards.
  • Check and maintain machinery daily to ensure functionality.

*NB: The above list is not an exhaustive list of responsibilities and duties. From time to time the employee may be required to transfer to other departments to help with demand.


Essential Criteria:

  • GCSE (or equivalent) in Maths.

*No experience in CNC Machines required.

Hours of work:

(46) Days: Monday – Thursday 07:00 – 19:00


  • Production
  • Engineering
  • Manufacturing


  • Competitive salary.
  • Generous annual leave allowance.
  • Enhanced maternity leave.
  • Enhanced paternity leave.
  • Learning and development opportunities.
  • Free onsite parking.
  • Paid medical appointments.
  • Subsidised gym membership.
  • Cashback healthcare plan.

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