CNC Programmer

Job Description

CNC Milling Machine Programmer

Job Reference: KYCNC2805

Are you an experienced CNC Programmer? This is could be a great opportunity for you!

VANRATH are working with a leading company in producing high-quality hydraulic cylinders and components. They pride themselves on innovation, efficiency, and a commitment to excellence. We're seeking a motivated and skilled CNC Programmer to join the dynamic team and contribute to their ongoing success.

What's in it for you

  • Salary £17-£20 per hour (depending on experience)
  • Overtime is available regularly (time & a half)
  • Health Cover
  • Pension
  • Long service reward

Working hours:

Monday to Thursday 7.30am - 4.30pm Friday 7.30am - 1.30pm


  • Accurately read and interpret engineering drawings.
  • Program, set up, and operate a 5-axis CNC mill to produce machined parts.
  • Perform in-process inspections and quality checks according to our internal quality system.
  • Work meticulously, paying close attention to workmanship.
  • Meet set efficiency targets.
  • Operate in accordance with company health & safety policies in the workshop environment.
  • Always operate safely and responsibly.
  • Check and maintain machinery daily to ensure functionality.
  • Maintain good housekeeping and a safe working environment.
  • Be flexible and adaptable to business needs.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the team leader within reason and capability.


  • 3 years of experience in a similar role.
  • Ability to write and edit programs on CNC milling machinery.
  • Experience with Fanuc i-series controls.
  • Previous experience working to quality standards.
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings.
  • Strong numeracy and literacy skills.
  • Proficient in verbal and written English.
  • Demonstrated strong timekeeping and attendance record.

For further information on this or any other Engineering or Manufacturing vacancy, please apply via the link below or contact for a confidential chat.