5Axis Machinist

5 Axis Machinist 


Salary negotiable depending on experience



Full description


Skillection are recruiting on behalf of their engineering client based in Huntingdon.


They are seeking a fantastic 5 AXIS Machinist to join their team who manufacture components for the aerospace, defence, automotive and motorsport industries.          


Job Purpose

             Setting and operating 5 axis machines

             Running off-line programs

             Online programming and editing

             Inspection of components using analogue and digital handheld measuring equipment

             Operating and programming touch probes

             Reading engineering drawings

             Tool setting

             Machine alignment checks

             Manual machining operations

             Communicating and recording information and instructions


 Key Responsibilities 

             5 Axis machine operation, including –

o             Tools setting and checking

o             Part setup

o             Operation of Fanuc controller

o             Running off-line programs

             Creating and editing programs

             Inspecting parts to engineering drawings

             Reading engineering drawings including understanding geometric tolerancing

             Ad hock jig and fixture creation

             Loggings hours on route cards

             Carry out daily maintenance checks

             Machine maintenance

             Ensure that quality is maintained to specific requirements

             To provide clear communication and instructions to team members and to all other departments

             To ensure that all materials are used efficiently and recorded as required

             Fully comply with company policies including Health and Safety


To be considered for this excellent opportunity please submit your CV via the online instructions or contact Helen for more info 07388 363113. Good luck.